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3Jun/120

A Who’s Who List of Toiletry Ingredients

After yesterday’s post on chemicals, Mira posed a question in the comments: “Are there chemicals/soap ingredients you so avoid? Which ones and why?” Great question. I was going to simply reply to her comment, but then I realized that the list and accompanying explanations are worth publishing as their own blog entry. Also, there are Read the full article…

2Jun/122

Better Living Through Chemistry

This past week, Chris has been on a “stay-cation” from work. We’ve gotten a lot done around the house. Two projects we will probably post about soon once they are fully complete: making Farmhouse Cheddar and clearing the creeping juniper off our slope. But today, I want to get up on my soapbox (pun intended!) Read the full article…

11May/121

My Love Affair with Soap

Today’s post about soap almost got sidelined again. This time though, it’s because I spied the cover of this week’s Time Magazine. (In full disclosure, I haven’t read the article that goes along with the cover photo. But from what I understand it is meant to be a profile of Dr. Sears and Attachment Parenting.) Read the full article…