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Low Impact living

UP-CYCLING FURNITURE AND STUFF

UP-CYCLING, WHY WE GOT INTO IT AND SOME IDEAS FOR YOU  This was a new area for me, I have always ended up painting the stuff in the house, walls, woodwork etc .I actually feel at times that I should just carry around a paintbrush ,there is always something to paint. But we moved house,and as […]

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Natural Health

HEALTHIER CHOICES WITH FOOD

This blog is a natural progression for me. I love cooking, its a way of showing love to my family. I love to have a table full of people, lots of different foods to try, long conversations and loads of laughter! If you want to make the change for products healthier for your skin and […]

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DIY Beauty

PERFUME & AFTERSHAVES

Perfumes and fragrances are “Trade Secrets” and with up to four thousand chemicals to make them up, you’ll never know what’s really inside them!.. Here, I share what I’ve found as possible solutions and alternatives.

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Natural child health

CHILDREN AND BABIES

You’d think that when you buy any “Baby” product that it’s not laced with chemicals…wrong! Here, I share what I found to help our precious newborns stay away from the nasty stuff.

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DIY Beauty

MEN’S PRODUCTS

MEN’S STUFF, BODY ,BEARDS etc I guess that men have as many issues with their skin as women. My Husband suffers from dry skin, and nowadays at least men are taking better care of themselves and using creams and facial products,so much more than before. It can mean that your products are not safe from them […]

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DIY Beauty

NAIL POLISH, GLOSS

NAIL VARNISH /POLISHES What is in Nail varnishes and Polishes? I have always thought the smell of a nail varnish, smelt toxic, it is such a pungent smell. I can not say that I was surprised after seeing what is in them . I have found less toxic nail polishes, why on earth are they […]

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Natural Health

ALL ABOUT YOUR MOUTH & TEETH

Taking care of our mouth and teeth is supposed to be good for us. But if what we use isn’t…what then? Here are some ideas that work just as well and perhaps better.

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DIY Beauty

FOUNDATIONS , Liquid and Mineral

FOUNDATION What is in this product? How can you find one which is really good for your skin? Without all the chemicals in it? I thought I would start at the base, and work up through the layers of the makeup we apply. Foundation of course, can be made by different companies, therefore the combination […]

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Low Impact living

Lowering Stress

Keeping Healthy is made up of a number of things.As they say, its mind body and spirit! Keeping healthy is in what you eat, drink or can be external factors , such as in the products that you use. I don’t think for an overall wellness, you can take one part of your life on […]

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Household Tips & Tricks

WASHING YOUR CLOTHES MORE NATURALLY

The thought of washing clothes and bedding, then sleeping or wearing those chemicals for 24 hours is not great.