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February 12, 2013

Growing Up Green

Raising kids is challenging enough without the added worry of the environmental consequences of your shopping choices. Don’t sweat it—Green Living is here to help with a checklist featuring this year’s top eco baby products. Busy parents will also love on-the-go lunch ideas from Whole Foods Market. In addition, we have tips on how to grow healthy kids with Yoga, Pilates and natural nutrition, and an insightful article about kids and healthy risk-tasking. Plus: enter our TWO latest contests to WIN green parenting gear (including a VIP family pass for four to the Green Living Show’s EcoParent Village) or a ‘Love Your Whole Body’ prize pack with safe, natural body care products!

As always, we love to share tips and inspiration for a healthy you. Check out six natural beauty secrets and try these delicious recipes: hearty Pumpkin Roti, Mini Vegan Kale and Mushroom Quiches and Chocolate Strawberry Flapjacks (Valentine’s Day breakfast in bed, anyone?).


Slideshow: Green Living's Eco Baby Checklist
Healthy green products for peace of mind more»

Growing Healthy Kids with Yoga, Pilates and Natural Nutrition
Ideas for happy, healthy children more»

Risk or Challenge?
Know the difference... more»

Six Natural Beauty Secrets
Tips to ditch the chemicals, save money, and get glowing—the natural way! more»

Love Your Whole Body Contest
Enter for a chance to win a gift basket of amazing products from the Whole Body Premium Body Care Line more»

great recipes:

On-the-go Lunch Ideas from Whole Foods Market
Fuel your afternoons with these delicious and healthy recipes more»


Chocolate Strawberry Flapjacks
Indulge your sweet tooth without compromising your health more»


Real Food for Real Kids—Pumpkin Roti
An easy, tasty meal featuring the flavours of India more»

Mini Vegan Kale and Mushroom Quiches
These nutrient-packed morsels are sure to become a family favourite more»


Poisoned for Profit
By Philip & Alice Shabecoff

EcoParent Magazine

The Best Homemade Baby Food on the Planet
by Karin Knight & Tina Ruggiero

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