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New Year Intention: Toxic Free Living

Our families journey to toxic free green living. I’ve never been one to have a New Year resolution because its a firm decision to do or not do something. The New Year should be a vehicle to aim for a plan or goal; an intention. Bear with us as we strive to become a toxic free family. When I was pregnant with Norah, I thought I was going to be the crunchiest mama around. If you don’t know what a…

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5 Air Filtering Plants that are Kid Safe

Featured image is from jungalow.com. I remember growing up at my parents home and my mom used to always have plants in the house. As a matter of fact, she’s always had a green thumb, which she inherited from my grandmother. I just thought plants were made to make your yard or home pretty, however there are many plants that work to improve the air quality and remove toxins that are in our homes. Back in 1989, NASA conducted a…

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DIY Soy Candles

A simple candle recipe that’s great for gift giving! Yes, I know the holidays are over, but I had to share this soy candle recipe that I made as a last minute gift for our neighbor. It’s super easy, inexpensive, and if you love candles, like myself  (before kiddos), you can make some for yourself. Ingredients–Microwavable Soy Wax -Mason Jars or Tumblers -Old Microwavable Bowl –Candle Wicks -Wooden Dowels -glue stick (optional) -Essential Oils (optional)   Directions 1. Put some…

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