Health

Participating in the Teal Pumpkin Project

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 to milk, and peanuts. Going trick or treating and having your entire bucket […] Read more…

Safer Baby Toys

2 Types of Safer Baby Toys you Should be Buying

  Protecting Baby Part II: Toys Read Part 1 – Shampoo Read Part 3 – Baby Bottles Avoid Cheap Plastic Toys We all want to prevent our babies from coming into contact with toxic chemicals that can cause cancer or autism.  Something we don’t often think about is toys.  Babies and kids play with them […] Read more…

The Ugly Truth About Baby Shampoo

Protecting Baby Part I: Personal Care Products Read Part 2 – Toys Read Part 3 – Baby Bottles Toxins in Baby Shampoo We all want to keep our kids safe from toxins, but what if something as simple as baby shampoo is increasing their toxic load?  The more toxins we are exposed to the increased […] Read more…

How to Ditch Toxic Personal Care Products

Personal Care Products Shampoo and Conditioner Body Wash and Soap Bars Body Lotion Makeup Face Wash Deodorant Mouthwash and Toothpaste The first time I watched this video I was amazed that personal care products used everyday like shampoo could be so dangerous.  I became determined to find safer products for my family.  It has been […] Read more…

Are You Being Fooled by Pink Washing?

Pink Washing for Breast Cancer Awareness October is breast cancer awareness month and many companies take full advantage of this by promoting their products with pink ribbons.  However there are many products with pink packaging that defeat the entire purpose of helping beat breast cancer.  Pink Washing is a real thing. Do you notice more […] Read more…