By Becky Striepe on February 5, 2013
We talk a lot about indoor and outdoor air pollution around here, so when I ran across this infographic at sustainablog, I couldn’t resist sharing it with you guys. It gives a lots of information about common carcinogens that we encounter both in the workplace and at home.
By Becky Striepe on December 26, 2012
Have you had a hectic December? Now that most of the holiday hectic-ness is behind you, why not do something nice for yourself? Nothing melts away holiday stress like a decadent bath, and you can make your bath extra special with a DIY bath bomb that naturally fizzes!
By Becky Striepe on September 28, 2012
From the things you eat and drink to cleaning supplies and cosmetics, we come into contact with hundreds of synthetic chemicals on a daily basis, and thanks to laws about proprietary ingredients, companies don’t always have to tell us what it is we’re exposing ourselves to on a daily basis. Unacceptable Levels, a new documentary, wants to change that by educating folks about the chemicals we interact with every day.
By Becky Striepe on September 14, 2012
Fall might be right around the corner, but around here mosquito season feels like it has no end in sight. Thanks to an unnaturally warm winter, the bugs have been out of control this year! I can’t take the dog out back to play without getting covered in bites. Blech! That’s why I was thrilled to run across this all natural mosquito repellent from Eco Etsian Aquarian Bath.