Toxins In Your Home

How to Detox From Conventional Antiperspirants And Deodorants. 10 Steps.

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This post is for anyone who’s ever switched to a natural deodorant only to find themselves stinking or sweating more.  It’s not for those who experience rash or irritation – that’s for another post.  But suffice it to say, if you’ve had a rash, it’s because of one of the ingredients used (such as baking soda or magnesium), and not because you require ... Read More »

10 Reasons Why We Are Building An EarthShip Home (Photos)

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So, I get it.  If you are like I used to be,  you hear “sustainable living” or “off-the-grid” and you picture a community of people living together without the comforts of ‘modern day’ amenities. What if I told you that there is a type of home that’s cheap to build, cheap to maintain, a home that provides all the free food ... Read More »

Monsanto’s Round-Up Found “Probably Carcinogenic To Humans”

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So, you’ve probably heard earlier this month about the World Health Organization’s International Agency for Research on Cancer announcing that “glyphosate”, the main ingredient in Monsanto’s line of pesticides, is “probably carcinogenic to humans.”                     The research was published in The Lancet Oncology and relies on studies conducted on the chemical ... Read More »

4 Toxic Chemicals This Study Found In Our Halloween Costumes

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It’s that time of year again…orange and black adorn most retail outlets, spiders, witches, skeletons and goblins adorn many neighboring doorways, windows and lawns. Halloween is a fun tradition that many of us enjoy. Most parents are aware of the toxins found in candy and the ‘treats’ collected by their precious wee ones. But what about those scary costumes? What ... Read More »

How to Mitigate the Hazards Caused by Asbestos

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How to Mitigate the Hazards Caused by Asbestos Asbestos is a naturally occurring silicate-based material with fire-resistant properties which was commonly used in housing materials including floor tiles, roof, shingles, and pipe insulation until the 1970s when it was designated a carcinogen and banned. Because of its widespread use prior to this time, it remains common in older homes and ... Read More »

It’s time for me to come out and tell you the truth.

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So, I mentioned there would be an announcement?  Well, here it is! I AM WRITING A BOOK. That’s right.  I am now well into it and very excited to bring it to fruition. This book is a MUCH-NEEDED guide that will help parents-to-be understand what to really expect. Have you ever felt the urge, deep within your gut, to do something? ... Read More »

How to Protect Yourself, and your children, from Chlorinated Pools

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This topic has come up a few times recently.   My mother hasn’t been able to swim in chlorinated water for years. It started one day, during a weekly swim, her skin started itching, getting red and she eventually develped a bad rash. Years later, I’ve develpped the same reaction. Have you ever wondered about the red, itchy eyes you ... Read More »

New York Times Releases Unbelievable News On Deodorant…

Secret, Speed Stick, Dove & Countless Others Are Adding More Toxins To Their Deodorants In Light Of All The Recent Research Linking These Toxins To Neurological Disorders, Diseases, Cancer, Learning Disabilities and many other problems.       WOW, I was floored by a recent article in the New York Times about fragrance in deodorant.  One would think that with ... Read More »

5 Easy Steps to Delicious, Healthy Homemade Popcorn

Popcorn used to be a healthy snack…long before the microwavable pre-packaged stuff they now sell in bags ever existed. I won’t go into detail here, but you can read more about a lawsuit here:  $7.2 Million Awarded For Eating Popcorn If you are still buying popcorn in a bag, please consider stopping.  They coat the bag with tons of fake ... Read More »

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