Archive for the ‘"Bad News List"’ Category

Have you ever been out to eat and wonder what type of seafood you should order?  Use the “Seafood Watch” pocket guide to find regional information on ocean friendly fish and seafood that you should avoid!  It’s so helpful, I use it all the time!

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Let me be clear.  I do not agree with this article 100%, for example..It would be a huge mistake to “skip breast cancer awareness month” next year because this is the time of year to get the word out there about self-exam and scheduling yearly mammograms, many women’s lives are saved this way..  I do however agree that all of us need to start taking responsibility of what we do and how our actions really do effect those around us.  Take a moment everyday to think about what you are doing and how your actions effect all of us.



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Entrepreneur = a person who organizes and manages any enterprise, esp. a business, usually with considerable initiative and risk.

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And in this case it is absolutely true. This one PERC, stands for PERCHLOROETHYLENE. (before even knowing what the definition was I knew it wouldn’t be good with a name i could barely even pronounce)

PERC is the solvent they use to dry clean our clothes??  Yikes!  Read this link to find out why we need to change things up.

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Valentine’s Day is the perfect day to get together in many different ways..          (wink wink)

Who knew love could be sustainable?

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I know this is a lot of clicking..but please read this article from The New York Times…

Cancer from the Kitchen

xo to suzi for sharing this with me..

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With our biggest organ, our skin..

Here is a list of ingredients that I want you to put on your “bad news” list

Coal Tar, Fragrance, Hydroquoinine, Aluminum, Triclosan, P-Phenylenediamine, Lead and Mercury, Cocamide (DEH), Lauramide (DEA), Cocamide (MEA), Triethanolamine (TEA), Diethanolamine (DEA), Mineral Oils, Parabens (methyl-,ethyl-,propyl, butyl, isobutyl-), Phthalates, Sodium Lauryl Sulfate (SLS), and Sodium Lauryl Ether Sulfate (SLES), Polyethylene Glycol (PEG), Formaldehyde-Producing Preservatives, Talc, Acrylates and Methacrylates, Alcohol, Isopropyl (SD-40), Tocopherol Acetate, Phenonip, Quaternary Ammonium Compounds (Quats), Cationic Surfactants, Benzyl Alcohol, Silicone Derived Emollients, Carbomer 934, 940, 960, 961c

“Bad News List”

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