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Top 13 Easy Ways to Naturally Boost Your Immune System During the Quarantine

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Top 13 Easy Ways to Naturally Boost Your Immune System During the Quarantine

Constant reports of COVID-19 outbreaks might give you just a tiny bit of anxiety. The good news is that there is much more you can do to protect yourself and your family than just hoarding hand sanitizer and toilet paper (aka #panicbuying).

World Health Organization’s advice is pretty straightforward and simple: wash your hands, distance yourself from anyone who’s coughing or sneezing, avoid touching your face. (WHO also offers an excellent list of COVID-19 myth busters and tips on coping with stress for adults and children.)

In addition, there are a bunch of natural ways to help fortify your immune system. Here is the list of what has worked well for Charlie Banana® family over the years.

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8 Fun Things to Do When You’re Stuck at Home with Kids

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8 Fun Things to Do When You’re Stuck at Home with Kids

Snow days, rainstorms, sick days… There are plenty of reasons you might need to spend a few days at home with your kids.

Whether you’re a stay-at-home parent or a working one, being stuck in the house with young children might sound like trying to keep a hurricane in a box, which is — horrifying.

But don’t panic! There are many ways to turn an I-can’t-escape-this-place day into so-much-fun-indoors one.

Here are a few ideas of what to do with kids when you can’t go outside...

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Black Friday is Here!

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Black Friday is Here!

The moment you have been waiting for is here! The biggest sale of the year has just dropped! What are you waiting for? Get to it! Automatically get 15% OFF all products in our store with code 2019HOLIDAY15 — or take 40% OFF all SALE items with code BFCM40 at checkout! (Or do both with two separate orders, we won't judge.) Diapers, swim, training pants, feminine pads, totes, soap, amber — are ALL ON SALE! And they're going like hot cakes.  Don't wait too long. The time to shop is NOW!

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Happy Thanksgiving from Charlie Banana®!

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Happy Thanksgiving from Charlie Banana®!

Image credit: Emma Parkinson Do you know what we love about Thanksgiving more than anything else? No, not the stuffing, not the shopping and not even eating the leftovers next morning (even though we LOVE stuffing, shopping and leftovers!). More than anything, we enjoy being reminded of how blessed we are and how much we have. We have caring families, awesome teammates and a mission that keeps inspiring us even 12 years through this journey. We have healthy food, drinking water, access to healthcare and eco-friendly hygiene products, and a safe and cozy place to return to every night. We...

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15% Off Pads and Pouches for Environmenstrual Week of Action!

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15% Off Pads and Pouches for Environmenstrual Week of Action!

Get excited! This year, Charlie Banana® is taking #PeriodAction and joining Wen (Women’s Environmental Network) in its 2nd annual Environmenstrual Week of Action! When? The week of 12 — 19th October, 2019. Where? Worldwide. What’s happening? All kinds of #Plasticfreeperiods events, including the Environmenstrual Festival in the UK. Also, the last day of #EWOA2019 is marks the National Period Day in the US — first ever! To support this initiative, organized by @periodmovement, you can sign the petition to end period poverty. Here at Charlie Banana®, we are celebrating by having 15% OFF select feminine pads and multi pouch bags (use...

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