• Handwashing How-To and How-Not-To

    September 24, 2016
    And now we come to that time of year where students and teachers dive headlong into those overflowing human petri dishes we call “schools”. My kids have brought home some real winners through the years. Colds, flus, and stomach bugs, of course.  But then there’s the phalanx of conjunctivitis, strep throat, inexplicable fevers, Hand-Foot-Mouth and Fifth […]
  • A $10,000 Green Challenge

    September 02, 2016
    There are so many reasons it’s awesome to be a student! And here’s one more:  Turning Green’s Project Green Challenge. This program directs high school and college students through a month of daily eco-challenges that deeply explore the myriad facets of living green – from zero waste to FLOSN food (fresh, local, organic, seasonal, non-GMO) to non-toxic […]
  • 9 Ways to Use Hemp Oil In Body Care (And Why You’d Want To)

    June 13, 2016
    In celebration of Hemp History Week June 6-12, Maria Rodale (yes, THAT Rodale) originally published this article on her blog, Maria’s Farm Country Kitchen on May 26, 2016.  I am grateful to her for the opportunity to share a few of the abundantly numerous benefits of industrial hemp.  Dr. Bronner’s ardently supports the efforts to legalize the growth […]
  • A Giveaway for Fair Trade?! Sign Me Up!

    May 12, 2016
    Woohoo ! I’m already cheering because EIGHT lucky ducks are going to win a year’s supply of Dr. Bronner’s – or Alaffia, ALTER ECO, Farmer Direct Co-op, Maggie’s Organics, Guayakí Yerba Mate, Equal Exchange or Theo Chocolate, (winner’s choice) – AND YOU COULD BE ONE OF THEM! All this hoopla and hullaballoo is to celebrate World Fair Trade Day on May 14.  What you need […]
  • Coconut Oil for Makeup Removal

    May 04, 2016
    Of Coconut Oil’s many bathroom uses, removing tough makeup came out of left field for me.  It is safe and exceedingly effective, even against the most stubborn of all makeup: waterproof mascara.  How did I not know this earlier? Safe and effective are the key words here.  While conventional makeup removers can remove makeup effectively, most […]
  • Join Me to “Take Back Your Health” in L.A.

    March 29, 2016
    I’m honored to have been asked to give two talks at the upcoming Take Back Your Health conference in Los Angeles, April 9-11, 2016.  On April 10, I’ll address how to “Green Your Routine” and on the 11th, we’ll look behind the Dr. Bronner’s magic at “5 Lessons We’ve Learned from Growing a Multi-Million Dollar […]
  • “Journey to Serendipol” – The Beauty of Fair Trade

    March 21, 2016
    Dr. Bronner’s Fair Trade efforts profoundly benefit people around the world. This documentary, Journey to Serendipol, evidences the very real difference Dr. Bronner’s first Fair Trade project, a coconut oil mill in Kuliyapitiya, Sri Lanka, has made in the community and surrounding regions.
  • DIY Coconut Sugar Scrub

    March 08, 2016
    Coconut Oil wants to be your friend.  It wants to be your friend inside and out.  And it’s very good at both.  One jar of Dr. Bronner’s Organic Virgin Coconut Oil lives in my kitchen where it shows up in all manner of cooking.  (For tons of fabulous recipes featuring coconut oil, hop on over to […]
  • Going Green Workshop Video

    February 01, 2016
    Here’s a seminar I led at the Moms Meet WOW Summit. And thanks to YouTube, even if you weren’t there, you can pretend that you were. Check out the video to get an overview of Dr. Bronner’s, then and now, followed by my “Ten Steps to Green” tutorial. I hope you learn something new!
  • Let Dr. Bronner’s Toothpaste Brighten Your Smile

    January 15, 2016
    Introducing Dr. Bronner’s All-One Toothpaste with 70% organic ingredients! Our low-foaming formula has no synthetic detergent foaming agents, is fluoride-free, vegan and cruelty-free, with no artificial colors, flavors, preservatives, or sweeteners – none! This simple yet effective toothpaste stimulates mouth, teeth, gums and tongue, leaving them fresh and clean.