Why I’m Not Using Plastic Containers for Food

This post may contain affiliate links, you can read my affiliate disclosure here. Our journey started when I first learned how microwaving plastic containers and storing food in plastic leaches chemicals into food.  So I simply quit putting plastic in the microwave and today I still don’t do it.  A quick win when removing toxins […] Read more…

Our Journey to Non-Toxic Laundry Detergent

This post may contain affiliate links, you can read my affiliate disclosure here. Our Journey to Non-Toxic Laundry Detergent Doing Laundry is a chore that everybody has to deal with.  Add trying to get clothes clean in a non-toxic way and 3 small kids to the mix and you’ve got a huge undertaking.  After 7 […] Read more…

Participating in the Teal Pumpkin Project

This post may contain affiliate links, you can read my affiliate disclosure here. Teal Pumpkin Project The Teal Pumpkin Project is about raising awareness of food allergies by giving out non candy treats for Halloween. One of the main reasons I wanted to participate is for allergy awareness. Our almost 4 year old is allergic […] Read more…

Satisfy Your Cravings With Organic Chocolate

Chocolate I love chocolate, but something I never gave much thought to is what goes into an ordinary chocolate bar.  Little did I realize that chocolate can have pesticide residue just like apples or other produce.  Now I think twice about eating chocolate; unless of course it’s organic chocolate. Buying organic chocolate is not just […] Read more…

Nasty Trans Fats Are Lurking in Your Food

  Donuts at the Office Someone brought in donuts at the office.  I looked at the label stating “0 GRAMS TRANS FAT” and I wondered…  How many people actually think that these doughnuts are “healthier” because they aren’t clogging their arteries with trans fats.  Of course I know better, so I’m going to share a […] Read more…

Wool Dryer Balls

Ditch Toxic Dryer Sheets for Wool Dryer Balls

  Ditch Toxic Dryer Sheets for Wool Dryer Balls Wool dryer balls are a great alternative to the traditional dryer sheets that most people use.  We haven’t used dyer sheets in our house for years due to allergies and eczema.  I once bought some spiky plastic dyer balls, and I’ve never noticed enough difference to […] Read more…

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