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Fragrance-Free Workplace

Our friend Shari in Washington has proposed making her office a fragrance-free workplace. While it may not happen overnight, she’s started the conversation. Go, Shari! Our approach when trying to…

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Non-Toxic Dishwashing Rinse

Just the concept of dishwashing rinse agents gags us. The last stage of “cleaning” dishes and glasses from which you eat and drink is a chemical shower?! Ewww. For sparkly,…

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Natural Air Neutralizer

While dinner may have been divine, you may not want to wake up smelling it. Leave a bowl of vinegar out on the kitchen counter before heading to bed and…

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Save the Date!

We will be speaking at the Dripping Springs Farmers Market in Dripping Springs, Texas on April 3, 2013. Save the date! Additional details coming soon.

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Breathe Crappy

Breathe happy? Many of the 87 chemicals in Febreze are known cancer-causers. Breathe crappy is more like it. Get the stinky details on Sustainable Baby Steps. For the latest, follow…

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Natural Non-Toxic Drain Cleaner

Yesterday, our friend Pam told us she was done with dryer sheets (HALLELUJAH!) then challenged us to find her an effective, non-toxic drain cleaner. Voila! Mix 1 cup baking soda,…

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Chemical Free Migraine Relief

Synthetic fragrances give you a headache? We feel your pain. Our favorite chemical-free migraine relief trick: place feet in little tub of hot water and put ice pack on head.…

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Natural Furniture Polish

“Lemon oil” is rarely “lemon oil”. Toxic chemicals in furniture polish are harmful when inhaled. Inhaled! Think about it. Pick up some olive oil and vinegar for cleaning wood furniture.…

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