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Chances are if you’re like Ron and I, you have experienced a yellowing of your vehicle headlights at one time or another. It’s no fun – especially when you pay your hard earned dollars on a professional car wash; only to find your shiny exterior has suddenly lost its luster when butted up against hazy… Read More
We all want to look good. Period. Even with egos checked at the door, there is something about seeing a person confidently enter a room – dressed to impress, perfectly groomed and not a care (or, wrinkle) in site. But, instead of letting your green-eyed monster rear its ugly head, why not raise your own… Read More
Green Recipes for Household Cleaners Recently I purchased a ‘daily deal’ on one of the uber-trendy sites only to find that my to good to be true deal was, in fact, just that. The ‘eco-friendly’ cleaning service showed up with toxic chemicals to clean our home. When I questioned (the new employee who’d only been… Read More
Asthma is a complex chronic condition that over 20 million people in the U.S.struggle with each day. While there is no cure for asthma, it is a treatable condition. By taking appropriate and proactive measures, individuals with asthma can lead very full and active lives. Asthma can most basically be described as a lung disease…. Read More
Those of you who remember Joan Crawford’s closet tantrum in the 1981 movie, Mommie Dearest, will agree that wire hangers ain’t got nothing on the real threat of toxic chemicals lurking in today’s dry cleaned clothing. You should be familiar by now with the crucial role good indoor air quality plays in creating optimal health. … Read More
Chances are that the “Pine Scent” air freshener you just purchased for the fall season contains no pine and your prior summer selection with “Citrus Scent” contains no citrus. Instead, both probably contain a mix of air-polluting chemicals. These include xylene, which affects the nervous system; naphthalene, a suspected carcinogen; and phthalates, which work to… Read More
Clutter-clearing. It’s not rocket science and virtually anybody can learn to implement it. What then, do we find so fascinating about clearing away our piles of unwanted and unnecessary stuff? For starters, clutter-clearing is a great antidote to sleepiness and fatigue. Second, it is a simple, guilt-free exercise that literally lifts weight off you; making… Read More