posted on April 20th, 2015 by Kim Kaczor-Wardlow
Lifefactory was born in 2007 when pediatric feeding specialist, Pam Marcus, and integrative designer, Daren Joy, joined together to develop a line of health-minded, design-forward baby bottles. The company has grown and the product line has expanded, but the purity of their original vision remains.
For 17 years, Pam was a pediatric physical therapist and feeding specialist at Oakland’s Kaiser Hospital. She is an expert on infant development, trained to observe and measure an infant’s key milestones including motor-physical, growth, social, and language skills. Pam grew concerned about the prevalence of harmful chemicals and plastics in the systems that feed and hydrate children at their most vulnerable stages. After years of wondering why there weren’t healthy and innovative alternatives for families, she helped create Lifefactory.
As an award-winning integrative designer and architect, Daren has an innate sense of aesthetic, proportion, and style that… Read More
posted on April 13th, 2015 by Silvia Navas
Are You D-ficient?
Vitamin D can be found in many foods such as dairy and fish - you can even get your dose of vitamin D simply by sitting in the sun. And yet, many individuals could be deficient in this all-important nutrient for their health. Why? Certainly those who are vegan or vegetarian would not be getting enough D3 in their diet and would want to consider supplementation, along with those in northern climates who don’t spend as much time outdoors in the sun. Regardless of whether you fall into one of these categories or not, chances are you may not be getting adequate amounts of vitamin D.
mykind Organics from Garden of Life® offers a full range of Certified USDA Organic, Non-GMO Project Verified supplements made only from real food - over 30 fruits, vegetables and herbs. Absolutely free of synthetic binders and fillers, meaningful amounts of vitamins and minerals are carefully combined to benefit specific dietary needs. All of this goodness is wrapped up using Garden of… Read More
posted on March 23rd, 2015 by Kim Kaczor-Wardlow
Once upon a time, a dad named Christopher and a mom named Jessica found themselves utterly frustrated trying to find the perfect products for their babies and homes. They both wanted an ideal; not only effective, but unquestionably safe, eco-friendly, beautiful, convenient, and affordable – EVERYONE SHOULD HAVE IT! So, naturally, these dreamers set out to create products that they would be comfortable with based on their ideal, and that families all around can feel the same comfort level. This all stemmed from a belief that every baby deserved the best we can create for them.
This was the inspiration behind the creation of The Honest Co., which provides natural, safe, beautiful, and effective products for your family & home. The Honest Co. line of products includes everything from diapering, feeding, bath & body, cleaning, vitamins, and more.
With that, Bristol Farms was proud to partner with The Honest Co., and introduced a robust selection of their products in 2014 in… Read More