Bathe Your Children Less Often

Tweet Pin It It’s really nice karma when doing what’s best for the planet, for your children’s health and saving time & money, all align.  It turns out that this is the case with bathing children, particularly infants.  I’ve consulted with several pediatricians and dermatologists they agree, if your child isn’t actually dirty, it’s not […]

Greening Your Dental Care

Tweet Pin It I just got back from my semi-annual dental cleaning and I am very excited by the sustainable changes I have noticed at my dentist in recent couple years. Do you remember when you sat in the chair that had the constantly running water for the spit bowl (aka spittoon or cuspidor) and […]

Acupuncture – Beyond Western Medicine

Tweet Pin It Welcome to the December 2012 Natural Living Blog Carnival: Natural Remedies. This post was written for inclusion in the monthly Natural Living Blog Carnival hosted by Happy Mothering and The Pistachio Project through the Green Moms Network. This month our members have written posts about how they use natural remedies in their […]

Natural Medicine – Rinsing Your Nose

Tweet Pin It I was rushing off to work this morning and didn’t want to stop and rinse my nose. It’s kind of gross and takes time that I didn’t really think I had, in fact, I never like to think I have it.  Did I mention I think it’s gross? I commented out loud […]

Green Jobs, LED bulbs, US Navy, Sunscreen and more in this week’s roundup

Tweet Pin It As much as we’d like to, we can’t write a post about every topic that comes up that interests us.  Sometimes we just write about them on our Facebook page or Twitter. Here are some of the items that have caught our eye and interest over the past week. The Truth About […]

10 Last Minute Green Gifts Mom Will Love

Tweet Pin It It’s Mother’s Day, or your mom’s birthday, or you did something and need to make up for it.  You need a last minute gift for mom, but you want to be green.  Maybe mom doesn’t want or need any more stuff, or you don’t believe in buying things she doesn’t need.  Keep […]

J.R. Liggett’s Bar Shampoo Review

Tweet Pin It This post was originally part of the Green is Beautiful Giveaway Hop, hosted by Happy Mothering! We had never tried – or even heard of – bar shampoo before this Christmas when I received J.R. Liggett’s bar shampoo and shelf from my Mother-In-Law.  This shampoo is the best! I had previously trained […]

Diva Cup Review

Tweet Pin It My sister and I are two totally different types of people and we live crazy-different lifestyles.   However,  we both like to be green and we do talk about all kinds of personal things, like feminine products.  So when I told her that Lunapads.com had approached me about reviewing their eco positive period […]

LunaPads Review & Giveaway (OVER)

Tweet Pin It This giveaway is over, but youc an read our reivew of LunaPads below and DivaCups here. Welcome to the Green Resolutions Giveaway Hop, hosted by Happy Mothering, Mama Chocolate and Purposeful Homemaking! In addition to my green giveaway, there are 40 additional blogs featuring eco-friendly prize packages. After you’re done entering my […]

LIttle Things to Make A Big Difference – Try Bar Soap

Tweet Pin It Looking for some simple things to change that allows you to lessen your impact on the environment in a big way?  Here’s one that might seem simple and small, but if everyone changed, it could impact the environment from a number of different angles – switch from liquid soap to bar soap.   […]