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Coronavirus Disinfecting Tips

Coronavirus Disinfecting Tips

In this time of quarantine to protect against Covid19, the phrase “clean & disinfect” has never had more weight. And the shortage of many disinfecting products on store’s shelves are compounding the anxiety out there. Remember, soap and water first! Surfaces must be clean before they can be disinfected because dirt, grease, and grime interfere […]

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jGj’s Green Mattress List

jGj’s Green Mattress List

The term “natural” when applied to mattresses can be a little confusing, primarily because a mattress made from natural memory foam doesn’t necessarily mean that the mattress is chemical free. Here is the latest, greenest-cleanest mattress list from jGj.

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The Trouble with Bleach

The Trouble with Bleach

The 411 on why chlorine in your household is a bad idea. Keep your home sanitized and toxic free with smart alternatives to chlorinated bleach.

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Eco-Spring Cleaning

Eco-Spring Cleaning

Even though we’re screeching to the end of Spring – it’s not officially Summer until June 20th! So, here are a few few tips for all procrastinators who are just now getting to the inevitable spring cleaning and organizing task,

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Looking Over a Lawn of Clover

Looking Over a Lawn of Clover

Having trouble maintaining a green, healthy lawn in the dry months? Consider a less thirsty, weed resistant, chemical-free lawn. Micro clover is a great amendment/alternative.

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Room by Room Eco-Quick Changes

Room by Room Eco-Quick Changes

Just a couple of eco-changes in each room of your home adds up to a big WIN for your health and the environment.

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To Tree, or not to Tree?

To Tree, or not to Tree?

If you are torn between a real or fake Christmas tree, you might be surprised by the jGj eco-rating farmed trees get.

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The Air We Breathe

The Air We Breathe

Is your office or home air making you dull? A recent Harvard study has shown how carbon dioxide and VOC levels influence our cognitive abilities. Read on to discover how to clear the air – literally.

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Foot & Shoe Disinfectant

Foot & Shoe Disinfectant

It’s Summer and that means sweaty socks and sneakers – or worse, no socks (Tom’s anyone?)
This cooling, deodorizing foot spray can be used directly on feet or in shoes – and it really works! The tea tree oil is a natural antifungal and the lemon/vodka combination gives this spray a shelf life of 6 months.

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Fruit & Veggie Wash

Fruit & Veggie Wash

If you’re not quite comfortable with a quick splash under the faucet for your fruits & veggies – here’s a simple, inexpensive wash to allay your worries.

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