Leach testing my cookware for heavy metals

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I decided to do a little test on my cookware to find out if heavy metals were leaching into my food.  I wanted to know specifically if my Le Creuset cookware or my stainless steel cookware was leaching toxic heavy metals into my food. I moved away from using stainless …

Non-toxic pots & pans

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Pots & Pans: This is a big one!  If you have non-stick toss those toxic suckers out!  I am very particular about what I cook with and specific within each company so please read carefully about what I recommend below.  Aluminum is another one to fully avoid.  Aluminum is a …

Non-Toxic Dishes

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One of the questions I get asked the most is what I use in my kitchen.  This post will focus on which dishes I use.  It is so important to make sure your kitchenware is free of toxins since we are ingesting food from cooking, drinking out of glasses, eating …

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 …

Non-Toxic Crib Mattress and mattresses for your entire family

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After all my research it came down to a few companies.  Naturepedic (the most main stream brand), LifeKind,  Savvy Rest, Soaring Heart and Holy Lamb Organics.  Soaring Heart and Holy Lamb Organics are smaller, independent companies who I found after we purchased our crib mattress.  I love how transparent both Soaring Heart and Holy …