Are horse parts really used to make glue or is that just an icky rumor?
February 8, 2010, 5:24 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Matt Hickman helps a teacher sort out a sticky situation involving glitter and a roomful of 8-year-olds.
First lady takes on childhood obesity
February 1, 2010, 11:27 a.m.
Video: Michelle Obama kicks off a campaign to confront childhood obesity at a YMCA in Alexandria, Va.
Do you have any good eco-friendly gift ideas for Valentine's Day?
January 29, 2010, 5:20 a.m. by Chanie Kirschner
Trust Chanie Kirschner when she says you can't go wrong with flowers and chocolate -- organic or free trade, of course.
Where can I find carbon footprint info on baby gear?
January 20, 2010, 5:16 a.m. by Morieka Johnson
These Web sites offer detailed information about the toxicity and environmental impact of many baby items.
Why our bloggers are optimistic about 2010
January 5, 2010, 8:03 a.m.
Here's at least 8 reasons to be happy about the dawn of a new year — and it's not just that 2009 is over.