Review of Seventh Generation Natural Dishwashing Detergent

Ah, the dishes….. Are they your never ending, constant friend (and foe) like they are mine? Do they multiply like rabbits, come from every corner of the house looking for you…and never leave your side like the most loyal of companions? I know. They are the unconquerable dishes. But there’s good news. Even in the natural and organic world there are products that can clean just as well as any chemical- laden, toxic alternative. Leaving dishes sparkly, clean, and without chemical residues. I’ve used so so many over the years, but my most recent favorite is Seventh Generation’s Power Packs,…

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Why I Love My Instant Pot

I love my Instant Pot because it’s everything I’ve been looking for in a kitchen helper for a long, long time. It does everything. And by everything, I do mean EVERYTHING. Including being able to go in the dishwasher. The Instant Pot provides essentially the functionality of the stovetop with the ease and convenience of the slow cooker. It’s a stovetop, (with pan included!) pressure cooker, and slow cooker all in one. When the meal is done, the large stainless steel pot insert goes right in the dishwasher. If I forget to defrost the meat, it’s no problem. The Instant…

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How to make your house smell like a spa with essential oils

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I LOVE diffusing essential oils in my home. Here is how to make your house smell like a spa, like Christmas, or like sunshine, any time you want to. My dear friend Jenny is a master of this. She has a blend she makes with orange, cinnamon, cloves, and cinnamon bark that smells like literal apple pie. She also makes a blend that literally smells like a refreshing, relaxing spa. When I’m at her house and she has this blend going, I just stand over the diffuser (pictured above) and breathe it in. You can’t help but say out loud, aaahhhhhhhhh….. So…

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My favorite non toxic household cleaner…

  Happy Tuesday friends! I was cleaning my kitchen today and thought I’d share with you my favorite non toxic cleaner!  Click here to watch this video telling showing what my favorite non toxic household cleaner is and how to use it in your home too 🙂 Feel free to leave your comments below the video and we’ll be happy to answer them! Get your own non toxic household cleaner here today. With so much love, and for your extraordinary health! Catherine Slezinger

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Beautiful Scents: Diffusing Oils At Home- My Top 3 Blends

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It’s Monday morning and windy outside, my kitchen needs a serious scrubbing, and there’s more to do than there are hours in the day. But, one thing makes me happy without fail each and every day, no matter how much there is to do. It’s diffusing essential oils in my kitchen, which spreads a delightful scent and pleasant atmosphere throughout the whole house 🙂 Ahhhhh…….and that’s the point. I thought I’d share with you my top 3 favorite blends that I am using right now in our diffuser. (See this post for more on which diffusers I recommend and why)…

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