Category: ’Ecological Responsibility and Love of Nature’

5 Ideas to Make Hiking Fun for Toddlers and Preschoolers

July 15th, 2013 by Dionna - 1 Comment

I want to pass on a love of hiking and the outdoors to our children. But in order to do that, I need to make sure our hiking adventures are fun for them. The interests and motivations of little ones are different from mine: whereas I wanted escape from a desk, my toddler might be more interested in the freedom to play in the dirt. Today I’m sharing 5 ideas to help make hiking fun for little ones.

9 Insider Tips for Farmer’s Market Newbies

August 14th, 2012 by Dionna - 17 Comments

Are you getting the most out of your farmer’s market?

Easy Positions for Elimination Communication with a Newborn

February 13th, 2012 by Dionna - 17 Comments

Interested in learning about elimination communication with a newborn? I’m sharing our experiences with our newborn so far.

The Shortest “Newborn Baby Registry” Checklist, Plus Baby Gear You Probably Already Own

August 18th, 2011 by Dionna - 13 Comments

Who needs wipe warmers and cribs? Not this mama! Many parents who are interested in attachment parenting methods find that they do not ever need or use many of the items on traditional newborn registries. This list includes less than ten baby items that my family deems “essential.” What would be on your must-have list?

An A-Z List of Some of the Cutest WAHM Cloth Diapers Available

July 4th, 2011 by Dionna - 16 Comments

Welcome to the First Annual Freedom of Cloth Carnival This post was written for inclusion in the Freedom of Cloth Carnival hosted at Natural Parents Network by Melissa of The New Mommy Files and Shannon of The Artful Mama. This year’s carnival will run from Sunday, July 3rd through Saturday,…


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