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Tips to Reduce Mold Exposure at Home

Jul 07, 2018

 

Mold, “a fuzzy-looking growth on the surface of organic materials,” appear in different colors: grey, green, yellow, orange or various other colors. (2) If you see fuzzy growths, it might be mold. 

Mold may grow in...

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5 Tips for Nontoxic Pillows That Can Improve Your Sleep and Health

Jun 19, 2018

Many of us are short on time, and short on sleep (especially new moms). 

Sleeping on a nontoxic, comfy pillow can help improve the quality of those precious sleep hours. How?

Your pillow selection can influence insomnia,...

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What Allergens Are Found in The Bedroom Only?

May 25, 2018

by editorial team

 

Busy parents like us don’t have much time to spare, let alone sleep to spare.  When you crawl into bed you want to sink into the mattress and zonk out. Not start sneezing and coughing from allergies.

Especially...

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How Can I Reduce EMFs in the Bedroom?

May 09, 2018

Written by the editorial team, and edited by Sophia Ruan Gushée

Have you ever slept through the night, yet felt like you didn’t get much sleep?

That feeling of disrupted sleep may be only one of several health effects of...

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Which is a Better Choice: Synthetic or Natural Dyes

Mar 27, 2018

by Angela Cummings and Sophia Ruan Gushée

 

Let's consider the dyes used in textiles, which are part of our furniture, drapes, carpets, area rugs, bedding, towels, clothes, bags, backpacks, toys, and more.

These dyes can be made...

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Harnessing the Power of Color to Change Bedroom Dynamics

Jan 08, 2018

by Martin Wiggins and Sophia Ruan Gushée

 

Many homeowners consider the bedroom the most sacred room in the house. This is the place where everyone goes to recharge after a long day, which is precisely why it should be the first area...

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Is Polyurethane Foam in Your Mattress?

Jan 01, 2018

by Angela Cummings and Sophia Ruan Gushée

 

Cushy and squishy, polyurethane foam gives us comfortable mattresses. It adds padding and coziness while providing the support and structure needed for a good night’s sleep. This is why...

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Create a Nontoxic Bed: Headboard to Bed Frame

Dec 13, 2017

by Angela Cummings and Sophia Ruan Gushée

 

When looking for headboards and bed frames, consider nontoxic options. As the structure that surrounds your mattress, the headboard and bed frame are important considerations when detoxing...

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De-Clutter Your Home to Detox Your Home

Dec 10, 2017

by Angela Cummings and Sophia Ruan Gushée

 

Clutter accumulates quickly in our homes. Before we know it, the one storage cabinet has expanded to three. And flat surfaces are covered with...well, anything and everything.

What we...

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Peace of Mind in Detoxing Your Bedroom

Dec 01, 2017

by Angela Cummings and Sophia Ruan Gushée

 

The bedroom. It’s one of the most important rooms in your home, making it one of the first places to detox.

It’s where you sleep after a loooong day of work, raising kids, and...

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