Getting your kids to go green

June 15, 2010 5:22:54 PM PDT
Help your kids live a green lifestyle they can feel good about.

The "Dirty Dozen" must-buy organic produce:

  • Apples
  • Cherries
  • Grapes
  • Nectarines
  • Peaches
  • Pears
  • Raspberries
  • Strawberries
  • Bell peppers
  • Celery
  • Potatoes
  • Spinach
Other organic foods worth considering:
  • Milk
  • Grass-fed beef
  • Poultry
Ingredients to avoid in bathing and skincare products:
  • Fragrance
  • Harsh detergents (sodium lauryl and sodium laureth sulfates)
  • Parabens
  • Talc
Green Cleaning Solution:
  • 2 parts water
  • 1 part vinegar
  • 1 drop Castile Oil
  • 1 squeeze lemon
Click here to read an article from Mom magazine about teaching kids how to be environmentally friendly.

About Abigail Tuller:

Abigail Tuller has 19 years of editorial experience ranging from music to sports and fitness and now parenting.

She has been the editor in chief of Pregnancy magazine since February 2006 and is thrilled to have just sent to print the premier issue of Mom magazine. She and her husband are happy parents of two active boys, Mason, 6, and Rex, 4.

She lives with her family in San Francisco.

For more information, visit www.pregnancy360.com


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