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Kiwi Patient Expert

San Francisco, California
KIWI is dedicated to helping parents raise their children the healthiest way possible. Our charge is to introduce families to the latest in natural and organic living - showing how to practice this lifestyle on an everyday basis. We know that achieving the right balance between the real world and... Full Bio
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Bedtime for the Garden by Kiwi Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living by kiwilog In Pennsylvania, autumn usually brings crisp days and clear nights, but so far we’ve had nothing but rain. My 3-year-old sa ... Read on »
Snacks to get you through the pre-holiday holiday season by Kiwi Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living by kiwilog For most people, the late summer months usually bring about the anticipation of the change in seasons, with trees’ leaves t ... Read on »
Educating the Whole Child by Kiwi Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living by kiwilog No matter how old I get, September always feels like the beginning of the year to me. Maybe it’s all those years in ... Read on »
Keep it green with eco-friendly mobile apps by Kiwi Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living by kiwilog I’ll be honestI love my smart phone. In fact, I’ve become so dependent on its many uses and functions that I barely ... Read on »
Get ready for a costume swap! by Kiwi Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living by kiwilog Image: Flickr user GetHiroshima It’s not quite Halloween yet (school’s barely gotten started!), but National Costum ... Read on »
President Obama announces $25 billion for improving schools by Kiwi Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living by kiwilog Last night, President Obama made a monumental announcement – his proposed American Jobs Act will provide $25 billion ... Read on »
Eco-Emi helps you go green by Kiwi Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living by kiwilog Going “green” can be a challenge, particularly when it comes to personal care and beauty items. Reading labels and p ... Read on »
Proud dad, smart kid, & delicious tomato salad by Kiwi Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living by kiwilog Last week, I had one of my proudest moments as a gardener and a dad. I was in the kitchen preparing a tomato salad when I ... Read on »
School snacking done right with Kashi by Kiwi Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living by kiwilog It’s back-to-school time, which means not only thinking about what’s going in your kid’s lunchbox, but what they’l ... Read on »
Fishing For Answers by Kiwi Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living by kiwilog Two years ago my mother read a book on the dangers of eating red meat and poultry and decided to change her diet to mainly ... Read on »
Sometimes washing your produce just isn’t enough by Kiwi Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living by kiwilog Properly sanitizing your fruits and veggies may not be enough anymore. While bacteria is usually found on the surface of pr ... Read on »
National Take Your Parents to Lunch Day by Kiwi Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living by kiwilog School food has come a long way from the pale-colored goop and mystery meat some parents might rememberso why not ta ... Read on »
No time to exercise? Guess again! by Kiwi Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living by kiwilog Before moving to New York, I was somewhat of a gym rat. And if the term gym rat conjures up images of a super-thin b ... Read on »
Back to school safety first by Kiwi Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living by kiwilog                   My summer is coming to an unavoidable end as I start my last w ... Read on »
Sweet news about sugar by Kiwi Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living by kiwilog Photo: Flickr user howzey Too often, it seems the news we hear regarding diet and obesity isn’t very good: Reports ... Read on »
Win a beach vacation for the whole family! by Kiwi Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living by kiwilog Yes, it may be August and yes, for those of you lucky enough to live near a gorgeous white sand beach, the thought of a res ... Read on »
Milk builds strong bones? by Kiwi Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living by kiwilog As a lactose-intolerant child my mom brought juice to school for me to drink at snack time when all the other kinder ... Read on »
Sleep like a dog by Kiwi Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living by kiwilog It’s been another busy week here at KIWI. So busy, in fact, that I’m left with one thing and one thing only on my mi ... Read on »
Could your child’s car seat be hazardous to her health? by Kiwi Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living by kiwilog You’ve likely made it your priority to know what’s entering your baby’s bodyboth natural and unnatural. From the foo ... Read on »
Celebrate Family Day by Kiwi Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living by kiwilog Image via flickr user Bedtime Champ American Family Day isn’t exactly a major holidayor even, it seems, much of a m ... Read on »