Black Tea Wood Floor Cleaner

DIY Black Tea Wood Floor Cleaner

Looking for a simple and effective way to clean your hardwood floors? Black tea makes the ideal natural cleaner! DIY Black Tea Wood Floor Cleaner Why Black Tea? Black tea contains polyphenolic compounds that inhibit microbial growth. Also, the tannins found in black tea add a subtle sheen to your hardwood floor. Black tea is… 

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Why I Got Rid of My Smartphone

Why I Got Rid of My Smartphone

I recently downsized from an iPhone 5s to a simple flip TracFone. I made this decision for a variety of reasons, including decreased cancer risk, increased brain function, and overall sense of well-being. It’s a decision I’ll never regret. I bought my smartphone in the spring of 2014 with fear and trepidation. Not because I… 

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Egg-free, Gluten-free Cookies

Egg-free, Gluten-free Cookies

These grain-free, egg-free cookies are my go-to for any holiday treat. With a silicone mold or decorative frosting, you can celebrate Christmas, Valentine’s Day, or even birthdays! Egg-free, Gluten-free Cookies These flavorful gluten-free cookies melt in your mouth and are ideal for anyone with egg sensitivities or food intolerances. Blanched almond flour is preferred, although… 

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How to Find Safe Products

Introducing MADE SAFE

After our family’s health crisis in 2008, we became chemically sensitive, reacting to petroleum-based ingredients with headaches, nosebleeds, and other adverse symptoms. Our search began for safe products. Because of hidden fragrance-masking chemicals and undisclosed ingredients, we struggled to find toxic-free products. I began to make my own products in order to control my ingredients…. 

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Justice and Toxic Mold

Toxic Mold and the Law

Because of the confusion surrounding the issue of toxic mold, it is difficult to obtain knowledgeable and reliable legal assistance. As yet, there is no official federal “mold law,” which creates obstacles when trying to recoup losses. This is changing, however, as awareness grows. Toxic Mold and the Law When evaluating a course of action,… 

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How to make Vanilla Bean Ghee

Vanilla Bean Ghee

If you enjoy ghee, you’ll love this enhanced version for any cake, cookie, or sweet treat recipe! Vanilla Bean Ghee Ghee, or clarified butter, is butter with the milk solids removed. It’s ideal for those who are lactose intolerant. With its high smoking point, ghee works great for cooking. Vanilla bean ghee is delicious when… 

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Salmon

What You Need to Know about GE Salmon

Would you eat salmon that has been genetically modified? The FDA announced approval of the first genetically altered animal in November 2015. What will this mean to you and me? In his book Altered Genes, Twisted Truth, attorney Steven Druker reflects on the concept of mythogenesis, a phrase used by biologist and biotech advocate William… 

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