The battle of the lunchbox is one parents have been fighting for years. From slimy insides to yucky smells to potentially toxic chemicals leaking into food, combating the dark side of food storage has prompted brands like PlanetBox to think outside the box. (Pun very intended!) Made of pro-grade stainless steel, PlanetBox’s eco-friendly bento style lunchboxes have eco mamas saying, ‘Yes, please!’
Feeding & Nutrition
From healthy lunchbox ideas to strategies for coping with picky eaters, here’s everything you need to know about toddler feeding and nutrition.
Finding healthy foods that your kids are willing to eat can be tricky. (By tricky we mean borderline impossible!) However, it’s incredibly important to keep kids well fed so that they can have the right kind of energy to grow, play, learn and sleep properly. Thanks to Pinterest – we found some amazing options! Here are our six tried and tested lunch ideas that our own kids love!
You made sure that your baby’s bottles were free from nasties, but have you given much thought to what your child’s drinking vessel is made from? Here’s what to avoid and three of the best bottles on the market…
Weaning is about breastfeeding less, but it’s also about navigating all the emotions that come with it. Our breastfeeding educator Sarah Siebold breaks it all down and reminds us that booby blues are a real thing.
What’s the breastfeeding mom of a toddler supposed to do? Our lactation educator Sarah Siebold gives her two cents about why seasoned breastfeeders need support too.
What’s a parent to do when they find out that the healthy food they’re feeding their kids is in fact exposing them to some serious harmful chemicals? Green Living expert, Aida Garcia-Toledo discusses.
Since 1972, 10 million Stokke Tripp Trapp high chairs have been added to dinner tables around the world thanks to famed Norwegian industrial designer, Peter Opsvik. The ergonomically designed and museum-worthy high chair can be used from birth to teen/adult years and is now available in an array of vibrant colors that will suit any décor!
Finding the perfect highchair isn’t always the easiest task. Many parents are strapped for space, while others don’t want to deal with the mess that often comes with reaching the self-feeding milestone in an overly padded chair. To help you find the right one for your tot (and your home décor,) we’ve outlined the questions you need to ask when considering a highchair and listed a few of our favorites.
The options are endless when it comes to creating a bento box lunch. Holistic nutritionist, Carley Mendes, shares her favorite lunch time ideas.
Green Living expert, Aida Garcia Toldedo shares her insights on the dangers of toxic cooking tools and utensils