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  • Automatic Toilet Cleaners: Searching for Good Stuff

    Automatic Toilet Cleaners: Searching for Good Stuff

    When we moved into our new apartment this fall, I noticed that the bathrooms each had a clip-on automatic toilet cleaner, like this: I, of course, removed them immediately, partially because it somehow felt gross to pee on the thing the prior family peed on (not rational, but just icky), but also because I assumed […]

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  • The Toxins Nobody Wants to Talk About: “Forever Chemicals” in Your Water

    The Toxins Nobody Wants to Talk About: “Forever Chemicals” in Your Water

    Written by John Goss They are man-made, they are harmful, they don’t break down for decades, and they are everywhere. In fact, they are so “everywhere” that 95% of us here in the United States have these chemicals in our bodies. They are even found in breast milk.   Forever Chemicals What are these nasty […]

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  • Healthy Almond Milk Guide

    Healthy Almond Milk Guide

    1. Three Trees / 2. Malk / 3. New Barn Plant-based milks have become very popular in recent years. They aren’t new, however. When I began to learn about healthy eating back in the 1970’s, soy milk and rice milk were available at health food stores. Now I go to the store and find everything […]

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  • 2022 Valentine’s Day Gift  Guide- 11 Sweet Ideas

    2022 Valentine’s Day Gift Guide- 11 Sweet Ideas

      Pink Travel Mug. Made from 100% European grade silicone, with an embedded stainless steel ring to hold its shape so it won’t collapse when gripped. $16. Love & Sage Tinted Lip Balm. With a dreamy scent of bergamot and rose, it’s full on moisture for lips in need of a rescue. $12. Nail Polish […]

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  • Shopping for Non-Toxic Area Rugs

    Shopping for Non-Toxic Area Rugs

    Written by Maia James You may already know that rugs can bring a lot of unwanted toxins into your home. These toxins are of special concern if you have babies and young children who spend a lot of time rolling, crawling, and playing on the floor. Even if you don’t have pets or little kids […]

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  • Kabrita Goat Milk Toddler Formula Review

    Kabrita Goat Milk Toddler Formula Review

    This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Kabrita. All thoughts and opinions are my own. I’ve spent a decade researching infant and toddler formula for my Safe Formula Guide, and I’ve seen the industry make amazing progress in that time. One of the best developments has been the evolution of goat […]

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  • 22 Earth-Friendly Swaps for 2022

    22 Earth-Friendly Swaps for 2022

    One of my goals for 2022 is to up my Green game. My home doesn’t have many products with toxins in them (although I’m far from perfect), but I want to do better by our planet. Below are 22 easy product swaps you can make that will reduce waste–please share your own ideas in the […]

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  • 40 Ways to Have a Better 2022

    40 Ways to Have a Better 2022

    Welcome to a wonderful, fresh new year! Do you have any big plans or exciting intentions you’d like to share? Please comment below if so! Whether you’ve set goals for the year or want some inspiration to do so, what follows is a roundup of my favorite resources, ideas, and products for a healthy 2022 […]

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  • Top Posts & Products of 2021

    Top Posts & Products of 2021

    As I always do during this final week of each year, I’m looking back to see what content you guys liked best and which products you bought most. We do this to give us direction on what products we should investigate, which guides to update, and any new #goodstuff we want to put in our […]

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  • Last Minute Gift Ideas

    Last Minute Gift Ideas

    Last-minute took on a whole new meaning this year, but now it really is too late to order anything online. If you want to shop from your sofa, here are ten ideas for instant gifts! Meat Subscription. Includes 100% grass-fed, grass-finished beef; heritage-breed pork; free-range, organic chicken; and wild Alaskan salmon—all delivered to your favorite […]

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