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The Ultimate Non-Toxic Laundry Guide

  Non-Toxic Laundry Let's talk non-toxic laundry. I know what you're thinking...but it's laundry, who cares? Well....you SHOULD and here's a few reasons why. First things first, your clothes. You're probably thinking, non-toxic laundry seems unnecessary but I assure you it's not. When you wash your clothes, the detergents are typically filled with these seemingly heavenly scents. But lemme just tell you....those bad boys are TOXIC. We've talked about this before but fragrance is one of the most toxic things ever. Thousands of chemicals can lie and be hidden in the word fragrance. It's easy to just forget about this ingredient because it's truly in everyyyything. It's HARD to find products that don't have fragrance in them but just know, that's what I'm here...

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Shampoo can't be that bad for you, right?

      Wrong. I know what you're thinking, how could shampoo possibly be bad for me? It's shampoo, I use it every day. Trust me, I know how you feel. But I'm here to shed some light on this subject. When I got into the world of non-toxic living a few years ago, my shampoo and conditioner were the first things to go. I knew it smelled too good to be true. Not to mention I also knew that those scents couldn't have been created from natural ingredients, and what do ya know, I was right. I know that this non-toxic world is HUGE now. There's an influx of information out there. How do you know where to look?...

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5 Easy Peezy Swaps for a Healthier Lifestyle

    It's the start of yet another work week and I have a to-do list a mile high. Even though it happens every week, my list just seems to grow and grow. Perhaps because I keep adding things to my plate, but it makes me happy to have a long to-do list, as odd as that sounds. If you're thankful for the work you have, your perspective on life will change so much. Since making my health a huge priority, I thought sharing a few tips would help someone else.  5 Easy Peezy Swaps for a Healthier Lifestyle: Tip 1: Drink a gallon of water a day. I know this seems hard but it's not. I've been drinking a...

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The Stinky Scoop

  "This is about progress, not perfection, because every little bit counts." -Beauty Counter  If you know me personally then you know I've slowly transitioned into a non-toxic lifestyle. And if I'm being honest, it's not even about me, it's about my family. At first when I transitioned into this lifestyle, I had no clue what to even look for. I was using Bath & Body works products because I thought they smelled amazing. I doused myself in perfume everyday because I loved it so much. It wasn't until my sweet friend Morgan shared "The Never List" with me and opened my mind to a world of education. On this list is a compilation of all the top ingredients to...

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Switch to Safer with Chanda

Before we go into switching to safer with Chanda, I would love to talk about how this lady came into my life. This sweet soul and I met years ago at Complete Nutrition, where she worked and I bought tons of things. We connected instantly! I am so thankful for her and her immense amount of knowledge on the switch to safer products topic. I hope you're all able to take something away from this blog post!  

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