Former journalist turned eco-chemical conscious mom blogger Aida Garcia-Toledo delves into the dilemma that every parent faces: the prolific presence of flame retardants in children’s carseats. The founder of NonToxic Munchkin blog examines the unavoidable car seat chemicals, why they are an important consideration when choosing a carseat, and what you as a parent can do to minimize your child’s exposure to these health-hazardous flame retardants.
September Is Baby Safety Month
We now know that SIDS is more than likely the result of accidental poisoning due to toxic gases released from baby crib mattresses, so what can a parent do to prevent SIDS from occurring? Lani Axman, a homeschooling mother, author, and blogger examines the presence of flame retardants in crib mattresses and the practice of mattress wrapping as an effective SIDS prevention method, along with other helpful, preventive tips for parents.
A typical baby’s Standard American Diet is commonly portrayed as the realm of infant formula, rice cereal, applesauce, teething biscuits, Zwieback toast and Cheerios. In a consumeristic society, conventional wisdom has an odd way of merging with marketing maneuver. These revisions to common sense seep in slowly, until we suddenly wonder how did our current customs come to stray so far from the way of our ancestors?
Tons of articles appear on the media warning us of the risks of breastfeeding due to breast milk contamination with toxins, but is all the hype warranted? An in depth analysis by Tracy Cassels, PhD, from Evolutionary Parenting, on a study conducted years ago examining the presence of PFASs (perfluoritnated alkylates substances ) in breast milk, and the subsequent warnings and hoopla from the media against breastfeeding that has resulted in even years later.
If you’re attempting to live a Paleo lifestyle, you may be wondering how you will ever find happiness living a life without pizza.That’s why in honor of Cheese Pizza Day, Primal Kidz Mag has scoured the Paleo blogosphere for 7 Paleo Cheese Pizzas that leave the parmesan, mozzarella, and veggie crusts at the door.
Gluten free blogger Rachel Ruvo shares her recipe on Primal Kidz Mag for a quick and easy weeknight meal with a Paleo twist on Spanish chicken and rice, using pressure cooker pulled chicken and seasoned cauliflower rice.
September 13th is International Chocolate Day, so what gives you a better reason to indulge in Paleo friendly chocolate than an international holiday? Primal Kidz Mag compiled a short, but worthwhile list of 5 Paleo Chocolate Recipes To Make For International Chocolate Day that will certainly give you reason to celebrate such a fun holiday!