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What Switching to All Natural Toothpaste Is Really Like

Posted on February 11th, 2016

Posted by  Sher Warkentin, guest blogger Natural products are better for your family and the environment, but it can be difficult finding a reason to try something new when you don’t know what to expect. That includes toothpaste, something you (should) use at least twice a day. I recently made the switch myself and was […]

Six Tips for Cleaning Boots and Preserving Winter Footwear

Posted on February 10th, 2016

Posted by Bethany Johnson, guest blogger Winter is hard on shoes, especially boots. Every year I’m shocked at how my family’s footwear ages with the right amount of chill. Thankfully, we’ve learned how to care for our winter footwear using natural ingredients, so we don’t need to replace them as often. This is one of many […]

How a Clothing Swap Makes the Best of Old Goods

Posted on February 9th, 2016

Posted by Bethany Johnson, guest blogger According to a recent study by thredUP.com, half of all millennial parents teach their kids that secondhand clothing is better for the environment than buying new. What’s more, this trend is a movement that’s here to stay. If you’ve ever shopped at a thrift store, you know the thrill of […]

Eight Easy Ways to Exercise While Walking Your Dog

Posted on February 8th, 2016

Posted by Bethany Johnson, guest blogger Getting fit takes regular exercise—emphasis on regular—which can be difficult to work into a busy schedule. Sometimes the spare time just isn’t there. The key is to look at the activities you already do, and get creative with them to find easy ways to exercise. For the perfect opportunity to […]