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  • 2021 Non-Toxic Gift Guide

    2021 Non-Toxic Gift Guide

    This year, because of delayed delivery times from most stores, we are publishing our gift guide as we go, instead of all at once. (Make sure you’re following us on IG and FB so you find out as soon as roll these out.) Our guide highlights gifts from brands that are committed to toxin-free, Earth-friendly […]

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  • Early-Bird Giveaway: Choose Your Free Gift

    Early-Bird Giveaway: Choose Your Free Gift

    We’ve partnered with three of our favorite brands to reward our early-bird holiday shoppers. The next 50 orders from our store will receive a free gift, which will be one of the following:1) A bottle of Hiya vitamins.2) A Lumion Mini Mist, which is a smaller version of this amazing stuff.3) A pouch of Serenity […]

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  • Ezekiel Bread Stuffing Recipe

    Ezekiel Bread Stuffing Recipe

    Stuffing is my favorite part of the Thanksgiving meal. I am not crazy about the turkey itself, but I do love stuffing that has been baked into the bird. Unfortunately, most stuffing  is unhealthy because it’s made with white bread. So, I make mine with sprouted Ezekiel bread, which is one of the healthiest breads […]

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  • Safe Baby Formula Guide

    Safe Baby Formula Guide

    1. Loulouka (both cow and goat) / 2. Happy Baby / 3. Kabrita / 4. Bobbie / 5. Lebenswert / 6. ByHeart / 7. Serenity   / 8. Holle / 9.HiPP / 10.Baby’s Only  11. Kendamil Skip to: June 2022 Update: As many of you already know we have been unable to stock any Loulouka […]

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  • 4 Ways to Have a Healthy Halloween

    4 Ways to Have a Healthy Halloween

    Our new neighborhood goes all out for Halloween, so the pressure is on for us to decorate this year! As you’re probably well aware, Halloween is a holiday that full of Bad Stuff (and nope, not just the candy). Read on for my tips for avoiding toxins–and have a safe, healthy Halloween! How to Have […]

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  • Why I’m Going to Give My Kids the Covid Vaccine

    Why I’m Going to Give My Kids the Covid Vaccine

    Covid is again weighing heavily on me–after months of seeing the light at the end of the tunnel! I’m sure many of you are feeling similar anxiety about what this means for the coming school year. I will be doing all the prevention measures we already know to work: Running my air filter. Taking elderberry […]

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  • Homeopathy Versus Herbal Remedies

    Homeopathy Versus Herbal Remedies

    In the last month, Felix and Wolfie have both had colds (thankfully, not Covid), and I’ve been giving them an herbal remedy that I rely on through typical cold and flu season, Umcka. Do you use herbal or homeopathic remedies to treat illness in your house? Or maybe you wonder what the difference is between […]

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  • 7 Healthy Father’s Day Gift Ideas

    7 Healthy Father’s Day Gift Ideas

    What are you getting your dads and husbands on June 20th? Here are seven healthy Father’s Day gift ideas that are toxin-free and planet-friendly…   Organic boxers that are Fair-Trade and GOTS-certified, and also super soft. A grass-fed meat subscription that comes with free bacon for life (gross, I say, but my husband loves it) […]

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  • Toxins in Coffee: 8 Sources of Harmful Chemicals in Your Morning Brew

    Toxins in Coffee: 8 Sources of Harmful Chemicals in Your Morning Brew

    A few years ago we went on a quest to find the cleanest possible organic coffee in toxin-free packaging. As you probably know, organically grown coffee beans are widely available–this is great! Unfortunately, even organic beans are almost always roasted, packaged, and brewed in ways that can add all sorts of unwanted chemistry to your […]

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  • The Privilege to Fret Over Antibiotics, Vaccines, Chlorinated Water & Pasteurized Milk

    The Privilege to Fret Over Antibiotics, Vaccines, Chlorinated Water & Pasteurized Milk

    Did anyone read this article about how human life expectancy has basically doubled over the last hundred years? Of note: we can now expect to live to around 79 instead of only 41 thanks to four key discoveries/interventions–ALL of which are things I worry about! 1. Vaccines You’ve probably heard about the rudimentary way that […]

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