From time to time, people have criticized Nicole Richie for being something of a ditz, for only being famous because she’s famous, and for keeping bad company, but I’d like to send kudos her way for her recent decision to raise her children — 2-year-old Harlow and 7-month-old Sparrow — in a healthy and environmentally-friendly way. Celebrity blogs are reporting that Richie is “obsessed” with organic products, from food to diapers to clothes. Nicole even finds time to grow her own vegetables!

If you’re interested in going green with your parenting, make sure you check out our organic parenting section. You’ll find out how to get your kid to eat healthy food, how to raise green kids on a budget, and what kind of baby bottle to use for your newborn!