Tag Archives: eco-friendly

7 Surprising Places Germs Lurk

7 Surprising Places Germs Lurk

You may think you know all the usual suspects where germs like to hang—the toilet for one, as well as those pesky sponges that are so difficult to disinfect completely. But there’s a fair amount of places the germs like to congregate that may take yo ...
2-Ingredient DIY Natural Laundry Detergent

2-Ingredient DIY Natural Laundry Detergent

Benzaldehyde, diethanolamine, quaternium-15, bleach. Many mainstream detergents are made with a laundry list of chemicals designed to dissolve dirt, lift stains and leave your clothes smelling fresh. But you don’t have to expose yourself to toxic ing ...
4 Days to a (Naturally) Spotless House

4 Days to a (Naturally) Spotless House

Nothing feels as good as walking into a clean house, but between leftover holiday clutter and all the sludgy dirt we tend to track indoors this time of year, the idea of a thorough cleansing might seem beyond daunting. We’re guessing you don ...
No Such Thing as “Safe” Plastic?

No Such Thing as “Safe” Plastic?

Just when you thought you had BPA-free dialed in, and had slowly converted all your water bottles, food containers, lunchboxes, sippy cups, etc. over to the plastic alternatives that proudly advertise themselves as BPA free, disturbing new cases of c ...