MG Earth Day on KTLA News

Using ingredients you probably already have in your cupboard, I shared how-to healthy housecleaning tips with the amazing KTLA News team on Earth Day. What are Jessica Holmes and Chris Burroua now doing with those red pepper flakes? You have to watch to find out!

Mommy Greenest Approved: Nixing the Five Second Rule with Zerorez SoCal

woman's hand holding glass of water against white backgroundI was the second to get pregnant. My sister-in-law went first; two years later, I had my son—and then two more kids, in relatively rapid succession.

The two of us had this joke—I’m sure you’ve heard it—that with the first kid you sterilize the bottle if you drop it on the floor, with the second you put the nipple in your mouth to clean it off, and with the third, you wipe it on your pants.

Just writing that makes me cringe. But back then, we didn’t really think much about germs—or toxic chemicals in cleaning products. [Read more…]