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Videos for entertaining or to inform about eco-topics, kids and baby stuff

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The book gives many examples and is full of ideas how to paint or even write with your fingerprints or make cool pictures with handprints. It also uses stencil technique filling the space with fingerprints. You can try the online application on Marion´s page here: you paint the handprint and you can even send it [...]

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If you want your child to learn and to be better prepared for life, let it play. Unfortunately children today have a very busy schedule and do not play as much as in former times and lose much time in front of screens (for me this is not to play, see also this post). I [...]

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A Book of SLEEP by Il Sung Na

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Have a look at the cute video that tells you the whole story:

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Well, we switched to energy saving light bulbs to save energy, we are anyway forced to in Europe by legislation. What is not so well-known is that energy-saving light bulbs (also called compact fluorescent light bulbs or CFLs) contain MERCURY that is released when accidentally broken. You can easily break a bulp at home having [...]

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 Inspiration needed: Have a look at my post about ingenious ECO-friendly gifts for Father´s Day.   I adore this video, which depicts very well what it means to be a mom... #worldstoughestjob Created by Boston Agency Mullen, which posted  a job listing online for a "director of operations" position. The requirements sounded really tough and quite brutal: [...]

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macarons-babyecochic

Macarons stands for luxurious organic and fair trade textiles, clean design, and traditional craftsmanship with a contemporary twist. The brand name derives from the luxurious, delicious, colorful, exquisit and stylish pâtisserie: macarons, which are exactly the adjectives I would use to describe  their collections for babies and kids. The founders Julie Carol and Veit Kohlhoff, parents [...]

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I always liked to grow plants and grow fruit or vegetable seeds. Please have a look at the video of a very smart girl of Third grade, who explains the importance of organic with an easy experiment... BRAVO, Elise! Here you go:

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Happy-Mies-van-hout-babyecochic

Happy by Mies van Hout is a real work of art. It was Stella´s Christmas gift, because she is always happy and of good humor. It is a book with wonderful drawings of fishes in different states of hymor. We have it exposed in the book shelf as if it was a framed painting. I [...]

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TWINS: LOVE squared – Play to be only child

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I started last week with this regular post: Friday is Twins-day sharing photos of our twins Maya and Zoe. Our girls were around three months at the time the picture was taken. They were quite conscious of their twin sister, their "shadow" and their favorite game of both of them was to "play to be only child". [...]

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Press-here-Herve-Tullet-babyecochic

This books makes you smile and your kids will love it. We bought this book in New York. It has simple drawings, but the idea is ingenious. It reminds me of one of my favourite books when I was a kid Little blue and little yellow by Leo Lionni with its color dots and minimalistic [...]

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