Natural Home

Canine & Feline Fine

Fragrance-free Fur-iday! Our incredible friend Tami compassionately adopted her cat Gunny out of medical isolation with a chronic illness. Tami’s vet concurred that sweet Gunny had wet FIP and might…

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Edu-mail

Here’s the “Fragrance 101” email we send when trying to educate folks on toxic synthetic scents. Background on “fragrance” Look at the back of virtually any personal care product or…

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Company Cleaning & Cooking

Company is coming! Woohoo! Here’s our housecleaning arsenal. No petrochemicals we can’t pronounce. No noxious, synthetically scented fumes. Just baking soda, salt, olive oil, vinegar, and vodka. That’s it. (The…

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Plain Drain

Beloved sister texted, “Had a clogged sink but thanks to baking soda, vinegar, hot water, and time, I’m back on track.” Simple, natural, better.

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Citruscent

Good morning! Here in Texas, grapefruits and oranges are now in season. Thanks to our marvelous mom, here’s a fun little way to prolong that citrus yumminess: Cut grapefruit or…

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Air Unfreshener

Thanks to our precious friend Angie for sharing this excellent read by Kimberly Snyder, nutritionist to the stars. http://kimberlysnyder.com/blog/2012/03/10/the-danger-of-air-freshener-and-10-alternatives-for-a-great-smelling-home/

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Plant Present

Another holiday gift idea: an air-cleaning houseplant. Just beware of plants sold at some big box stores that have been inoculated with pesticides. In the Austin area The Natural Gardener…

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DIY for Dryer

If these chilly days have you cooped up and feeling crafty, here’s a DIY holiday gift idea–homemade wool dryer balls. A great gift that will help recipients ditch dryer sheets…

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Savings On Suds

Another holiday gift idea…with a discount! Molly’s Suds is doing 25% off on their site today with code CYBER25. We adore their laundry powder which can be ordered without the…

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