IT’S SPRING AND IT’S TIME TO DETOX …YOUR KITCHEN

So, how are you this week? Getting some of your Spring cleaning done? Well, this article might help you a bit. Following on from our discussions last week on detoxing your bathroom, I thought we should have a look at another important room – the kitchen. In most homes, the kitchen is the heart of the home. It is where we prepare food, eat, entertain and clean up. With this comes the use of cleaners and utensils to keep this area in order, but often people don’t realise the amount of chemicals and toxic items that can be found in most kitchens. Cleaners Many of the chemicals found in the bathroom can also be found in the cleaners and detergents in the kitchen. With our obsession to remove ger

IT’S SPRING AND IT'S TIME TO DETOX …YOUR BATHROOM

With Spring’s arrival you are probably thinking about spring cleaning your home, but have you thought about spring cleaning your cleaning. We use a lot of detergents and disinfectants to clean our homes, hoping they will speed up the cleaning process, by removing all the dirt, stains and bacteria, but we don’t give much thought to what we may be coming in contact with or what we may be leaving behind. And that is only the cleaners we use on hard surfaces around the home, but what about the soap, the cleansers and cosmetics we apply to our own bodies? Do you know what is really in them? Over the next few weeks I am going to create summary sheets about the chemicals and unhealthy ingredients