Natural Baby Mama made the news! Lead in sippy cups and water bottles

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Seeing how my post posts went viral these last few weeks made me really appreciate how awareness brings change.  Whether that change is in the form of companies making safer products or where consumers spend their money.  The power of information is amazing.  The power of people expecting safe products …

Toxic levels of lead found in stainless steel water bottles. Are you, or your child, using these water bottles?

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Updated 4/7/17 Trying to find an alternative to plastic, a lot of people buy stainless steel water bottles thinking this is a safer choice for for both them and their children.  Shockingly some of my readers found high levels, up to 100% lead, in parts of their insulated stainless steel …

Testing my stuff for lead Part 3

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I think I have a love for testing things for lead and other heavy metals.  When the opportunity arises I just can’t not.  When Tamara Rubin with MisLead first came to my house several years ago to test I was shocked at how much lead was in my home and the products …

Water Filter Recommendations

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If you don’t want to read through the super lengthy post on the water testing that was done and just want to skip to “what filter should I buy?” – this is the right spot! There is a lot of data and knowing that these are moving targets makes it …

Testing Water Filters

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  There has been a lot of talk about water filters. Trying to decide on the best filter for your house and your water is tricky. How do you know it’s going to work like a company says it is going to. Our closed group decided to pool funds and …

Testing my stuff for lead

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I feel so lucky to have had Tamera from Lead Safe America come to my house and test my stuff for lead.  We live in an old brick tutor built in 1929.  We have the “desirable” leaded glass windows.  They are beautiful.  I would have never bought this house if …

Here a flame retardant, there a flame retardant, everywhere a flame retardant!

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My poor baby!  I realized that I have exposed him to way too many flame retardants in his little life.  I was buying products that I thought were good and little did I know that pretty much everything he was touching had flame retardants in it. Some might say what …