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5 Harmful Chemicals in Personal Care Products

We’ve talked about 5 harmful food additives you should avoid (you can find that here) so now let’s move to our personal care products.  A study by the Environmental Working Group reveals the average American woman puts 168 synthetic chemicals on her body each day.  168!  That’s simply crazy to me, I don’t wear much […]

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5 Harmful Food Additives You Need To Avoid

Oh, that time between New Years and Spring.  Let’s talk harmful food additives!  It’s the perfect time to begin purging all the crap from your life and adopting new habits.  I always find that with all the excitement and business around the holidays, there’s not enough time to assess where we are and what changes […]

3 days of juicing did this to me

I Juiced for 3 Days and This is What Happened

What’s All This Juice Talk About? And is juicing good for your health?  Unless you’ve been living under a rock or in a dark cave somewhere, you’ve surely heard the term juicing and probably know something about it.  I’ve always been more of a smoothie gal myself but became more interested in juicing a while […]

easy green changes to make

53 Easy Green Things You Can Do in the New Year

The New Year is almost here!?!  It’s that time of year when we start thinking about our goals for the New Year and all the possibilities that await us.  Maybe you want to get better about tracking your money or be healthier and shed some pounds.  Perhaps you want to spend less time working and […]

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7 Waste-Free Alternatives to Wrapping Paper

Let’s talk GREEN GIFT WRAPPING!!!  Let’s face it, traditional wrapping paper is really not good for the environment. What are some waste-free alternatives to wrapping paper? You’ve picked out the perfect gift and it’s time to wrap it up.  Do you turn to wrapping paper, newspaper, a paper gift bag or just slap a bow […]