Faith Bonitz Tanaka

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19 Natural Home Cleaners People Actually Swear By

All of the cleaning power with none of the scary ingredients!

15 Home Organization Resolutions You Can Conquer in Just One Day

You'll be far more successful with bite-sized tasks verses one giant goal.<p>If you've declared 2017 as the <i>year</i> you finally get your whole house under control, you're doing it wrong. Talk about overwhelming. Instead, break this big goal into smaller ones that will only take one day maximum to …

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8 Detox Water Recipes to Flush Your Liver!

Drinking water all by itself is a way to flush the group of poisons regularly, however with a couple of simple ingredients you can change water into …

The 20+ Products That Turned Me On to "Safe" Makeup

It's rare that I go a day without makeup. But when I got more informed recently about the potentially harmful chemicals that go into personal care products, I decided to rethink my go-tos.<p>Dr. Kim Harley studies hormone disrupting chemicals at UC Berkeley. She told me scientists like her believe …

Headache Balm

My Headache Helper post has been super popular so I wanted to make another DIY essential oil recipe for headaches. This time I’m using a regular …

The best all-natural alternatives to the buzziest beauty products

Throughout life, there are <i>those</i> coveted items that you go to great lengths to get your hands on. Some cooler than others (Beanie Babies, anyone?), …

Refresh Your Shower in Seconds With This Cleaning Hack

Make your shower the best place in the house with this easy cleaning hack that keeps glass shower doors and tiles free of hard-water stains and …

All Natural Homemade Face Masks for Multiple Skin Types

I'm one of those people that doesn't like to splurge on beauty treatments, but I love to pamper myself with fun at-home treatments. I've tried so …

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7 Homemade Cleaners That Will Save You a Trip to the Store

I don’t care if it’s spring or not, if my home needs cleaning, I’m going to clean it. But to be honest, I always get a bit nervous when I’m using …

Homemade Cleanser, Toner & Moisturizer

CBS reports that women spend $60 billion per year on beauty products, as of 2012 figures -- and they're not alone, as YouGov notes that 33 percent of …

The Best Gifts for New Moms-To-Be This Mother's Day or Anytime!

Mother's Day is coming up and it's not just for full time mommies! Don't forget the little Mom-to-Be in your life! She's turning food into a human life so this is a great opportunity to make her feel extra special. Here are some products that will make the perfect gift for your own little …

The Only Natural Home Cleaners You'll Ever Need

A healthy lifestyle comes down to more than just diet and exercise.<p>We can fill ourselves to the brim with clean water, organic produce, and …

14 Must-Have Beauty Products That Are Good for the Environment

Celebrate Earth Month by adding these to your routine.

5 Natural Beauty Products You'll Love Long After Earth Day

OK, we get it: Earth Day isn't sexy. Informative? Yes. Important? Hell yes. But cool, exciting, and holy-wow glamorous? Not so much. Until, of course, you clicked on this article. Because the indie products on this carefully curated list aren't just eco-friendly, nontoxic, and natural; they also …

I Tried Natural Deodorant For 6 Months, Here's What Happened

Nowadays, it's totally normal to incorporate green or eco-friendly products in almost all aspects of your daily life, from all natural beauty products to chemical-free household cleaners and everything in-between. Me? I'm a sucker for anything all-natural. But for me, one area that I've had trouble …

Congratulations, Adam and Behati! 7 Pregnancy Beauty Products for the Supermodel Mom-to-Be

Just in time for the approaching springtime season, preternaturally sunny supermodel Behati Prinsloo has announced her pregnancy with husband Adam Levine. And while we imagine that the Victoria’s Secret Angel is already well versed in the specifics of a healthy diet, eliminating certain skin-care …

Here Are 23 Simple Tricks That'll Make Your Home Cleaner Than Ever. They're So Easy.

Cleaning your home usually involves harsh, smelly chemicals that assault your sense of smell, dry out your skin, and leave you feeling like you live …

6 All-Natural Cleaning Products You Can Make at Home

<i>Welcome to Spring Clean Your Life, your one-stop shop for gotta-try-those tips & bookmark-me inspiration to spruce up your kitchen and home this season—and well beyond.</i><p>________<p>Last year, I had to clear out all our kitchen cabinets to prep for a renovation. This taught me a few things:<p><i>There is no</i> …

Jessica Alba Tells Us How to Go Green and Stay Glam

Jessica Alba, founder of The Honest Company, knows the value of reducing your carbon footprint in everyday activities. The stylish actress (who stars …

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10 Genius DIY Beauty Treatments You Can Make With Baking Soda

We're willing to guess the only time your baking soda sees the light of day is during the holiday cookie rush or when you're hit in the face with a funky smell every time you open the fridge. But within that bright orange, otherwise forgotton box is a component to an endless amount of household, …

Coconut Grapefruit Sugar Scrub

Coconut Grapefruit Sugar Scrub. A great gift for your girlfriends who like to pamper themselves! Easy to make recipe.<p>267<p>1087

Joanna Goddard's Guide To A DIY Pregnancy

When I found out I was expecting my first child (a honeymoon baby—surprise!), I was equally thrilled and terrified. I couldn't wait to cuddle this …

11 Ways to Use Honey to Get More Gorgeous Skin, Hair, and Nails

This all-natural ingredient is good for so much more than sweetening up your tea or coffee.<p>Honey's often thought of as a healthier sweetener, but you might be surprised to learn that this ingredient has tons of skin and hair benefits, too. Made by the alchemy of bees collecting nectar, pollen, and …

11 Organic Makeup Tutorials to Help Your Beauty Routine Go Au Naturale

As we go on our quest to live healthier lives with organic food, cleaning products and toys for our children, our makeup drawers often get overlooked. But if you truly desire to live an all-natural life, even your beauty products need a makeover. Before you start perusing and balking at the prices …

Soothing & Clearing Facial Cleanser

2 recipes with step-by-step tutorials for honey face wash, one soothing for sensitive skin and the other for healing and clearing breakouts.<p>221<p>920

12 Must-Have Beauty Products That Are Beautifully Packaged

Shopping for your next favorite spring-time beauty product can be tough, especially when there are aisles and aisles of options. We’re always told that we shouldn’t judge a book by its cover, but it turns out that these prettily-packaged products are just as wonderful as they look. Scroll on for 12 …

Mother's Day Beauty Gift Ideas for the Earth Mama

Whether mom is often tending to her compost pile or whipping up a homemade batch of Kombucha, one thing is clear -- she considers herself one with Mother Earth. So, don't even try to give mom some chemically infested cream just because it has a few flowers etched on a bottle. Let her bask in Mother …

13 All-Natural Beauty Products You Can DIY

We think every day should be spa day. Now that you’ve transformed your shower from a necessity to luxurious relaxation time, it’s time to get your bathroom on the same level, by turning it into a spa. We’re talking beauty products that aren’t full of chemicals, won’t break the bank and that you can …

Eco-Friendly Cleaning Products That Smell REALLY Good

Spring isn't just the season of lightweight jackets, open-toed shoes, blooming gardens and outdoor meals. It's also the one time of the year when …

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