With our roots in San Francisco, Apple Park was founded with a vision to create environmentally responsible and luxurious products for babies and children. Apple Park’s Picnic Pals were inspired by classic children’s toys, reinvented with the finest eco-friendly materials available. From a family of experienced toy makers, Apple Park’s founder, Angie Ting, set out [...]
Shannon Harlow, Sweet Pea Baby Planners Dallas interviews Matt Genova, Nook Sleep System
How is Nook Eco Conscious?
Nook is the only infant bedding system to consider infant health across platforms of breathability, non-toxicity and cleanliness in the creation of all of its products. Every detail from sleep surface to zipper is carefully questioned, analyzed and [...]
By Shannon Harlow, Sweet Pea Baby Planners Dallas
Despite your beliefs in how our dear Mother Earth came to be you can’t help but marvel at her magnificence and recognize that she too requires our full cooperation to maintain her stability. This wonderful planet is our only home and if we fail to care for her, she [...]
By Kim Walls, M.S.
Episencial Founder & CEO
You should feel great when you shop for organic foods, especially for your baby! You are making a conscious effort to reduce exposure to pesticides and preservatives for your family and the planet. But have you looked at your personal care products lately? The products you use every day [...]
This stylish car seat cover doubles as a stroller cover and offers multiple features and benefits to both parent and child. Among these is not having to worry about a draped blanket falling off your carseat handle onto your child. The Buggy Shady is easily placed on the carseat or stroller and just as easily [...]
If space conservation was ever an issue while furnishing a home with baby gear, Joovy offers one way to ‘fold up’ your concerns: The Nook Highchair. The Nook’s one-hand compact folding feature allows for this highchair to easily be tucked away when not in use. Such a feature is ideal for homes with smaller dining [...]
Launching in Spring 2011, Bugaboo will offer their answer to the need for a double stroller: The Donkey. Why is it called the Donkey? Because a donkey can carry cargo with ease and is known for being faithful, intelligent and eager to learn. This stroller has lots of storage space as a single, and converts [...]
Baby wearing is a desire or necessity for many parents, although it can become quite awkward trying to keep both you and baby warm in the colder months. Many times adults just drape blankets over the child to protect them from the chill, but beginning in Fall 2010 Moms will no longer have to sacrifice [...]
BooYah Baby’s Luxury Stroller Liners are compatible with many major stroller brands. These covers are minky-soft and offer additional padding for your little one to rest comfortably in. One stand-out feature is that they are easily removable and machine washable so keeping your stroller clean can be quick and easy. With 20 different [...]
Episencial skin care products are both fun (the packaging features the artwork of Eric Carle) and safe for kids of all ages. Kim Walls has created a skin care line that contains no harmful chemicals such as additives, petroleum, and parabens; therefore you can rest-assured about using these products frequently on your children. All of the ingredients are disclosed [...]