Annmarie Gianni Organic Skin Care review

Annmarie Gianni Organic Natural Skincare

Annmarie Gianni Skin Care may be the new kid on the skin care block, but her product formulas might be a game changer. Finding quality skin care products can be hard enough as it is, but finding ones made only from organic ingredients and free of all chemicals is even harder. Check out our review of her products.

Are toxic chemicals lurking in your cosmetics?

toxic chemicals in makeup, cosmetics, and personal care products

It’s amazing how many chemicals the FDA and other organizations that are supposed to protect us allow into products we use everyday. Grab your favorite shampoo, lipstick, or other personal care product and check out its ingredients and safety rating with the tool in this post, then share your findings in the comments.

Are fruits and veggies the key to weight loss?

crazy fruit and vegetable diets

More people than not are all too familiar with the diet roller coaster. Crazy diets and food delivery services exist for any trend you can find, but can organic fruit and vegetable diets be just as crazy? Diets that encourage eating 2 pounds of bananas at a time would seem so…the difference is they might actually work.

Diaper change: Making the switch to cloth diapers

sprout change reusable diapers

Do you want to vomit at the very thought of cloth diapers? They may not actually be as gross as you think. SproutChange diapers claim to combine all of the best things about other popular cloth diaper brands, and do so at a lower price point.
What do you think? To reuse or not to reuse the poop pack?

Reuse a lunch bag as a stylish car trash can


Reusing plastic grocery bags as mobile trash cans will get the job done, but it also creates even more waste and doesn’t exactly look good hanging on your shifter. I solved both of those problems when I realized that one of my kids’ stylish reusable lunch bag would be the perfect mobile trash can.

Treating the cold and flu naturally

elderberry syrup for natural cold and flu relief

There’s no need to choke down nasty cold medicine or spend a fortune on “natural” remedies. It’s incredibly easy (and affordable) to make your own cold and flu remedy with elderberries, honey, cinnamon, and a few other simple ingredients. Here is the recipe and our firsthand experience with it.

Walking my talk through Eco-Snobbery Sucks

Walk the talk

When I first learned that Eco-Snobbery Sucks was looking for writers, I thought to myself, “there’s no way I can do this – I’m not qualified.” After really thinking it through, though, I realized that I was part of the audience that ESS is reaching out to…and you probably are too.