Eco-Friendly Living

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Fall is here, whether I want to face it or not.  So, I guess it’s time to share some budget friendly Fall cleaning tips!  After hurting my back a few weeks ago, I’ve been unable to do much cleaning, and it shows.  I’m excited to try these tips and I hope they are useful to you as well!   If you want to clean your home thoroughly and well providing quick and efficient autumn cleaning, use the methods offered here. […]

Budget Friendly Fall Cleaning Tips

Celebrate Earth Day - Every day!! 8 comments
Earth Day is coming up!  I’d like to think that I try to celebrate Earth Day every day, simply in the way I live and the choices I make.  I’m SO, SO far from perfect, but I do believe that the few changes I’ve made are making a difference…at least I like to think that. 🙂     In honor of Earth Day, I wanted to share with you different things you can do at home to help the environment, […]

10 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day Every Day

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I’ve really, REALLY enjoyed the adventure of making my own products.  Not only am I saving money, which enables me to provide better for my family, I am producing higher quality products without harsh chemicals.  I can feel better about what I’m doing, for the earth, for my pocketbook, and for my family’s health!  It’s a win-win-win!  Today, let’s talk about how you can make your own body moisturizers.     Thank goodness for Pinterest, right?  Without that fabulous invention […]

Make Your Own Body Moisturizers – 10 Recipes!

Eco-friendly natural cleaners. Vinegar, baking soda, salt, lemon and cloth on wooden table. Homemade green cleaning. 9 comments
Specialised cleaning detergents cost a small fortune, especially when you buy them on regular basis. They’re strong and efficient in cleaning all types of grime but unfortunately this,too, comes at a high price – most of them are chemical-laden and extremely high in toxicity, hence harmful to your health. The good news is there are plenty of natural products and ingredients you can use to substitute them with and what’s better – all of them are completely safe, cheaper and […]

5 Ingredients That Can Clean Almost Everything In Your House

Buying Locally Grown Honey 6 comments
A few Christmases ago, I had an interesting conversation with my mother in law.  She asked my thoughts on the “whole honey from China thing”.   I confess, I had absolutely no clue what she was talking about.  I know that I do my buying honey local, but I hadn’t heard anything regarding China.     She went on to explain to me some things that she had read and seen on the news, and showed surprise that someone like me, who […]

Buying Honey Local – The Benefits