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3 Toothpaste Alternatives: A Review

For some time now I’ve been on a request to find an alternative to toothpaste that would work for my family. Why? What’s wrong with toothpaste? Well, a few things actually. I want to avoid fluoride because I believe it’s … Continue reading

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Simple, Homemade Skin Care

I’ve had so much fun making my own skin care and cleaning products lately. Does that make me a big dork? Maybe. But I don’t care! It’s fun to be a kitchen alchemist, and to save money on these items. … Continue reading

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Act Natural Hair Color Review

I’ve talked about natural hair color on the blog before so I was eager to try this product. It’s from a company called ACT (Advanced Cosmetic Technologies). Their website is http://www.ActNaturals.com. Unfortunately, I can’t give this product a glowing review. … Continue reading

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Safe Pregnancy Skin Care

Did you get choosy about your skin care products when you were pregnant? I was pleasantly surprised to find a warning against phthalates in a recent magazine I subscribe to (it was Fit Pregnancy which I consider to be pretty … Continue reading

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Your Mother Was Right: Traditional Beauty Tips

Your Mother Was Right: Traditional Beauty Tips that Pass the Test of Time Everyone hates being told “I told you so”, and most women also hate thinking their mother was right. However, on stepping upon the threshold of 30, and … Continue reading

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How To Have Naturally Shiny Hair

There are all kinds of products that crowd drugstore shelves claiming to make your hair shiny. Many of them rely on silicones. While they’re probably not terribly harmful for your hair,  silicone has to go through a lot of chemical … Continue reading

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Natural Moms Podcast #128

Our guest this week is John Roulac, the CEO & Founder of Nutiva, who since 1999 has operated as a values-driven company dedicated to nourishing people and planet. We’re talking today about the wonders of coconut oil, its many benefits … Continue reading

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I’m blessed with lots and lots of dark, thick, coarse, wavy, curly hair. Yeah, and the mane on my head isn’t half bad either. Seriously though, being a hairy kind of gal can be a mixed bag. I just signed … Continue reading

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Make Your Own Natural Baby Products At Home

photo credit: jolien_vallins If you’re concerned about the products and ingredients going on your baby’s skin, then the best solution is to create baby products right in your home.  It’s fun to make natural baby stuff for your friends too. … Continue reading

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Frugal Friday: Natural Product Discount Alerts

Amazon is offering some nice discounts on natural and organic products in April, including: Save $2 on Neti Pots (and if you don’t know what in the heck a Neti Pot is, find out cause they come in real handy … Continue reading

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