Lung Damage in kids… from dirty cosmetics!

Ugh… It even disgusts me to type that. I have, personally, had both of my grandfathers lose their lives to lung cancer. They both smoked. This generation is smarter. We know the facts about cigarettes and, I would be lying if I said the judgmental side of me doesn’t come out, when I see someone light up. I miss my …

Why you should “starve” your children…

You just wake up one morning, just like I did, and throw everything boxed, packaged, processed, labeled, canned and toxic item in the garbage and never bring those things back into your house. That is it.

Is SUNSCREEN really that bad?!?!

First, I think it is great people are getting ‘woke’ to harmful ingredients out there, but not one single article that I have read lately actually explains WHY any of this is bad for me or my kids. It seems like people love to throw around terms like ‘toxic’, ‘banned’, ‘harmful’, ‘chemicals’, ‘unsafe’, etc…. but never really just breaking down …

Face Serum VS Moisturizer? Do we need both? What exactly is serum???

FACE: Serum VS. Moisturizer EEKS…. I keep seeing so many people use the terms “serum” and “moisturizer” used used interchangeably? They are sooooo not the same thing and cannot be used with one over the other. In fact, the other is kind of pointless without the other… is that confusing? Follow this…

Asbestos?? Is it in our kids makeup??

That’s right: cancer producing Tremolite Asbestos found in kids makeup. What is Claire’s doing? They pulled the products from the shelves and are “conducting research” into their products. Thanks, Claire’s: perhaps you should have researched your products before selling them to children. Read the full article HERE.

Better, Safer Skin Care Products

Better, Safer Skin Care Products… AKA One More Thing to worry about… I had zero desire to change up my skin care and makeup. NONE. I knew the stuff I was using was probably bad for me, but the thought of adding one more thing to my “to-do” list just made me want to scream.

How Much Sugar Is In That Drink?

Walk into any restaurant and you will see plates filled with burgers, enchiladas, cakes and fried everything… there is no doubt we can look at those things and know they cannot possibly be helping our weight goals, but what about the 8 ounce drink, on the table? People mindlessly drive through a Starbucks and order their morning coffee (for a …

Kid Primal/ Paleo Lunch Ideas…

First, and above all else… this is not a “Mom Brag” post or, in no way, shape or form, intended to mom shame any mom who throws Goldfish Crackers, in their kids lunch boxes! To each their own! Second, I fail, as a mom, almost daily and my kids can still act like holy terrors. I do things, as a mom, …