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Winter Coat

Question from Bonnie Hi Debra, I have an old winter coat I have been using for years that is finally going bye bye. I need to replace it with a new one but have not had much luck over the years. I am allergic to down. Anyone have any luck with this? Debra’s...

Wisconsin Goes Fragrance-Free

The above sign was spotted in a roadside rest area in restroom, maintained by the state of Wisconsin. Other public places could do the same. This may be a response to a 2016 ruling a woman’s chemical sensitivity was a disability under the American’s with...

Toxic Free Paper Notebooks

  This week I received TWO emails asking about paper office products after not receiving one questions about them in almost forty years of doing this work. I’ve never addressed this because I’ve never noticed a need to. I buy various recycled paper pads at...

Natural Treatments for Dry Skin

  A few weeks ago I sent out a survey and at the end I gave respondents the opportunity to be sent the survey results. A few days ago I sent the survey results to anyone who wanted them, and soon received this reply: Still reading the wonderful compilation (and...

Choosing Kitchen Storage Containers

Question from Washed Cat Hi Debra, I’ve recently moved & am in the process of sorting the pantry. I’ve been looking for storage containers which are the safest to use but are lightweight. I’m finding that glass & ceramics are to heavy for...

Independence from Toxic Chemicals

  Tomorrow is Independence Day, so I’m taking a holiday from website work this week to celebrate one of my favorite holidays of the year. Independence Day has a special meaning for me because I am descended from nine Patriots who fought in the Revolutionary...

Naturepedic Crib Mattress Questions

Question from Sophia Hi Debra, I’m looking to purchase a Naturepedic crib mattress and want to ask you your opinion. What is the best nontoxic option between the two following options? option 1) The ‘polyethylene’ fabric that coats the Organic Cotton...

ARE TOXIC PRODUCTS HIDDEN IN YOUR HOME?

Toxic Products Don’t Always Have Warning Labels. Find Out About 3 Hidden Toxic Products That You Can Remove From Your Home Right Now.