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7/1/2013 9:25:16 AM
Ingredient Spotlight: Salt
    “Salt is the only rock directly consumed by man. It corrodes but preserves, desiccates but is wrested from the water. It has fascinated man for thousands of years not only as a substance he prized and was willing to labour to obtain, but also as a generator of poetic and of mythic meaning. The contradictions it embodies only intensify its power and its links with experience of the sacred.” Margaret Visser, 20th century author     Considered a gift from the feng-huang, or phoenix, salt has been a documented part of Chinese medicine since 2,700 years B.C. History has seen salt used as currency for trading...
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Categories: Ingredients, Body
5/21/2013 1:00:00 PM
Weleda Chats #babytips
  If it takes a community to raise a child, we know the perfect one. Join Weleda and our special guests, as we round up the best tips and tricks from parents, experts and you! From caring for baby’s skin, getting kids to sleep, and traveling do’s and don’ts, don’t miss this opportunity to pass along your wisdom, hear from other parents worldwide and win Weleda prizes.  When: May 28, 2013 at 9:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. EST Where: Twitter, we will be using hashtag #babytips. (Also found on TweetGrid) Special Guests:               @HAPPYsuperfoods - Julie Hough, Social Media...
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Categories: From our Experts, Baby
5/13/2013 8:55:55 AM
Our Favorite Baby Pins
Will you be at the New York Baby Show this weekend? Our partner drugstore.com will be there with tons of Weleda samples, prizes and friendly hello’s. In honor of the show, we were recently asked by drugstore.com for our picks, tips and tricks for raising baby green; they turned our selections into a great Pinterest board! Because we love to share here are a few of our favorite pins from the Weleda Expert board:   Great quotes for parents gathered by the ParentingInformer:                                               We...
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Categories: Baby, Tips & Tricks
5/6/2013 3:09:12 PM
#babychat with Drugstore.com
  We’re going to New York Baby Show this month – or at least our samples are. Stop by Drugstore.com’s booth to pick up a sample of Weleda, ask questions and learn something new!     In honor of our partnership with Drugstore.com and our participation in the upcoming New York Baby Show we’re throwing a Twitter Party! Please join us on May 8th at 12pm PST with the hashtag #babychat. Hear from moms and dads just like you on their best travel trips, baby skin care advice, eco-savvy insights and more! Plus there will be chances to win Weleda Baby Care prizes. Don’t miss it! New to Twitter? Check out this...
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Categories: Baby, Tips & Tricks
5/1/2013 4:00:00 AM
Best Baby Tips
In the latest issue of the Weleda Magazine, we asked some of our favorite moms to share the best baby care advice they ever received. Inspired by their choices, we've pulled some of our favorite tips together for a Best Baby Tips page. Now we want to hear from you! Starting May 1 we invite you to share all of your best tips for moms and families. From pregnancy to toddlers and beyond, enter your favorite go-to tip in the comments below and you’ll be entered to win one of three Weleda gift baskets ($300 MSRP). The contest runs from May 1 until September 30, 2013. The winners will be randomly selected, so the more tips you...
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Categories: Baby, Tips & Tricks
4/8/2013 11:28:37 AM
Parent Tested Parent Approved
      There is no better recommendation than the compliments we receive from parents who use our products. That’s why we couldn't be more excited that the parent testers from Parent Tested Parent Approved(PTPA) have awarded our Calendula Diaper Care their seal of approval!  The PTPA testers tried out the Calendula Diaper Care over the course of a few days in their homes on their babies and evaluated the cream’s effectiveness. With this seal, you know that other moms and dads have tried it, loved it and suggested it to their friends.  In fact, we loved seeing some of the great feedback the parents...
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Categories: Baby, Natural living