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The Power of Digital Disconnect

by: Sara on 12/11/2016

We have two days left of our 12 Days of Giving sale! Receive a 35% discount on all print and ebooks when you enter Winter2016 at checkout and hit the redeem button. Now those instructions will in some ways contradict today's blog post from Christina Crook's book, The Joy of Missing Out: Finding Balance in a Wired World.

In The Joy of Missing Out,

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Welcome to the first day of our “12 Days of Giving” winter sale!

by: Sara on 12/01/2016
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For the 12 days of the sale we will be celebrating "hygge” (pronounced …

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How to Choose an Organic Pillow

by: EJ on 10/28/2016

I need to buy a new pillow.  In fact, our whole family has needed new pillows for about 4 years now.  So why haven't I simply gone out and purchased this household necessity?  Because I know too much about toxic chemicals and not enough about safe pillows! 

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September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

by: EJ on 09/12/2016
Posted in: Activism , Health

Ovarian cancer is the most fatal women’s cancer.  There is no screening test for ovarian cancer and because this disease is often caught in its late stages, 55% of women diagnosed die within fi­ve years.  Please help find a reliable early detection test for ovarian cancer by supporting Ovarian Cancer Canada, the only registered Canadian charity …

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10 Ways to Improve Your Family’s Health Without Spending a Dime

by: Sara on 08/25/2016

In Today's blog post from Paige Wolf, the author of the just released book Spit that Out!: The Overly Informed Parent's Guide to Raising Healthy Kids in the Age of Environmental Guilt shows how going green doesn't have to cost you a dime!

From BPA in baby bottles and asbestos in crayons to misleading "natural" labels—making environmental …

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