Spring is in the Air: How to Scent Your Home Without Chemicals

Do you use scented household products or air fresheners? Do you suffer from headaches, stuffiness and sneezing while you’re using them? It’s not just a coincidence. It is most likely a reaction to the volatile organic compounds (VOCs) and phthalates that are commonly used in household products like cleaners and disinfectants. According to a 2011 study … Continue reading Spring is in the Air: How to Scent Your Home Without Chemicals

The 9 Things You Should Be Cleaning in Your Kitchen

The kitchen accumulates bacteria in some of the most surprising places and has the potential to harbor things like salmonella, E. Coli, Listeria, yeast and mold. Eliminate the spread of bacteria and the risk of contamination, both of which causes illness, by removing microbes from your kitchen’s most used surfaces. (According to the USDA, in “optimum conditions”, … Continue reading The 9 Things You Should Be Cleaning in Your Kitchen

Toy Cleaning: Could Your Cleaning Products Be Hurting Your Kids?

By now, you’ve probably heard about the mold found inside every child’s favorite toy giraffe. We understand that when you have kids, dirt, grime and messes are unavoidable. It’s a fact of parenting. This doesn’t mean you have to compromise your child’s safety to get results when cleaning up after your kids. Up until the last decade or so, … Continue reading Toy Cleaning: Could Your Cleaning Products Be Hurting Your Kids?