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Why I Switched to Wool Dryer Balls

Green Cleaning
Why I Switched to Dryer Balls

  Have you made the switch yet to using less toxic chemicals in the laundry room? Sodium Lauryl Sulfate, formaldehyde, nonylphenol, and dichlorobenzene are just a few of the many toxic ingredients that can be found in laundry detergent and dryer sheets, even ones that claim to be green from reputable companies. These have been know to have serious side effects including causing cancer, respiratory distress, asthma, skin irritants. Chemical fragrances are being piped into the air you breathe through the dryer…

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DIY Shea Butter Solid Lotion Sticks

Parenting, Safe makeup and skin care
Shea Butter Solid Lotion

Have you taken a close look at the ingredients list in your body products? How many can you actually identify? As I begin my journey to a healthier and less toxic consumer, I decided to do just that. And, quite frankly, what I found bothered me. Our so-called healing ointments and lotions have ingredients in them that can cause irritation?? What?? That doesn’t sound right! Not to mention artificial fragrances that can cause asthma and allergies. No thank you! I knew I…

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