What’s the deal with borax?

Borax – Do we love it or do we hate it? There is so much conflicting information out there, and I get asked all the time about this mineral’s safety. Here’s a little look into the ingredient… Borax (also known as sodium borate, sodium tetraborate, or disodium tetraborate) is popular among DIY-ers. It is a…

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Pretty names, ugly ingredients. Why the fake smells need to go.

Fragrance. We are not friends. Fake, synthetic fragrances are coming at us from all directions. Deodorants, shampoo and conditioners, baby wipes, washing powders, plug-in air ‘fresheners’ and scratch and sniff stickers are just a few examples of products containing artificial fragrances. These fragrances often contain hundreds of chemicals from a list of thousands and there…

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Why is it important to choose the right essential oils?

If you have taken the time to source the supplies and make your own body care/cleaning products, you will want to make sure you are using top quality, pure and potent essential oils. Do your research. I have always said that companies with nothing to hide will give you as much information as possible when…

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