Fellow Parenting Blog to Follow (and Some Tips on Winter Baby-Wearing)
Mama Greenest shares one of her favorite parenting blogs, which offers some helpful tips on winter baby-wearing
Baby-wearing is safe (and healthy) if done correctly. If you have a sling, wrap, or backpack-style carrier and are unclear as to how to use them safely and effectively, here are some useful how-to videos
Water Babies: How to Protect Your Baby from Sunburn When You Can’t Use Sunscreen
Babies under six months old shouldn’t wear sunscreen — so how do you protect them in the glaring sun? PLUS: Green Living Tip of the Week
Little Bodies in Motion
Six months is only just a week away, but still my daughter just isn’t into rolling.
Taking the Baby Green Show on the Road
Mama Greenest unleashes a few of her travel tips for the green mommy-on-the-go.
Waddle n Swaddle
wear and eco-friendly clothing for baby. The shop also provides toys and teethers, diapers
Close to You
I am ready to issue this baby an eviction notice.
Kids’ Clothing Stores and Children’s Consignment Shops in the Hudson Valley, NY
Haute hand-me-downs: Pint-sized fashion meets the green movement at these kid-centric consignment shops
Sale of the Week: Feb. 24-Mar. 2
This week’s big deal: 30% off at Waddle n Swaddle in Poughkeepsie and Rhinebeck
What Goes Around Comes Around
I can’t help but wonder: If we placed a higher premium on family then we do industry, how would our society be different?
Hot Child in the Country
It’s hard to know what the best thing to do is when it’s 90 degrees and sunny outside: You want to keep baby out of the sun, but exposure is unavoidable. So how do you keep them safe and comfortable?
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Here’s my recommended reading list for those in the family way and looking for a little guidance, or at least a good laugh
10 Ways to Beat the Winter Blues
Has the snow and cold got you down? Cheer up: Just because it’s winter doesn’t mean you can’t have any fun. From snowshoeing and swing dancing to bargain shopping, we’ve got ideas on how to defend yourself against the winter doldrums
If just the sight of the bright outdoors isn’t tempting enough to get you and your baby out and about, consider these great warm-weather ideas
Sale of the Week: Mar. 25-31
This week’s big sale: Oh, baby! March Moving Madness Sale at Waddle n Swaddle Maternity Boutique in Poughkeepsie
Try these comfy carriers for tots — and moms — on the move
You Can Go Your Own Way
Mama Greenest loses the war against The Pacifier. Valley moms: What do you think of the "bink?"
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I think every new mom struggles with how to process the unsolicited advice and opinions of those around her. And when it comes to “alternative” parenting choices, doing things “differently” is subject to a lot of raised eyebrows.