Stuff We Love

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Stuff We Love

Check out these great finds that we just can’t live without

Fresh Produce
Here’s one way to get your child hooked on veggies: Taraluna’s organic Egyptian-cotton caps and teething toys. The vibrant hues come from natural dyes, and each purchase supports Third World artisans. ($16 for each hat and toy set;

Smart Shopper
Forget paper and plastic. Red Envelope sells a set of five reusable mod grocery bags from Envirosax. Each sack holds as much as two plastic bags, and all five fold into the purse-size pouch (included) for easy transport to the store. ($35 per set;

Snap To It
These organic cotton-velour diapers adjust with snaps to fit newborns up
to age 2 and don’t need covers. ($18;

Any Which Way but Loose
This workhorse of a carrier from Moby can be used in front, as a sling, and on your hip or back. It stays surprisingly tight and is comfy to wear. Now the company has an organic cotton version. ($70;

Grime Be Gone
Like the idea of green cleaners but find they don’t really clean? Clorox’s Green Works, an all-purpose, natural spray, got the gunk off our counters. ($3.50; at mass retailers)

Book Buddies
We adore these cheery rhino bookends made from rubber trees. And they’re as eco-
friendly as they are appealing. Normally, the trees are burned when they no longer produce sap, but ImagiPlay uses that would’ve-been-wasted wood to make all its nursery accessories. ($30;

Rad Romper
Sprout’s California-cool layette pieces are made of featherweight bamboo fabric. As if the cute factor wasn’t enough, the company donates $1 of each sale to a climate-change fund. ($44;

Earth-Friendly Eating
Table Topper disposable place mats have made many a restaurant stop easier. Now they’re fully biodegradable (in 9 months to 5 years, not 70 years as for many “biodegradable” products). Check out the fun new Baby Einstein design!
($9 for 20;

Must-Have Made Better
What could beat a Gerber Onesie, that baby basic none of us can live without? The revamped Gerber Onesie made of organic cotton. You have your choice of solids, prints, four colors, and animal designs, all sweet as can be. (Sold in sets of two, $12;

Bubbles for Baby
California Baby’s Party! organic bubble bath is the first we’ve seen that’s specifically made for babies. The mild, frothy suds come from plants that are pesticide-free and sustainably grown. Bonus: Each supersize bottle comes with a bubble wand. ($12.50;

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