(Here is an important and timely guest post from our friends at EPA’s Energy Star! You can keep cool and save energy. Happy summer, Non-Toxic Kids readers!) Even…

The bug season is in full bloom!  For us up in Vermont, it is an unpleasant trifecta of mosquitoes, black flies, and deer flies. Across the East coast,…

(First posted at MomsRising.org) One of my least favorite things about parenting is applying sunscreen. The kids despise it. They squirm. They scowl. They walk away. It takes…

During summer water usage spikes. With more and more pressure on our fresh water supplies, it is critical that we curb water use to protect this critical resource. …

What: Please join us tonight for #EcoTipTue, a tweet chat about how (and why) to avoid pesticides this summer! Where:  on Twitter How: Go to Twitter.com and type…

I’m thrilled to announce that I recently started working with MomsRising on the issue of reducing toxics. I’ve been a member of MomsRising since it began, and since…

By Monica Patel, Implementation Strategist, Suntex International Inc. Children love summer—mostly because it’s a break from school—but that doesn’t mean learning should come to a halt. ‘Summer Slide’…

We all know it is NOT easy to fit in fitness and exercise while full time parenting.  At least at home, we can schedule workout time based on…

Earlier in the summer, I reviewed Dolphin Organics new non-toxic mineral sunscreen.  Did you see it?  Now if you look the right of this post, you’ll see they…

Want to save some money, limit wasteful packaging and artificial colorings, get more fruit in your kids, and make them smile hugely? Make your own popsicles! I received…