Category: Green Home

How to Clean and Disinfect Toys the Green Way

Children usually put a lot of things in their mouths and bring their favorite toys anywhere with them– in the park, in the kindergarten, at a friend’s house. In this way, toys turn into a home for plenty of germs and dirt in general. That is why they have to be cleaned regularly to protect the child from various diseases. But even the ones that never leave the bedroom have to take their fair share of washing and disinfection. First of all, disinfect every toy right after you bring it home from the store. Usually, the cleaning instructions are...

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10 Basic Ways to Go Green on a Budget

Are you looking for ways that your home and family can be green this spring? Would you also like to save some money and do more for the environment? With spring right around the corner, everyone has started cleaning and de-cluttering their homes. Getting rid of old clothes and dusting every nook and cranny. But for my family, spring isn’t just about cleaning. It’s a time where we try to slowly eliminate unnecessary chemicals from our home. Which includes any unnatural cleaners, personal products, and anything my family uses that could be replaced with a more natural option. And although...

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Why We Switched from Paper Towels to Cloth Towels!

Reasons to Ditch Paper Towels NOW! One HUGE difficulty of living on one income is budgeting! Without budgeting, we would not have been able to survive as long as we have. Since we had our first child over five years ago, we have made several life adjustments to make one income work for us. While it has NEVER been easy, I am proud to say that we have made it work. Although we were already saving a ton of money by using cloth diapers for our kids, we still wanted a little more wiggle room. So being the “master saver” that...

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Hi I'm Heather, the Wife, Mommy, & Blogger behind Very Anxious Mommy! This is where you will find all of my helpful tips for Blogging, Green & Frugal Living, and every stage of the Parenting Journey!