4 Disturbing Toxins in Toys

4 Disturbing Toxins in Toys

Nothing is safe—or sacred—anymore, not even the ubiquitous rubber ducky. In fact, good ole rubber ducky could be the poster child of one of the most disturbing dangers in kids toys—soft flexible plastic, riddled with hormone-disrupting phthalates. ...
Vitacost Haul: Cleaning & Eating Clean

Vitacost Haul: Cleaning & Eating Clean

Do you run a tight ship? When it comes to trying to eat clean and keep the house clean, it’s important to stay the course. Letting laundry pile up is almost as bad as letting your health take a wrong turn. In order to maintain order, you have to surr ...
Why You Need a Water Filter

Why You Need a Water Filter

Water: It’s a hot topic where I live. California is suffering a shockingly severe drought and there are some pretty tricky politics around conservation in regards to which water users are carrying the burden and which users are exempt. Although I’m n ...
Vitacost Haul: Everyday Essentials

Vitacost Haul: Everyday Essentials

The bare necessities of life – we all have them. To make a home feel like home, you just gotta have a few essentials on hand at all times.  In our house, the must-haves include eco-friendly napkins and trash bags (with drawstrings!), plus a few nutri ...