Photo: iStockphoto As a practically perpetually pregnant person -- I'm a mom of three and have been either pregnant or breastfeeding for 10 years of my adult life -- I've needed to make my surroundings clean in a nontoxic and green way. Don't get me wrong, I'm no snooty domestic diva. I strongly believe cobwebs not only keep mosquitoes at bay, but also lend a bit of atmosphere to a room. However, when you're expecting, things change. The most relaxed housekeeper becomes fascinated with the promises of specific mops on the home shopping network. You spend countless minutes perusing the …
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Lynda Fassa is the founder of Green Babies, the oldest existing organic cotton clothing company in the U.S., and the author of the upcoming Green Babies, Sage Moms: The Ultimate Guide to Raising Your Organic Baby. She lives in Westchester, N.Y., with her husband, three daughters, and crazy dog Rosie.