• 3 Great Reasons to Remove Fragrance from Your Life

    I must admit… fragrance was an addiction of mine. I still stop myself smelling all the candles in TJ Maxx when I am standing at the check out every once in awhile. But I am here to tell you cutting fragrance was one of the best and easiest things I have on my natural/non-toxic journey so far. 1.You Don’t Know What Makes Up “Fragrance” The EWG states that the average fragrance is made up of 14 chemicals, which are kept secret, and do not have to be disclosed on a products label. Since these fragrances are considered “trade secrets” companies are protected from not having to disclose this information 2.It…

  • How to Start Living a Non-Toxic Life

    This topic of a non-toxic lifestyle is the whole reason I started a blog in the first place. I am very passionate about it. I truly feel it is something that you must feel a drive for to implement into your own life. It isn’t easy. There are friends, family, co-workers who will look at you like you have three heads when you start talking about how you gave up fabric softener or windex. But I am here to tell you it is so worth it. I have been implementing a non-toxic lifestyle for the last 6 months and have seen a huge change in my life. The biggest of…

  • Beginners Guide to Non-Toxic Cleaning

    Non-toxic and natural cleaning products have been a huge trend lately. It becomes so overwhelming as to what is actually a good choice. But here is a couple of steps to make the choices a little easier. 1.Review your products Go through all your current cleaning products. If there is any type of warning label, caution sign, or anything indicating the product is dangerous…You should probably get rid of it. If it is dangerous enough to warrant a warning label do you really want to use it on the surfaces you prepare foods, or have it come in contact with you skin while you are cleaning. If your product contains…