Natural Personal Care

Beach Blanket Stinko

Nancy C-R sent us this dreamy photo and said, “Yesterday was the perfect day at the beach…until the stinky sunscreen cans appeared. Multiply that by 100s = a bad day…

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Lemons and Lymph Nodes

Yesterday, our friend Sandra asked for a natural deodorant recipe. We don’t have one as we rarely wear it. We also eat mostly organic and drink copious amounts of water,…

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Simplify Sheet

We really enjoy simplifying our lives. Less stuff, fewer products, less stress. It’s become a game between us. Speaking of fewer products, here’s Lisa Bronner’s Dilution Cheat Sheet for Dr.…

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Twelve Toxins To Toss

Husband texted link to twelve toxins to trash PLUS better alternatives provided. We still have 10, and occasionally 7 and 11, but the rest are gone, baby, gone. How ’bout…

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Think Dirty

Do you use the Think Dirty app? Our sis downloaded it, tried it…then tossed the conditioner she was using up. http://www.treehugger.com/organic-beauty/think-dirty-app-identifies-risky-cosmetics-ingredients.html

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Non-Toxic Teeth

Toothpaste, as with “fragrance,” on you=in you. We recently read articles on Crest plastic microbeads embedding in gums. Our dad has incorporated baking soda as one of this brushing steps.…

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5 Easy Pieces

This is for Kim M. who brought us to tears last night with her powerful comment. With these items we can clean our entire home…and shampoo hair, bathe dog, brush…

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Shamrock and Shaving

We’ve never been to Ireland but we did spend a night at a cruddy motel in Shamrock, Texas where they have an annual donegal contest. Speaking of chin curtains, at…

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Deodorant and Dog

Our friend Courtney has been test driving Schmidt’s Deodorant for the past few days. She ordered the fragrance-free one but it also comes in a few essential oil versions. A…

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