Whether you are just headed down the street for #thanksgiving day or traveling across the country to visit loved ones, chances are Baby is going with you. And, because these events are very rarely scheduled around #naptime, this might also mean prepping for an impromptu #nursery in the guest bedroom/office, which probably means you're packing a #travelcrib. To help you choose the best one for you and your little one, we found the best ones out there that are free from nasty chemicals (think flame retardants, vinyl, etc. ) that your baby really doesn't need in order to have a safe and peaceful nap. Check them out!
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But, it's an important part of growing up healthy (and can be pretty cute). We spoke with Dr. Julia Getzelman from @getzwellpediatrics to get some tips for introducing solid foods that are healthy, delicious, and help avoid unnecessary pesticides, preservatives and additives. We even have a couple of recipes to test with your little one.

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Snack time!

Instead of grabbing for a bag of chips or packing the beloved fruit roll up for the kiddos, take a look at some of our favorite make your own snack recipes. Salty or sweet, chewy or crunchy, we've got something for everyone. Not only are they healthier because you can control the ingredients, but they don't have any of that excess packaging either.

We rounded up some pretty awesome lunch packing essentials. They may not help you figure out what's on the menu for lunch, but it definitely makes what to pack it in much easier. Bonus, all of these items are #plasticfree #nontoxic and #reusable. So, stock up and get ready to #foodstagram your next packed lunch. #becausehealth .

And, choosing one that is both comfortable and non-toxic is great way to keep your baby happy and healthy. Here's our roundup of non-toxic crib mattresses to help you set up your perfect nursery. All of them are free of added chemicals like flame-retardants and vinyl. Happy sleeping... no matter how many hours it may be.

It's a big step for protecting kids and the food we eat! Thank you @nrdc_org for sharing and helping make this happen.
#pesticides #pesticidefree #momlife#dadlife #kids #healthyfood #fruitandveg#fruitsandveggies
REPOST: The EPA illegally delayed its ban on chlorpyrifos, so we sued and won!💪⚖ Today, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals sided with @NRDC, @Earthjustice, and our partners, and ruled that the EPA must finalize its ban on chlorpyrifos—a pesticide linked to learning disabilities in children—from use on produce sold in the U.S. within 60 days. 🥦🌶🥕🍓 Learn more about this case by visiting the link in our bio.

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