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If you are struggling with finding the right balance between work and your family, turn to these tips to attain happiness both personally and professionally.
Summer beach days are fast approaching! Beyond the sand and surf basics, encourage kids to get creative at the shore this season by making sea life “touch tanks,” and creating beach art in the open air.
Try this tasty vegetarian (and vegan) alfredo for a healthy weeknight dinner.
We love our neighborhood toy library, but found they wouldn’t accept certain toys. Now we’re donating toys in unexpected places.
Guest blogger Elise Roth Edwards and her family plan for spring gardening and growing food.
Each week guest blogger Elise Roth Edwards and her family set intentions for their meals. This week their focus is on being present for each other.
As our family focuses on nourishing meals and traditions, we’re practicing setting clear intentions. This week, our intention is to continue to bring joy and celebration to family meals, even when life is busy and stressful.
Get your children excited about helping with the garden this year with these five fun activities.
Andrea Carrothers, a registered dietitian with Horizon, makers of organic milk and dairy products, has developed several new quick, calcium-rich recipes that make perfect after-school snacks.
Guest blogger KyLynn Hull shares how food affects her culture and family.
Guest blogger Faith Moser shares her struggles adjusting to life with a toddler and his finicky relationship with food.
Guest blogger Faith Moser shares a family-friendly recipe for spaghetti casserole.
Mike Benziger, founder and winemaker at Benziger Family Winery in Glen Ellen, California, answers five questions about his 2010 Sauvignon Blanc, Sonoma County.
Mike Benziger, founder and winemaker at Benziger Family Winery in Glen Ellen, California, answers five questions about his 2007 Signaterra Three Blocks Red.
Serve seasonal fruit kebabs with a delicious, homemade raspberry fruit dip!
Enjoy this recipe for a delicious and moist variation of banana bread, made with almond flour! 
These little loaves are packed full of protein, vegetables and deliciousness!
This sweet cake is the perfect addition to a cup of tea, a brunch or dessert!
Getting kids outdoors and into nature helps promote healthy child development physically, emotionally, intellectually and socially.
Feed your family a healthy snack alternative—roasted chickpeas!
Use these five steps to encourage water conservation with children!
Munch and crunch on nutritious kale chips with this easy recipe!
Help your kids develop their green thumb by teaching them to compost.
Ecoike creator Faith Moser shares a healthy, easy and family-friendly muffin recipe!
Your kids will have fun sinking their fingers into this safe and natural play dough.
Seeking out social support, whether from friends and family, a support group or talk therapy, can help overcome depression as part of a natural treatment plan.
Guest blogger KyLynn Hull shares a creative project to display favorite old family recipes with pictures the people who made them. 
Enjoy a hearty Italian dinner with this recipe for stuffed pasta shells, courtesy of Muir Glen.
Guest blogger Bill Hutchins comments on the relationships of our family and community and natural world.
Natural Home assistant editor Kim Wallace reviews natural body wash from Kathy's Family.

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