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tion to new moms worldwide. In addition to containing basic new parent must-haves, each Baby Box includes a custom, CertiPUR certified non-toxic mattress so that it can double as a safe sleep place for infants. The Baby Box Co. is the first and only company to offer traditional Baby Boxes to consumers outside of Finland. The product line has been so popular that even Finnish news outlets like The Helsinki Times have been singing their praises! At Natural Mother Magazine we strive to promote brands that make the world a better place. The Baby Box Co. boxes are sustainable, emphasize organic products, and sales benefit a number of charitable organizations including Children International,

Room to Grow, and Elizabeth House among others. Clary and Vick report that institutional orders are on the rise as hospitals and non-profit organizations step up in support of Baby Boxes and facilitate distribution of this affordable, safe infant sleeping solution to new parents. Fortunately, The Baby Box Co. also offers Baby Boxes to individuals via their website at www.thebabyboxco.com and Natural Mother Magazine readers receive 15% off with coupon code NCW15 at checkout. If you are expecting a little one soon, snag this deal and try this special Finnish tradition for yourself! So‌should babies sleep in boxes? Given the research, safety, and sustainability factors at play, we’d say that the answer is a resounding yes. NATURAL MOTHER MAGAZINE | 79

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Sept./Oct. 2014  

Sept./Oct. 2014