Tag: nontoxic

Reflections on my Modern Homesteading Lifestyle

It’s a rainy summer day. I’m sitting on the sofa with my kids watching a movie while the piles of laundry cycle through the washer. The rose outside my window is gently swaying and releasing the sweetest scent. Perfect time to reflect on the…

Reusable & Nontoxic Cleaning Wipes

We used to be a household of Bleach and Clorox Wipes. “Nothing but the best!”, I thought. I let my kids use the wipes to help clean the bathrooms or disinfect doorknobs and light switches. I never thought twice about what was in those…

What are PFAS and Why Should I Care?

I am a self-proclaimed junkie for documentaries. All types…natural wonders, how-to-science, natural disasters, travelling the globe, crime stories and also health discoveries. My Netflix queue is long and varied. My husband came across one the other night that struck us both with wonder. It…

The Clean Laundry Room

Learning to do your laundry is one of those life management skills that all youngins must learn in order to live independently. I learned from my parents and my kids have learned from me. I always trusted what my parents taught me. But, we…

Natural Living: One Step at a Time

I don’t know about you, but we are not a cold turkey kinda family. Five people is quite a bunch of personalities… so making lasting changes in our way of living is best done, one step at a time. Simple changes are best. I…