Eco-Wellness, Home Hygiene Edition- Shower for the Planet

So coronavirus is here. For the long haul, it seems.

To be honest, folks, I don’t have a lot of healthy “stay safe” tips that ALSO benefit the planet. Washing your hands for 20 seconds with warm/hot water does not HELP the environment. Hot water uses a lot more energy than cold. It also happens to be better at killing germs.

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Plastic-Free July Eco-Challenge, Day 30: Cavemen Didn’t Eat With Plastic

I was hoping to share some enormous news with everyone by now. Unfortunately, as life occurs, I’ve hit a small snag and will have to wait just a LITTLE bit longer to make it official.

Many of you know I’ve been working on my newest project, ZooFit Safari. It seems like I’ve been working on this project forever. Well, two years. Read More “Plastic-Free July Eco-Challenge, Day 30: Cavemen Didn’t Eat With Plastic”

Plastic-Free July Eco-Challenge, Day 20: The Earth is Our Home…Clean Up Your Room

As a kid in middle school (many moons ago), I heard a radio ad on my favorite station exclaiming “The earth is our home. CLEAN UP YOUR ROOM!” I loved this ad so much I made a poster of it as a school Earth Day project and kept it on my bedroom door. This confused my mom so much, because, I never cleaned up my actual room. Read More “Plastic-Free July Eco-Challenge, Day 20: The Earth is Our Home…Clean Up Your Room”

Stay Calm and Clean Naturally

There are days when I truly appreciate living on a small community island. Today was definitely one of those days.

The local library hosted a wonderful workshop this afternoon on Do-It-Yourself Cleaning Products, a topic right up my alley. Living in the Pacific Northwest, in the Puget Sound, I am very aware of chemicals I use on my body, in my house, and with my family. Read More “Stay Calm and Clean Naturally”