Delivery Room Decisions

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Before delving into this week’s topic, I wanted to reflect back on “The Dirty Dozen” post from several weeks ago. I came across yet another article touting the benefits of organic produce, specifically for children and pregnant women. Once again, despite the controversy surrounding this topic, I remain convinced that organic is the way to… Read more »

National Preparedness Month: Part 4; On The Move

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September is National Preparedness Month (NPM)! NPM is held each September as a way to encourage Americans to take simple steps to prepare for emergencies in their homes, businesses, and communities. Each week through the month of September we’ll be bringing you posts designed to help you be better prepared in the event of an… Read more »

A Trip to the Zoo

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This week, I am straying a bit from the typical “Green Mommy Chronicles” format, which archives my experience as a mama in pretty much chronological order.  Occasionally, just to liven things up, I may decide to throw in musings about an article I have recently read or a more current experience.  Hence, today’s post. This… Read more »

Should Parents Caught With Marijuana Lose Their Children Even if they Can’t Be Prosecuted?

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I read an interesting article recently in the New York times an increase in parents who are caught with minor amount of Marijuana, so minor that it’s not even enough for charges to be filed, are finding themselves in the middle of child welfare investigation resulting in the removal of their children from the home…. Read more »

National Preparedness Month: Part 3; Your Home

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September is National Preparedness Month (NPM)! NPM is held each September as a way to encourage Americans to take simple steps to prepare for emergencies in their homes, businesses, and communities. Each week through the month of September we’ll be bringing you posts designed to help you be better prepared in the event of an… Read more »

8 Tips for Keeping Your Child Safe While Home Alone

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Every new school year brings a whole new list of worries, concerns and decisions for working parents. The biggest being, do I leave my child home alone? Unfortunately, this is not a question that can be answered by anyone but you. Take into consideration that each and every child is different, even if they are… Read more »

Green Product Review – Play Clay

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A natural play clay made by Mama K’s, this set of five is made with essential oils and ingredients you understand. Gluten-free, vegan and non-toxic, this play clay is great for kids or even for your office to relieve stress. A natural play clay made by Mama K’s, this set of five is made with… Read more »