So how are you doing with your Earth Day Challenges? Have your made the changes from Part 1 or Part 2? The challenges are getting harder because they cost more money and require you to make harder changes in your life. Do you think you are up for it?
Make the switch to organic clothing, sheets, and towels. Twenty-five percent of all pesticides used in all of farming in the world is used on cotton. The cotton continues to carry that residue in the manufacturing process and is still present in the products we purchase. Pesticides have been linked to several diseases and conditions, including asthma, autism, learning disabilities, birth defects, reproductive dysfunction, diabetes, Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s disease, and several types of cancer. [Read more…]