Natural Personal Care

Little Goats Eat…Baking Soda

Friday Fragrance-Free Fun Fact: We’re more than mildly obsessed with baking soda. From dry-shampooing the dog to easing the pain of scorpion stings, it’s an essential for cleaning and deodorizing…

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Clean, Close Shuggestions

We have no opinion on shaving cream. Zero. Robert Downey, Jr. “Less Than Zero” because we don’t use it and we love when the husband rocks a beard. He, however,…

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Our New-phew

On Friday, moved by a post about a homeless 15-year-old dog, our sister hopped in her car and drove two hours to adopt the little guy. Immediately upon arriving home,…

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Honesty

Attention all Costco shoppers! Our friend Mollie told us she’d read in Costco magazine that the store will be carrying products by The Honest Company, co-founded by Jessica Alba and…

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Toxin-Free Tuesday Tip

Introduced in 1972 for use in hospitals and health care environments, Triclosan is an antibacterial agent now found in soaps, mouthwash, toothpaste, deodorant, cosmetics, hand sanitizers, mattresses, pesticides, etc. It’s…

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Loads Of Lemons In Life

We are currently out of lemonsĀ  which sparked a conversation about getting a couple lemon trees. After doing a bit of research on them this morning, we see that our…

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Raking and Rays

We have a full day of leaf-raking and weed-pulling on tap for today. If those burning rays get past our big-brimmed hat, long-sleeved shirt, beat-up jeans, and MyChelle sunscreen, we…

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Cuckoo for Coconut Oil

Our animal-rescuing, traffic-stopping friend Michelle just told us, “I’ve been using this as a lotion (face and body) since most ‘moisturizers’ are essentially just water and as a deodorant and…

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COPD (Cut Out Perfume, Dad)

Yesterday the husband returned from his grandmother’s funeral. Due to our MCS we were unable to go on this trip and attend the memorial of this astonishing, trailblazing woman. Upon…

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Sweet-Smelling, Itch-Stopping Stuff

Well, don’t we wish we’d whipped up a batch of that bug spray we posted. Had a dear friend over for dinner and, even though the barn swallows and purple…

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