Jill Fehrenbacher

Jill is the founder and publisher of Inhabitots.com and Inhabitat.com and a green designer living in New York City. She created Inhabitots.com in the summer of 2008 as she prepared for the arrival of her first baby. She is an avid idealist, modern design junkie and believes firmly that becoming a parent doesn't have to mean sacrificing style or ideals. Follow Jill on Twitter @jillfehr
Jill Fehrenbacher
PRODUCT REVIEW: Wawabots Personalized Photo Water Bottles

PRODUCT REVIEW: Wawabots Personalized Photo Water Bottles

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ModTots Adorable Animal Art Lets You Get Cute and Modern at the Same Time

ModTots Adorable Animal Art Lets You Get Cute and Modern at the Same Time

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Genderless Baby Storm Stocker Ignites a Firestorm with Parents, Media

Genderless Baby Storm Stocker Ignites a Firestorm with Parents, Media

A Toronto couple has ignited a media firestorm after deciding to conceal the sex of their baby, Storm Stocker. Inspired by the 1978 book X: A Fabulous Child’s Story by Lois Gould, Kathy Witterick and

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Vote For Your Favorite Green Halloween Costume!

Vote For Your Favorite Green Halloween Costume!

Bummed that Halloween has come and gone already? Relive the excitement and fun by checking out the awesomely cute finalistss of our annual Green Halloween Costume Contest! You, our readers, sent in some

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VIDEO: Interview With Dr. Alan Greene – REAL Facts About Toxic Chemicals and Your Family’s Health

VIDEO: Interview With Dr. Alan Greene – REAL Facts About Toxic Chemicals and Your Family’s Health

Dr. Alan Greene is renowned pediatrician and father of four who has written many books on the subject of green parenting, and how to keep your family safe and healthy. He is on the board of Healthy Child,

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HAPPY FATHER’S DAY FROM INHABITOTS!

HAPPY FATHER’S DAY FROM INHABITOTS!

To all the fathers out there – THANK YOU FOR EVERYTHING YOU DO! Have a wonderful day!

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Genius Transformer Baby Gear: The Koo Transforms From Bassinet to Rocker

Genius Transformer Baby Gear: The Koo Transforms From Bassinet to Rocker

Any one who has ever lived with a newborn knows that the first few weeks of round-the-clock feedings are mind-numbingly exhausting for new parents.  The Koo, a new transformer bassinet/rocking chair and

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Glowing Hexagonal Crystal LED Light is a Lamp, Puzzle, Toy all in one!

Glowing Hexagonal Crystal LED Light is a Lamp, Puzzle, Toy all in one!

We use lamps for illuminating our homes and toys to stimulate our brains, but wouldn’t it be great to find inspired, engaging home decor products that can serve multiple functions (lamp, toy,

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Hugh Hayden and Katie Vitale’s FRAMEicariums Turn Ant-Farms Into Art

Hugh Hayden and Katie Vitale’s FRAMEicariums Turn Ant-Farms Into Art

Looking for a fun pet project for your tots that doubles as cool, conversation-starting art? Here’s an innovative idea for the most dynamically ‘alive’ art we’ve ever seen –

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VIDEO: The Great Green Playdate from Unplugged on a Rug

VIDEO: The Great Green Playdate from Unplugged on a Rug

If you’ve been following Inhabitots recently, you’ve probably heard us rave about the Great Green Playdate which takes place every month in New York City at Kidville. We get together every

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5 Green Toys You Can Make Yourself Out Of Ordinary Household Items

5 Green Toys You Can Make Yourself Out Of Ordinary Household Items

Think that “Going green” with your kid’s toys means shopping for expensive and hard-to-find wooden toys? Think again! Some of the most fun, and GREENEST toys are the ones you can make

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GREAT GREEN PLAYDATE in NYC!

GREAT GREEN PLAYDATE in NYC!

The Great Green Playdate for a Cause is eco-play company Unplugged on a Rug‘s traveling playdate that caters to families with young children from 0-5 years. Inhabitots editor Jill Fehrenbacher will

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VOTE NOW! Top 5 Green Toys of 2009

VOTE NOW! Top 5 Green Toys of 2009

2009 was a landmark year for green toys. After the ban on phthalates in toys, BPA scandals, and Mattel’s fine of 2.9 million dollars over the lead paint found in Barbie dolls, parents are naturally

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GREEN GIFT-WRAP IDEA: Bobo Wrapping Scarves

GREEN GIFT-WRAP IDEA: Bobo Wrapping Scarves

Gift-wrapping holiday presents is a fun tradition and often one of the most cherished parts of holiday gift-giving. However, as enjoyable and pretty as paper gift-wrapping can be, the practice is

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NEW YORK PARENTS! ‘Unplug on a Rug’ is this Thursday Dec 17th!

NEW YORK PARENTS! ‘Unplug on a Rug’ is this Thursday Dec 17th!

Calling all New York eco-conscious baby-mamas and daddies! The Great Green Playdate is back – and it is happening at Kidville (on the Upper East Side) this coming Thursday, Dec 17th, at 4:30pm. For

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WIN AN AWESOME BAMBINO BABY GIFT BOX – WORTH $175!

WIN AN AWESOME BAMBINO BABY GIFT BOX – WORTH $175!

Attention all new and expecting parents! We’re giving away an awesome baby goody box: the Bambino Box to one lucky winner! The Bambino Box is a wonderful way to welcome your baby to your

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Barley & Birch Adorable Eco-Chic Clothes for Your Hipster Baby

Barley & Birch Adorable Eco-Chic Clothes for Your Hipster Baby

When people hear the word ‘organic’ in reference to clothing, beige and bland is often the first thing that comes to mind, (frustratingly for all of us who are trying to change this irksome

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5 Ways to Get Breastfeeding Off to a Good Start

5 Ways to Get Breastfeeding Off to a Good Start

We all know that nothing beats breastfeeding in terms of feeding your baby Thanks to doctors, La Leche League, and lactivists around the world, this message has been drilled into our heads and

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