Mothering Special Report – CPSIA

little girl playing with blocksWith the the holidays just around the corner many of us are focused on choosing the most natural gift options for our children. This Mothering Special Report on the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act will keep you up to date on how this law is influencing the way toys and other childhood products are tested before they hit the marketplace, as well as how the laws are affecting small businesses. Plus, don’t forget to check out the Nov/Dec 2009 issue of Mothering for lots of help on finding the perfect natural toy options.


News - Mothering news and bulletins on CPSIA

Articles - articles past and present on toy safety

Discussionsread and join the following discussions and many more on the Mothering Forums


Where to Find Safe Toys

There are many resources and shops that provide information and/or sell safe toys and other children’s products. Here are a couple from Mothering to get you started.

The Nov/Dec 2009 toy issue of Mothering Magazine has a ton of information to help you make those tough buying and gift giving decisions.

Any recent issue of Mothering includes the Strokes of Genius review section with lots of natural product suggestions.

Mothering eblasts present a diverse array of advertisers offering natural toys and other products for your family. Get them when they come out by signing up for the newsletters or visiting the archived versions online.

Check out the Mothering shop for gift options that sometimes include natural toys.

Look through the Mothering WAHMarket for WAHMs selling many great natural products.

For a little fun check out the 2009 holiday Toys Toys Toys giveaway!