Hey Holly! Do you have a recommendation for baby-safe mosquito repellent? My little guy is getting eaten alive and I’ve been trying to find something safe to fight the blood suckers off! Thanks Emily V. Austin, TX
Hey Holly- I’m having people over tonight & I don’t want everyone to be eaten alive by mosquitoes. I know you mentioned lavender was a natural repellent, but that hasn’t grown in yet. what else can i spray or sprinkle, etc to keep them at bay? thank you!
If you’re looking for a fun destination, earth sciences field trip or just a way to break up a long cross country drive, consider Crater of Diamonds State Park in Murfreesboro, Arkansas. My son has been interested in minerals and gems for at least 3 years, so we have ventured out in search of fossils, … Continue reading Crater of Diamonds
Johnson & Johnson announced this week that they will be removing harmful chemicals from their personal care products, thanks to the Environmental Working Group. “Our advocacy for safe cosmetics paid off big time today. Together with our partners in the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics, we convinced Johnson & Johnson—one of the largest cosmetics companies in … Continue reading Johnson & Johnson
Summer is here! Since it’s beach time again, remember to use a chemical free, mineral based sunblock for your precious baby’s skin. Here is my favorite: Badger Sunscreen SPF 30 It’s also mosquito central in these parts, so here is the best natural bug repellent I can find: Burt’s Bees Herbal Insect Repellent 4 fl … Continue reading Summertime Necessities