2 years ago

Switching To Natural Deodorant

natural deodorantAbout a year ago, I came to the conclusion that standard deodorants¬†combined with bras were contributing factors to breast cancer. There aren’t any studies that I could find to support this theory but it makes too much sense to me to ignore it. The main ingredient in deodorants¬†is aluminum and you often found other ingredients like phthalates and parabens in them as well which are hormone disruptors and might cause cancer. We know that everything that you put on your skin gets absorbed into the body. Then you have bras which compress the lymphatic system, making it that much harder for your body to remove those ingredients. So, rather than waiting for studies to confirm this, I decided to avoid wearing bras whenever possible and to switch to a natural deodorant.¬† Keep reading “Switching To Natural Deodorant”

2 years ago

6 Reasons You Should Have Indoor Plants

IMG_20140614_020831I’m a big believer in having indoor plants. I think that a home should have as many indoor plants as you can handle. Pictured here is the first indoor I got for myself, a peace lily I named Liliana. Yes, I name my plants and I don’t care that a peace lily named Liliana is kind of redundant. I only have 4 plants currently but I hope to have quite a few in the future. I’m always fascinated by pictures of homes that have so many plants that they look like indoor jungles. I’m not sure that I could keep up with all of the watering though. I also afraid of spiders hiding in them. I’m not just some random plant lover though. There are reasons that I believe that you should keep plants around. Keep reading “6 Reasons You Should Have Indoor Plants”