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You've found the right place to learn about natural parenting methods. We love sharing what we have learned while raising our son.

We can explain how to practice elimination communication, so your baby can start using the potty. And if you are preparing to introduce solid foods, you'll want to check out our posts on baby led weaning (BLW). We also recommend natural and organic baby products that make parenting easier.

You may want to start by reading our Baby Shower Registry Checklist and our Packing List for Giving Birth.

Natural Parenting Blog Posts

Baby Led Weaning Gear Guide for Introducing Solids

Baby Led Weaning Gear Guide | Introducing Solids with Real Food

Ready to start Baby Led Weaning (BLW)? This Baby Led Weaning Gear Guide will help you gear up for introducing solids with real food! Checklists of BLW equipment and suggested products for: (1) use at home, and (2) eating out.

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What is Baby Led Weaning? Introducing Solids with Real Food

What is Baby Led Weaning? | Introducing Solids with Real Food

Baby-Led Weaning is the introduction of solid foods when your baby is ready, through self-feeding of real food. This method requires trusting your baby to develop their eating skills through exploring the tastes and textures of various foods.

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Baby Led Weaning Book Gil Rapley Preview

Baby-Led Weaning: Introducing Solid Foods | Book Review

“Baby-Led Weaning: Introducing Solid Foods” is the go-to book for starting solids with the Baby-Led Weaning (BLW) approach. There is no need for purees, just go straight to finger foods!

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Tips for Nighttime Elimination Communication

Are you hesitant to try elimination communication at nighttime? These tips can help you ease into the realm of nighttime EC. You may just find that practicing EC is easier at night than during the day!

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10 Unexpected Benefits of Babywearing

10 Unexpected Benefits of Babywearing

Here are 10 unexpected benefits of babywearing that I discovered while forgoing a stroller and wearing my baby everywhere.

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How to Dress Your Baby for Elimination Communication

These tips on how to dress your baby for EC make practicing elimination communication easier. Start with a cloth diaper, tee shirt, and leg warmers.

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How to Practice Elimination Communication 101

How to Practice Elimination Communication: EC 101

Wondering how to practice Elimination Communication (EC)? This brief overview of Natural Infant Hygiene 101 will explain the basics of how to start.

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What is Elimination Communication?

Elimination Communication (EC) a.k.a Natural Infant Hygiene, is a practice of communicating about and promptly responding to a baby’s elimination needs.

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Natural Eco-Friendly Green Baby Registry Checklist

Natural Eco-Friendly Green Baby Shower Registry Checklist

This green baby registry checklist can help you find natural, eco-friendly and organic baby products to include on your baby registry or gift to a friend.

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