Let’s celebrate the progress towards greater consumer safety policies! May these victories spur us on in our pursuit of still needed protections.
Certifications, ingredients, labeling lingo? What a quagmire! Transform yourself into an informed, discerning consumer to spend wisely and cruise through the marketing melee with a savvy eye.
Why (& How) to Ditch Fabric Softener & Dryer Sheets
With the allure of softening clothes, reducing static, smoothing wrinkles, and smelling flowery (sort of), it can be hard to break up with fabric softener. Here are the downsides.
22 Ways to Go Organic on a Budget
Organic has many benefits, but sometimes the sticker shock can be a deterrent, so here are ways to go organic, while maintaining your food budget.
The Low Cost of Green Cleaning
In addition to the safety benefit, green cleaning costs less per use and creates a lot less cleaning cabinet clutter. I have learned that a few products can clean it all.
A Guide to Buying Fair Trade
Buying fair trade is about voting with our dollar. If we purchase fairly produced products, we are voting for fair production practices.
The Chemistry of Water
If you’ve recently stood in the bottled water aisle with words such as purified, distilled, spring, and so on – and that’s not even covering hard & soft water – you know water is not simple.