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3 Super Easy Low Tox Swaps To Make Today

The beginning of a new year brings a breath of renewal and a fresh start, and with that in mind, I’ve put together some resources to make a clean start to 2021 easier than ever. St...

My Top 5, Feel Good, Documentaries To Watch Before The End of 2020

I have to say, when 2020 started, I was full of hope and excitement for what the new year would bring.  The truth is, I feel this way every January and this coming January will be ...

What's Right With The World

The year 2020 is definitely one for the books. People will be talking about this year for decades, they’ll ask “do you remember where you were when the world went into lockdown?”  ...

What are Alkylphenols and why should you care?

The Breast Cancer Prevention Partners describe  Alkylphenols  this way, “Alkylphenols are used to make alkylphenol ethoxylates, surfactants that increase the efficiency of detergen...

Atrazine: What You Need To Know

Atrazine  is an endocrine disrupting chemical found in weed killer. It’s used extensively in the United States on commercially grown crops such as corn, sorghum and soybeans and by...

What's In Your Coffee Cup?

BPA is a synthetic estrogen, endocrine-disrupting compound (EDC) and a reproductive toxicant. It’s found in plastic food containers, linings of disposable drink cups, linings of so...

What's a Paraben?

Parabens are endocrine disruptors used in products as a preservative due to their antimicrobial properties. You can most commonly find parabens in personal care items such as shamp...

Are You Addicted to Phthalates?

Phthalates are endocrine disruptors that are used to make plastics more flexible and softer (think safe baby toys), and more durable. You’ll never see phthalates on a label but the...

Are you at Risk of getting Breast Cancer? Check out These 5 Chemical Exposures.

Today 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with Breast Cancer...let that statistic sink in.  How many women do you know? Of those women, 1 in 8 will be diagnosed and 1 out of 38 of those...

How To Pick The Perfect Groomer; The Doo's and Don'ts

Grooming In The Age Of Coronavirus Unless a grooming salon was located inside of a pet food retailer, they were shuttered in place for a period of time in March, April and May. Thi...

DIY: Tub and Toilet Cleaner

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DIY: All Purpose Cleaner

This cleaner recipe is perfect for counters, faucets, stainless steel, appliances and general all-purpose cleaning. It's so simple to make that once you've made it a few times you'...

3 Ways Toxins Enter Your Body

DIY: Wood and Leather Cleaner

You can be confident using this safe cleaner for all your wood and leather furniture. This cleaner is wonderful for both, cleaning and conditioning at the same time. When making th...

How To Tell If Your Cleaning Products Are Safe!

The most popular cleaning products found in the grocery store often have toxic ingredients. To keep profits high, companies use very inexpensive ingredients which include petroleum...

A look at consumerism, packaging and your purchasing power

We live in a world where consumption is intertwined into our daily lives; where shopping isn't just a necessity, but also an activity. The more often we hear phrases like "hey, let...

"Going Green" where do I start? 3 simple first steps!

Whether you read it in an article, talked about it with a friend, or heard it from your doctor, you’re probably familiar with the phrase “going green.” Like many, though, you may b...

My Girl, Maggie

It has taken me a year to be able to say her name or look at a photo of her, this may sound extreme since Maggie was my dog. Saying she was "my dog" sounds so menial, she was so mu...