So true! Get to know what’s in your cleaners (and your skincare!) – it’ll save you wasting your money on products that aren’t as natural as they claim… Unfortunately, too many natural products are heavy on fragrance, using essential oils, which if not properly used, emit many of the same VOCs. Why we don’t add ANY ingredients […]
Indoor air is often much more polluted than outdoor air! Great tips on how to lower the amount of toxins in indoor air – Beware Dry Cleaning Chemicals Dry cleaning solvents can be toxic to breathe. Let dry-cleaned items air outdoors before bringing them inside to prevent chemicals from entering your home. Click Indoor Air Quality […]
A great way to start the year we think! – Step 1: Set aside an hour to purge your kitchen Schedule it into your planner if you need to. This requires some detective work. Read food labels for added sugar and other junk ingredients that don’t belong in a healthy kitchen. Have a big garbage […]
Oh dear! We think a good old stove coffee pot works best! – For many people, that rich steaming cup of coffee is an essential part of getting the day off on the right foot. And we’ve learned that drinking coffee (not in excess!) can actually be good for your health. A study published in […]
Why eating real food beats pills any time! – The New York State attorney general’s office accused four national retailers on Monday of selling dietary supplements that were fraudulent and in many cases contaminated with unlisted ingredients. The authorities said they had run tests on popular store brands of herbal supplements at the retailers — Walmart, Walgreens, Target and […]
If you haven’t seen this, you should! Click The Chokeables – how doing your research can lead to campaign success | Voluntary Sector Network | The Guardian to read the full article.