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September 29, 2020 Toss it Tuesday:Single-Use Plastic in the Bathroom In about 400 years the first plastic ever created will decompose. The problem with plastic. Yep, you read that right. 400 years. The plastic you’re using and tossing today will need around 1,000 years in a landfill to decompose, effecting generations to come in ways we can’t even fully understand today.Space in landfills, leaching of chemicals from plastics into groundwater and the lack of sustainability in the household cleaning space will continue to be an issue for thousands of years. One of the fastest ways to make a tangible contribution...

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  I have to confess, I love candles. I know diffusers full of essential oils are the safest option for clean air, but I love having a candle flicker in the kitchen. Especially in the Fall. There’s something about the leaves turning and the chill in the air that makes us start to crave the warmth and coziness of Fall. I need all the pumpkin spice and tall boots and candles.  Here’s my quick checklist to make sure I’m picking the safest option for a candle to burn in my home. Look for soy wax, beeswax or coconut wax. Most inexpensive...

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