Tag Archives: Toxic

Jun 27 2010

Make Your Own…….Shower Cleaner

Another great cleaning product recipe is here! This shower cleaner, smells great, works great, it’s cheap, environmentally friendly and non-toxic! Many people like the smell of clean house. Unfortunately, what they’re smelling is usually chemicals that linger in the air for days after and penetrate your skin and  lungs. When… Read More

Jun 25 2010

Make Your Own……..Toilet Bowl Cleaner

Cleaning toilets is not a particularly glamorous topic, but one I feel I must broach. After learning how easy and inexpensive it is to make your own toilet cleaner, I was so upset when I realized the money I had wasted throughout the years. Not to mention the countless containers… Read More

Jun 24 2010

Make Your Own………All Purpose Cleaner

There are so many reasons to make your own house cleaning products, and so few reasons why you wouldn’t. For me, the main reason I fought making my own was that it seemed complicated. In fact the opposite is true. After the initial purchase of your staple ingredients, it’s easy.… Read More

Jun 14 2010

Healthy Child Healthy World Clip

Healthy Child Healthy World is a movement to help parents keep their children away from toxic chemicals. Their website is a great resource for how to create a healthy, non-toxic home! Learn about the hazards of plastics, pesticides, cosmetics and even some foods. A Wake-Up Story from Healthy Child Healthy World… Read More

Jun 14 2010

Toxic Cosmetics? Help is Here!

Since, for some unknown reason, the U.S. government  (FDA) does not  test cosmetics before they enter the market place, it’s up to us to decipher what products are safe. First, let me share the facts…………. The average person applies 10 different skin care products on his or her body every… Read More

Jun 12 2010

Make Your Own….. Playdough (Play-doh)

I found this easy recipe for making your own Play-doh and am so happy to be sharing it with you! Play-doh is great, but as many of you know, it often ends up in their mouths! This recipe is not meant to be eaten, but at least you will have… Read More

Jun 9 2010

More Practicle Help with the 3 Rs!

So you’ve decided you’re going to recycle, great! But now you’re confused by the numbers on the bottom of plastic containers and bottles. Maybe you’re also unsure how you can reduce the amount of junk mail you receive (see end of blog post). Here are some quick answers to help… Read More

Jun 7 2010

Toxic America – Top Tips

If you missed CNN”s Toxic America, 2 Part series, fear not! I’ve summarized some useful information to help us make our bodies and our homes less toxic. Here’s a  CNN List that you can print out and post on your refrigerator of some top foods to be concerned about.  If one… Read More

Jun 2 2010

Toxic America – Watch Tonight!

If you care about the risks that toxic chemicals pose to your health and the health of America’s children, you’ll want to watch CNN starting tonight for Dr. Sanjay Gupta’s special two-part investigative report Toxic America (airing 8 PM ET June 2 and 3). The report investigates the top five… Read More