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How many times during the day do you sneak a peek over both shoulders, then casually and quickly lift up an arm and take a quick whiff? Probably more times than you care to admit. It’s okay, we’re right there with you. There’s something about deodorant that rubs (no pun intended!) people the wrong way, whether...
Cleaning is a necessity, especially when little fingers are all over the house. After a hard afternoon of deep cleaning your home, the smell of chemicals that fill the air may be overpowering!Instead of filling the air and surfaces with chemicals, these quick cleaning solutions are all natural and will leave the air fresh and clean!...
As we head into the cooler months keeping the air clean inside your home becomes more challenging when you can’t open the windows for fresh clean air.This August, researchers from the American Chemical Society presented findings on a study that demonstrated how house plants are the ideal solution for cleaning the air within homes and buildings...
House plants add greenery while helping to clean the air and remove toxins from your home, but at first glance, adding a plant means extra work. Some days it’s hard enough to take care of the things in the house that make noise (kids and pets), but plants will silently suffer until one day you notice...
Think of items you use every day: toothbrushes, baggies for your lunches, packaging… you’ll be hard-pressed to think of something that isn’t made out of plastic. We are producing 30 million tons of plastic each year, half of which is for just one use. We have created what is called a “disposable lifestyle”- half of the plastic we...
Do you know how many clothes you’ve owned throughout the years? All the clothing items you’ve had since you were little, and those you currently have, could fill a truck. This is especially so if you’re someone with a well-invested wardrobe. Have you ever stopped to think about what happens to all of those items?Although there...
Do you know how many clothes you’ve owned throughout the years? All the clothing items you’ve had since you were little, and those you currently have, could fill a truck. This is especially so if you’re someone with a well-invested wardrobe. Have you ever stopped to think about what happens to all of those items?Although there...
A mattress is a huge purchase. It is one of those household items that you have for years on end. You use it every.single.day for one of the most important things vital to your health and wellness: sleep. You want to be sure you find the mattress that is perfect for you and your family. Not only is...
By now we’ve learned about the giant garbage patch that is growing and destroying our oceans. Research estimates that 8 million tons of plastics flow into our oceans each year. Many countries around the world are joining forces in the war against plastic by banning single-use products. Where is the U.S. on this ban? The U.S...
We’re officially a few months into the school year and by now you’ve probably found a groove that works for your daily school prep. Wake up at 6 am, take a shower, get the kids up at 7 am, fix breakfast, pack lunches, carpool drop off line, rinse and repeat. Before it starts to feel like...

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