Category Archives: Eco Info

Safe for People and Pets, Non-Toxic way to rid your home of insects and spiders

Having children has taught me to look at bugs differently especially spiders I have learned to appreciate their incredible skill and beauty the picture above is an Orb Weaver this beauty with her legs stretched out fully would be  slightly … Continue reading

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Reducing Chemical Use – Make Your Own DIY Deodorant Spray Recipe

I haven’t been overly concerned about the safety of store bought deodorant, but knowing that skin is highly porous and what goes on it, goes through it, I’d rather not add more chemicals to my system. Add to that the … Continue reading

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Earth Day For Kids- Create Your Own Garden

Showing your little one’s how to recycle is a great way to make a big impact in their future, and it’s not just recycling cans, paper or plastic anymore either.  Left over scrapes from dinner can become an interesting project … Continue reading

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Earth Day – Create Your Own Re-Usable Shopping Bag

Replacing your plastic bags with reusable fabric bags is the perfect Earth Day craft project.  Since it can take up to one thousand years for a single bag to break down this project really can make a huge difference.  Simply … Continue reading

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Protect Your Family With Style – Black Friday SALE Though Monday!

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Committee on Environment & Public works passed the Safe Chemicals Act!

Yesterday the Senate Committee on Environment & Public works passed the Safe Chemicals Act! Thousands of other concerned citizens to demand safer chemicals – and products – for our families and communities. This legislation requires chemical companies to demonstrate the … Continue reading

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Carbon emissions from human activity are changing the Earth’s climate

WooHoo summer is here! It’s time to pack up your sand toys and swimsuits and head out to the beach.  However two serious issues are causing havoc with the world’s oceans; This summer take a moment to learn more about … Continue reading

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World Ocean Day – Plastic Pollution – Reuse, Reduce, Recycle

June 8th is World Oceans Day, the UN-designated day for the global community to celebrate and take action for our shared ocean. One of the greatest threats to the ocean is also one of the most insidious because chances are it’s … Continue reading

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Earth Day – Saving Nemo! -Save money, save your largest organ, save coral!

When swimming, some sunscreen can wash off your body into the surrounding waters, potentially affecting marine life Save money, save your largest organ, save coral! Did you know? A 2008 scientific study showed that some commonly used chemical sunscreen ingredients … Continue reading

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3 Reasons why you should tint for earth day

I just moved a chair to sweep the floor and was dismayed at the damage to our beautiful flooring. The window is screened by a large tree so never gets direct sunlight but just look at the bleaching from reflected … Continue reading

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