Grief and Loss

The Unspoken

Opening the door into grief is never a chosen one. Quite often it falls upon you like a ton of bricks. Death is often a very taboo subject, unspoken, silent and tucked away neatly like a freshly ironed shirt. Some words that were unfortunately spoken to me after Alexander died: “Oh well, you’ll just have …

Low Tox Family

The best low tox Shampoos

SHAMPOO| Here is my list of the lowest tox shampoos I have found. I’m sourcing shampoo’s that don’t contain harsh preservatives inc Phenoxyethanol which you know I don’t like. I’ve tried to find as many Australian owned and made that fit into my small category and organic where possible. Shampoo bars| I’m yet to try …

Tuesday Reviews

What ingredients really make up Rinse Aid?

SIMPLY TUESDAY REVIEW| FINISH RINSE AID “Save yourself the water, the elbow-grease, and most importantly, the time – because in the end that’s what it’s all about isn’t it?” Finish website 🔹Oxirane= More commonly known as Ethylene oxide. A recognised carcinogen, recognised reproductive toxin. Skin and eye irritatant. Effects on the respiratory, cardiovascular, developmental kidney, …

Tuesday Reviews

Just how bad is your dry shampoo?

SIMPLY TUESDAY REVIEW BATISTE TROPICAL DRY SHAMPOO| Butane= Effects on the nervous system. Hazardous if inhaled in large amounts. Caution advised. Derived from gas and petroleum Isobutane= Best avoided. Effects on the nervous system. Derived from gas and petroleum. Eye, skin and lung irritation. Suspected Neurotoxicity. Propane= Caution advised. Derived from gas and petroleum. Eye, …