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How I built a (free) compost bin in about 5 minutes (pt. 2)

Tired of all the crap life throws at you? Then compost it! The Art of Zen Composting Apparently a person can make composting as easy or as complicated as s/he wants. More than just tossing foodstuffs into my free 5-minute compost bin there are a few points worth knowing to make effective soil in the… Continue reading How I built a (free) compost bin in about 5 minutes (pt. 2)

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Switch Your Deodorant To Help Prevent Cancer

It has now gotten to the point where babies are being BORN toxic due to the toxic load of their mothers. A 2004 study found that blood samples from newborns contained an average of 287 toxins including mercury, fire retardants, pesticides and chemicals in non-stick cookware.      Dr. Mercola Nobody wants to stink, but clogging our armpits with… Continue reading Switch Your Deodorant To Help Prevent Cancer

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Ditching Shampoo: My Healthiest Hair Ever

This post isn’t actually about making shampoo. That sounds like a lotta work. No, it’s about a much lazier way I’ve been cleaning my hair lately. Four weeks actually. And guess what? It’s been interesting. The method: Baking soda followed by an apple cider vinegar rinse aka the no ‘poo method. As in no shampoo.… Continue reading Ditching Shampoo: My Healthiest Hair Ever