April 2011

One mom's plan to raise a kid — without raising greenhouse gases

Appeal to Chuck Schumer: Handmade Toy Alliance Fights the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act to Support Small Businesses

The Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act includes legislation that threatens small businesses. Find out how to update the act so Mom and Pop toy shops can continue making safe and affordable products for children


The Vaccination Vexation

Mama Greenest reflects on the sensitive issue of whether to vaccinate her child

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Troll Dolls Get a Facelift

Why the world — let alone a kid — needs a “sexy” troll doll is beyond me


One mom's plan to raise a kid — without raising greenhouse gases

About This Blog

Shannon Gallagher

Shannon Gallagher
Rhinebeck, NY

Dutchess County native Shannon Gallagher is a contributing editor for Hudson Valley Magazine. An erstwhile thrill-seeker, these days she courts disaster of a different variety wrangling a spirited toddler, honing her vegan baking skills, and chasing the ever-elusive work-family balance. She teaches Pilates and does fascial bodywork, and lives in Rhinebeck with Coraline, a cat named Otie, and Sushi the Fish (named, of course, by the toddler).



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