Getting all the members in your family to agree on something can be challenging. Everyone has their own ideas, preferences, and habits. With something as important to you as sustainable living, you just may have an opportunity to get everyone on board, as long as you keep it simple, and play to your audience. Here are some ideas to help each member of your family cooperate and get involved with being sustainable.
Technology is now, and will forever be, a large part of human existence. For instance, over 65% of the jobs children entering school now will hold as adults don’t even exist yet! So it just makes sense to take a proactive approach integrating technology carefully and wisely into your family’s life. Here's a few tips how to make technology work for your family.
The earth’s problems won’t be solved in a week, a month, a year, a decade, or even a generation. Yet together, we have started the long journey towards saving our planet.
Even the smallest individual effort can have a positive effect. You just need to start. Here are three things you can do to make a difference (besides shopping with Under the Nile, of course).
Have you ever wondered why "pink is for girls" and "blue is for boys?" Who makes up these rules, anyway? What were baby clothes like 100 years ago? What will they be like in 100 years from now? We decided to dig into history and share this fascinating history with you!
One of the most important (and fun) things to do in preparation for a new baby is shop for your newborn’s layette, which is basically your baby’s first wardrobe collection and associated items.
If you’re going to be a new mom, you may not be aware of all the things you’ll need to keep your little bundle of joy warm and comfy. No worries! Use our suggestions below as sort of a layette checklist, to help you prepare for your baby’s arrival.
Everyone knows that Egyptian cotton is considered the best cotton in the world. But do you know why?
There's quite a few things that set us apart from other baby clothing companies. Read about why our organic Egyptian cotton baby clothes and toys are the best.
Teething is an exciting time! Your little one is growing up right before your eyes and you can see those little tooth buds right under the surface of Baby's swollen gums.
You've got this. And we want to help! Here's some of our favorite teething related items.
Do you want to WIN some of our favorite items that will help you cope with teething? Read on....
When I first started Under the Nile 20 years ago, no one even knew what organic cotton was!
'Organic' was a word associated with Hippies and Tree Huggers. No one was interested or cared about organic cotton yet. I hit the pavement to sell Under the Nile, personally going from store to store, trying to show everyone our unique products and telling them about our special mission of Organic and Fair Trade baby products.
Commit to a Green Friday and shop only with ethical and sustainable companies this Holiday shopping season! Just 'say no' to the chaos and negativity of Black Friday.
Halloween is a fun night for kids! But the cost of a costume that is realistically worn for just one night is not fun for any parent.
Don’t worry, we have some great DIY costume ideas using an Under the Nile favorite… Long Johns! You'll be warm and cozy in your "costume" and will also have a comfy pair of Long Johns long after the Halloween Hoopla is over.