I have always loved crafts, ever since I was a kid. But now that I have my own kid to do crafts with, I’m conscious of how wasteful, toxic, or un-green crafts can sometimes be. Healthy Child has a great infographic about what to look for in arts & crafts supplies to avoid exposing your […]
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I wrote about the new First Element products way back in January, and am happy to report that I’ve had the opportunity to try several more of their products. I’m going to review them for you here – AND I am going to give 2 lucky winners the chance to win a bundle of my favourite […]
I’m very excited to be hosting this DIY Natural Beauty Giveaway with some fabulous fellow bloggers to help you on your chemical free journey! There is a saying, “What goes ON you, goes IN you”. Many people don’t realize that our lotions, moisturizers, serums, and other beauty products will interact with the skin and can enter into […]
There was a lot of controversy around anti-perspirants vs deodorants for awhile, with scary notions that anti-perspirant use was linked to breast cancer. While it may not be as simple as that, the vast majority of anti-perspirants and deodorants on the market are full of nasty chemicals and toxins that really shouldn’t be getting into […]
I posted in the past about this Babo Botanicals lotion being my absolute favourite for my daughter and for myself. It is a fabulous light and mild lotion that I used on my daughter as a baby and toddler to help control her eczema. I’ve also been using it for myself on my eczema-ridden hands, […]
When I found Life Without Plastic I was so excited – a Canadian company with alternatives to plastic for virtually everything in your home! Even BPA-free plastic can still leach harmful toxins into your food (check out my post on Plastic Codes Decoded), so I have been transitioning to all glass and stainless steel containers.