This past year, I did something I never thought I would do… I KICKED my microwave to the curb! It was definitely something I had in the back of my mind for a long time. Having a microwave was such a convenience for me, especially when I would have two babies screaming at me for…… Continue reading Is the Microwave REALLY Damaging Our Health?
Natural Living: What is it and why should you care? For those of on this path of natural living, we all have a story of how we got here. It is not of the norm to automatically care about toxins, the ingredients in foods, and chemicals in cleaning agents, for example, and how those things…… Continue reading Simple Steps to Natural Living
I would love to say, “I can do it all!” That I keep up with every part of my life… My house is perfectly clean, that I am a perfect mother, wife, we have perfectly healthy home cooked meals every night on the table, that my children are never sick or misbehave, that I…… Continue reading DIY Homemade Makeup Brush Cleaner
First a cleanse update: I am day five in my body cleanse and I do not have a lot of energy at the moment. I know that means my body is working really hard right now to remove the toxins that have been stored up over the past 32 years! Yikes! I have really been…… Continue reading Non-Toxic Cleaning… The Best Uses for White Distilled Vinegar
I’ve told you my story, how and why I started living life more naturally. I written about toxins/chemicals found in food, in our body products, and in our cleaning products. I want to dig a little deeper, and first tell you what I have noticed. The more toxins I remove from my life, the better…… Continue reading Are you ready for a dramatic health Change? Removing the toxins will change your life!
If you haven’t noticed already, I live in the kitchen. I am constantly cooking (which I love!)… and cleaning up (which I do not love!)! It gets pretty messy, especially with two toddlers! I want my counters to be clean, sanitized and look nice! Unfortunately, many of the granite or countertop cleaners are filled…… Continue reading Homemade Countertop Cleaner
I’m all for DIY these days. I make my own deodorant, body butter, diaper paste (recipe coming soon!), shaving cream. It started with deodorant when I was tired of wasting money on natural deodorant that didn’t work for me. Soon after, my son turned 12 months old and had a diaper rash that just would…… Continue reading Natural Living… Chemicals in our Cosmetics
There is such a misconception out there that fat makes you fat. I used to be one of those believers! I remember being in college and not wanting to each cheese unless it was the low-fat/fat-free kind (yuck!). Or only using reduced fat margarine or sour cream. I read labels and I thought I was…… Continue reading Grass-Fed Butter Spread for Your Perfect Toast