If you’re preparing to be a parent for the first or even third time, you probably have a million things on your “to-do” list. Becoming a parent makes you more aware of the possible toxins in your home. Nesting is the perfect time to create a safe, less toxic environment for your new baby. Let’s […]
Sometimes the simplest ingredients can do the best quality cleaning. For those looking to give your kitchen and bathrooms a “green” makeover, try using these three common household items for your deep cleaning sessions. And while they are all edible, it”s better for your health to skip the sugar rush and keep number 2 in […]
Line drying is a simple and rewarding way to “go green” but not all clothespins are created equal. Here’s our take on the kinds we use and which ones make the grade for ease of use and durability.
Did you know you can clean with essential oils too? They have anti-bacterial, anti-fungal, and anti-viral properties. I am all about natural, fewer toxins in our home. Do you know how many toxins are in your home? The same toxins that you expose your children too? They are in your shampoo. In your air fresheners. […]
Looking to switch to cloth napkins from paper, without spending the money? If this sounds like something you’re looking to do. Find out how I did it without spending a dime.
Composting takes stuff that otherwise would have ended up in the garbage and converts it to a rich soil additive. Check out this collection of my favorite composting articles. There is something for everyone, no matter what your homesteading situation!