Wow, I can’t believe it’s already that time of the year again! Have you started your Christmas shopping, or are you the one who had all of your gifts purchased months ago? If you’re like me, I’m still shopping. It seems like I do it later and later each year. If you’re still in need […]
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Activated Charcoal: Mother Nature’s best kept secret? As one of the most non-toxic, adsorbent substances we have at our disposal, activated charcoal has a bunch of health benefits and yet it’s widely underused. What Exactly is Activated Charcoal? Also referred to as activated carbon, the charcoal we’re talking about here doesn’t even closely resemble the […]
Consumers these days want to know what’s actually in their products, and mattresses are no exceptions. Most mattresses use foams that contain petrochemicals. While there are certain certifications that mattress foams can get to assure consumers that they don’t contain certain harmful chemicals, many people want to take things one step further and get an […]
This is a Guest Post: We appreciate guest authors! However, the viewpoints expressed in this blog post may, or may not necessarily reflect the viewpoints of Living Natural Today. The decision to reduce one’s carbon footprint can start with simple changes within the home. The benefits of making our homes more energy-efficient are threefold. We […]
Bugs. I don’t know about you, but I don’t like them, especially when they bite me. There are many bug repellents on the market today, but how do you know which ones are the best and aren’t causing you additional harm? Is there a natural bug repellent alternative? I was recently introduced to the non-profit […]
If you know me, you know I am not a fan of cooking. I would like to be, but it just isn’t what I was called to do:). Unfortunately, eating is a necessity and we have to prepare the food. There’s no getting around it. Whether you make it yourself, or someone makes it for […]
I was recently selected to do a product review for an e-cloth mop. e-cloth’s tagline is “perfect cleaning with just water.” I’m all about reducing the use of chemicals, so I was excited to do the review. I also like to support those companies who help us minimize toxins. This was the first time I had heard […]
Cooking healthy meals today can be challenging. We’re all busy! Many times, the easiest thing to do is to reach for a box of some processed food in order to get dinner on the table. Making real, whole food meals can take a little longer to plan and cook. Real food also spoils easily if […]
I love Spring! I enjoy watching the flowers begin to bloom, and the lawns turn green. I also love it when the weather becomes consistent in the 60s and 70s! It hasn’t happened in the midwest yet, but hopefully it will soon. Just as everything else begins to grow in the Spring, so do weeds. […]
I wish that businesses would stop using toxic air fresheners and cleaners.