Written By: The Green Crunchy Mother Did you know that a recent study confirmed what you may have already suspected? Adults tend to become much less active as they reach their midlife years. After doing some research, I discovered that researchers at the University of Texas have completed the first large scale study of activity… Read More The Secret to Staying Active at Midlife
Written by” The Green Crunchy Mother Let us talk about chemicals that can be found in your favorite nail polish brands. You heard right, conventional nail polish brands often contain nasty chemicals that can not even be pronounced. Do I have your attention yet? No one wants toxins on their bodies, right? For those that… Read More What is “5-Free” Nail Polish?
Written By: The Green Crunchy Mother Disclaimer Lavender may not be suitable for you or your loved ones. It is important to follow the advice of a physician. If you are making a personal choice to use it, The Green Crunchy Mother declines all responsibility. One of my all-time favorite scents is lavender. Lavender is… Read More The Benefits of Using Lavender
Written by: The Green Crunchy Mother If you have landed on my blog, perhaps you are a crunchy person or curious about how to become one. People often ask me what does it mean to be crunchy? Is this actually a “thing”? Crunchy people can also be referred to as “hippie”, “granola”, and “green”. This… Read More What Does Crunchy Living Mean?
Written By: The Green Crunchy Mother Do you hate ants as much as I do? If you landed on my blog, chances are you are looking for natural remedies to get rid of them. Since moving out to the country, creepie crawlies have become more of a problem in our home. These ants can be… Read More How To Get Rid of Ants Naturally
Written By: The Green Crunchy Mother Many companies today claim that their products are “pure” “natural” and “organic”. Consumers often believe this despite the fact that this information is often misleading. In the United States, no legal standards exist for natural or organic hygiene products. Companies often use false information that is misleading to the… Read More Do You Use Organic Hygiene Products?
Written By: The Green Crunchy Mother After doing some research, I found out that the fruits and vegetables that are displayed at my local grocery store may be covered with the following: – bug killers, – fungicides, – and other toxins. Research conducted by the U. S. Department of Agriculture and Food and Drug Administration… Read More The Dirty Dozen And The Clean Fifteen