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 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 As a family of five, a lot of laundry can easily pile up. Between bed sheets, towels, and clothes, and so much more, I never seem to catch up! The washing machine is frequently functioning at full capacity and this can mean using up a lot a fabric softener.… Read More How to Make Home Made Fabric Softener
Written By: The Green Crunchy Mother My children are the main reason why I use a homemade all-purpose cleaner. Did you know that the EPA has shown that the air inside our homes is often more polluted than the outdoors? According to Elsa M. Jacobson (regional director of the Chicago Green Festival), “Homemade healthy cleaning… Read More How to Make Homemade All-Purpose Cleaner
Written By: The Green Crunchy Mother Let’s talk about hand washing! As a family of five with frequent hand washing, we use up hand soap quickly. Store bought soaps can be expensive and contain many nasty ingredients that I can not even pronounce. You will love this easy to make liquid hand soap. It takes… Read More How To Make Your Own Liquid Hand Soap
Written By: The Green Crunchy Mother Let us talk about stinky armpits, no one wants them, right? For those that already know me, I love making products from scratch and I am always willing to try something new. I can see the eye rolling now, she is at it again, making her home made recipes!… Read More How To Make Your Own Homemade Deodorant
Written By: The Green Crunchy Mother Let’s talk about body washes! Do you or your family love using body washes as much as we do? My own family uses it up at the speed of lightning. The store bought ones can be costly and they usually contain many nasty chemicals that I do not want… Read More How to Make a Homemade Natural Body Wash