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Keeping your home free of toxins

Oh the flavors of the season are here and ready to make your home smell like a cozy warm hug

Every time people enter my bakery and get overwhelmed by the amazing smells that lead them in...vanilla, cinnamon, nutmeg, mint... They say, "Do you have a candle that smells like that?" "Not yet" I would answer. But now is a perfect time to make your home smell just as dreamy. Nothing is better than walking into someone's home that smells of fresh-baked yummy holiday cookies, cakes and pies. But what if you don't cook, or don't have all my [...]

Coconut Oil – oh Let me count the many ways you are good for me!!

Who would have thought that those magical big, hard-shelled, weird looking things from the trees when I took family vacations at Christmas time would end up such a huge part of my life. I do recall it being a tasty treat brought to me after it was smashed open on a rock, what a decadent treat. Now it is a staple in my home and not only a treat to eat but has so many other wonderful uses as [...]

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Tea Tree Oil, the Natural Mold Killer

On the path to living free of toxins and harmful chemicals there is one space that you need to consider every inch of: your home. Everything from our cleaning products to our pillows to our detergent can be ripe with harmful, illness-causing chemicals that are not good for anyone, especially those with allergies and asthma. Because of this I am always searching for natural, effective alternatives. One of my favorite finds, that I use for both health and cleaning benefits, is [...]