New to "green" living

Jessica - posted on 03/19/2010 ( 3 moms have responded )

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Hello all!! I am a newly green mama (or at least trying to be). There is a lot to learn so I am doing my best. So far I feed my family organic foods, I use baby safe, earth safe cleaners, bpa free bottles and have earth friendly shopping bags. I would love to learn more !! Please send me suggestions

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Shanon - posted on 04/05/2010

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I use melaleuca products, and love them! They have made such a big difference in my daughters skin and her asthema and allergies! So glad I found them! And since i stopped buying my household stuf at Trader Joes (which I still LOVE for food groceries) I have been saving about 60-80 dollars a month. May seem like it isn't much, but some is better than none!
Best of luck to you on your quest to be green!! You have a great start!
http://www.switchingstores.com/shanonric...

Barbara - posted on 04/04/2010

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Hi Jessica,

Welcome! The only suggestions I have are to choose carefully and make sure that your choices work for your family and wallet. Choose organic whenever possible, choose items that have little packaging and can be recycled, buy concentrated cleaners not the premixed kind...why pay for water? I think that's it for now

What products are you currently using? I use Shaklee products...absolutely love them and they are so economical its great!

Barbara

Andrea - posted on 03/23/2010

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Check out www.livetotalwellness.com/adorner. I can give you some great information on other products that you can use that are safe and green :) You can also email me at a.dorner@hotmail.com. You're sure to get some great advice on this forum! There's so much out there that we can do for the planet and for ourselves to be healthier and safer!



~Andrea

www.MomVentureOut.com

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