The Right Lamps Brighten the Mood {#CleverInColor #spon}

by Chrystal Johnson December 7, 2012

—– Living in a mountain cabin, our home has a very particular style. Our walls are wood paneling and everything has a very rustic feel to it – you feel like you’re in the mountains when you’re in our house. However, if you have young kids, you’ll understand that they love color – lots of […]

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My Fab New Gravity Free Chair

by Chrystal Johnson May 7, 2012

Now that the sun has made its appearance (let’s hope for no late June snow like we had last year), it has been getting harder and harder to stay in the house in front of my computer working. The girls have been playing in the front yard a lot more, and I want to be […]

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Way Out Wax Essential Oil Candles {#GreenMoms Sponsor Spotlight}

by Chrystal Johnson April 27, 2012

I am so excited to be finding high-quality, natural candle brands! Another wonderful company I discovered at Expo West is Way Out Wax. I have been searching for candles that are scented only with essential oils (and not an essential oil “blend,” which can mean very little essential oil, and lots of synthetic fragrance oil). […]

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GoodLight Natural Candles

by Chrystal Johnson April 19, 2012

When I was younger, I lit candles all the time. I have memories of black smoke emanating from them as they burned down. Little did I know at the time that I was actually inhaling toxic fumes from those candles. As I have become more health conscious and eco-aware, I have started looking at alternatives […]

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Candle Choices and Indoor Air Quality

by Chrystal Johnson April 17, 2012

When it comes to the topic of pollution, much of our collective attention often focuses on large-scale issues and events such as outdoor air quality (coal plants and other factory emissions) and water quality (oil spills; drinking water contamination). Sometimes these bigger issues seem overwhelming, and, despite our best efforts and informed activism, it feels […]

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Diamond Soy Candle Giveaway {30 Winners}

by Chrystal Johnson January 20, 2012

I wanted to share this cool giveaway with you before it ends. Ever since I read about Diamond Soy Candles, I have been dying to try one. Basically, you burn your soy candle, and there is a real ring buried in the wax! It could be worth $10, $100, $1,000 or even $5,000! (Now that […]

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