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Health Benefits of Decluttering

At the end of a busy summer I find myself needing to “declutter” my brain. This year I decided a good place for me to start is to take control … Continue reading

August 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

Healthy Child Care Environments (Part 2)

Learn more about how you can reduce the health risks associated with radon, carbon monoxide and asbestos in child care environments. Childhood diseases and injuries associated with unhealthy environments cost … Continue reading

July 1, 2016 · 3 Comments

A Greener Healthier Home: Add Doormats and Remove Shoes

Have you ever thought about what you bring into your home on the bottoms of your shoes? You may be tracking in insect fragments, lead dust, pesticides, pollen, pet hair, … Continue reading

June 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

5 Minutes to a Healthier Home

Everyone can carve out 5 minutes each day to keep yourself and your family healthy. You may need to make trade-offs, but it will be worth it. Here are five things … Continue reading

June 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

Should I recycle my laptop? A guide to recycling electronics

Every day in the United States, about 130,000 computers are thrown away. The recyclable material that makes up a computer includes plastic, metal, and glass. Even the attachments you use … Continue reading

May 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

It’s International Compost Awareness Week – a great time to start composting!

Composting is a fun and easy way to live a little greener and boost the nutrient value of your soil. Start with a compost bin. This can be stationary or rotating. … Continue reading

May 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

Distracted Walking

I can’t tell you how many times I have been walking on a sidewalk and had to move over so someone wouldn’t walk into me.  I find myself wondering what are … Continue reading

April 20, 2016 · Leave a comment
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