If you are anything like me, the first time you heard about cloth pads, you thought “Ew, gross. I will NEVER do that.” Find out what you’ve always wanted to know about cloth pads but didn’t know who to ask.
Hot Topic Alert: I don’t often share my personal views on politics and such here as it’s not the main focus of this blog. That being said, today, I am going to share some thoughts. These thoughts might upset or irritate people. I’m sure I will be losing subscribers but I can’t keep this inside […]
A large part of the focus this month will be on menstrual health. Having endometriosis and adenomyosis is one of the biggest reasons I made the switch to natural menstrual products. I did a lot of research and found that several women reported that by stopping the use of chemical filled disposable products, their cramps were lessened. I figured it was worth a shot and jumped in. I am so glad I did.
Credit cards are evil. That’s what everyone says, right? I’ve even said it myself. I would hear about “those people” with thousands of dollars of credit card debt and immediately jump to the conclusion that they must not be good at managing their money. Or, they were shopaholics, living far beyond their means. Well, life […]
We’ve talked about what laundry detergent is free of toxins. We’ve talked about fabric softener alternatives. But, I haven’t mentioned the toxic affect laundry can have on your mental state. I may be being a little dramatic but seriously, laundry can take over your home if you don’t stop it. Am I the only one […]
This is the time of the year that almost everyone tries to become healthier. It’s great to set New Year’s health resolutions. I’m removing toxins from my home as one of mine. But, it is possible to go overboard. Sometimes, “healthy” things can cause more harm. Certainly, not the outcome anyone wants. Taking Too […]
On Sunday, I shared that wool dryer balls are one of my favorite things to use as a fabric softener alternative. When I first learned that they existed, I didn’t have the money to purchase any. So, I decided I would make them myself as I had some wool skeins already. I didn’t have high […]
Last week, I discussed different, non-toxic laundry detergents. This week, I’m going to share some fabric softener alternatives. You don’t have to have stiff clothes just because you are trying to detoxify your laundry routine. You can have soft, fluffy laundry WITHOUT the chemicals. As an added bonus, it doesn’t cost a lot of money! […]
Do you feel that you start your week frantic and behind? I hate that feeling. I much prefer to begin my week ahead of my schedule. There are a few things that I (try to) do to keep myself ahead rather than behind. Most of these are very easy to fit into my day and […]
While on my quest for a laundry soap that wouldn’t irritate my skin, I came across Charlie’s Soap. Immediately, I was intrigued. After contacting them, I was graciously sent a few of their products to test out. Please note that I was not compensated or required to write this post. I wanted to get […]