Fresh Finds: Jurlique, Speesees, Honest Kids, Plum Organics

Healthy ways for kids to eat, drink and be merry, and eco-conscious goods for your little lambs.

| March/April 2008

  • Keep your kids healthy with these eco-treats.
  • Green goodies for the little ones of the family.
    Photography by Michelle Galins

This Forest Stewardship Council-certified Galap Rocker comes in five nontoxic finishes and is assembled with low-VOC glues. 15-inch-wide chair: $89. Available at  Sage Baby NYC .

Dress your little one in a Speesees organic-cotton jacket. Speesees’ sweatshop-free garments are naturally dyed and hand-sewn in a southern Indian village, where workers are paid a fair, living wage. Speesees donates $1 from every $100 online order to the village elementary school. Sizes for 0 to 3 years. Lamb jacket: $40. (415) 552-5808; Available at  Speesees

Sage Creek Naturals’ organic-cotton onesies are colored with low-impact vegetable dyes. There’s no nickel or lead in the bottom snaps. Rocket Man onesie (0 to 3 months): $21. (877) 513-2183; Available at  Sage Creek Naturals .

Cuddle up with a plush SoySilk Pal made from cashmere-like SoySilk fiber. A tofu byproduct, soy fiber is free of the petrochemicals typically found in stuffed toys. 10-inch-tall goat: $24. Also available: bear and bunny. (877) 298-2984; Available at  Tofu Bear .

Babies 9 months and older will go gaga for Plum Organics’ savory chicken whole grain pasta and super greens, both rich in key nutrients for bone, muscle and immune system development. Two 4-ounce containers: $4. Available in the Whole Foods freezer section.

The body-length CozyPure Bed-Buddy makes a huggable comfort pillow for kids. Covered with organic cotton, it gets its fluff from either kapok (silky seedpod fibers) or chemical-free wool. Twin-size body pillow: $62 (kapok fill) or $83 (wool fill). (800) 229-7571,

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