5 tips to combat allergens in your home.

Tips to combat allergens.

  During the spring and summer months allergens become one of the peskiest issues you will have to contend with.   There are about a billion different allergens in the world and there is no real way to avoid them.   However, there are some ways that you can combat allergens in your home.   …

Clean spaces: 4 ways less mess leads to less stress.

Clean spaces: 4 ways less mess leads to less stress.

  Maintaining a clean space at home can be challenging due to messes that are often created throughout the day, especially with several people living there. From piles of clothes in the bedrooms to stacks of paper in a home office, it’s easy to feel stressed in a messy environment that seems chaotic. For those who …

Allergy alert: What to do when you can’t find the culprit.

Allergy alert.

  There are few things in life more irritating than an allergy you don’t know the source of. It doesn’t matter if it happens to you or someone in your family; it’s aggravating for everyone. It’s even worse if it’s one of your children.   They have all the classic symptoms of an allergy; hives and welts …

Lesser known tips to help keep your home dust free.

Lesser known tips to help keep your home dust free.

  Let’s face it, the quest to keep your home dust free is never ending.     More and more we’re hearing of the negative impact of dust and allergens in our homes, and I am one who is suffers from environmental allergies.   Featured image: Dust mite. What turns out to be the x-factor …

10 tips to avoid scratching that itch.

How not to scratch that itch.

  In the past, I have written about my own ongoing battle with allergies, sensitivities, skin conditions and itchiness – and how difficult it has been to avoid scratching that itch.   This is a great article offering exceptionally good advice for everyone who has experienced these conditions. ____________________ When you have a skin condition …

Your DIY efforts don’t cut the mustard? Here are the professionals to call for help.

Home repairs.

  From bad backs to bad smells in the home, and overflowing toilets to leaking roofs, sometimes just accept that you’re not going to be able to DIY it. Be comforted to know there is a professional out there who can help. Whether the problems you experience are in the home, or are due to your …

All natural pet shampoo makes for one bouncy, happy pet.

  Using all-natural pet shampoos is the best option for your dog or cat, your family, and also the environment.   There are numerous recipes for creating natural pet shampoos, which will help pets with all types of ailments and conditions including allergies, dermatitis and fleas. Following this article, you will find a recipe for …