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CLEAN LIVING Fitness

Fitness Friday- What’s This All About??

I’m so excited to be starting this new series with you guys called “Fitness Fridays”.  After having a baby a year ago…(crazy it’s been a year) I’ve just not felt like myself fitness wise.  When I was pregnant I was so sick, literally throwing up a week until I had my daughter.  Thankfully, I didn’t gain a ton of weight…

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CLEAN LIVING Ponderings

Body Image

Body Image, it’s something we are all faced with every single day.  I’ve been wanting to write about this for a while.  I know you might be thinking how does this have to do with gurlgonegreen….well a lot actually.  I believe in order to live a life of green beauty, green eating and green living, one must accept themselves.…

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CLEAN LIVING Need To Know

Say No to Plastic

I know, you’ve probably heard it a ton…stop using plastic.  So here I am about to tell you the same thing.  Why?  Because it’s a big deal, and it’s affecting not only our environment, but our bodies, and the quality of life for our kids.…

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CLEAN LIVING Water Bottles

Top Water Bottle Picks

Plastic water bottles are everywhere you look these days.  A sad trend.  Yeah, sorry but that trend is over…actually it should have never started!  So why are plastic water bottles a no, no??  Plastic from the bottle leaches into the water and then you drink it…how much plastic have you drank?!…

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CLEAN LIVING Need To Know

5 Tips for Living a Greener & Cleaner Lifestyle

Once people get to know me and realize I favor a greener and cleaner lifestyle, they always get this overwhelming look on their face.  It’s almost as if they feel guilty, and I haven’t said anything! Then they proceed to tell me they don’t even know where to start when it comes to living a greener lifestyle, and it’s just seems too much for them.…

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CLEAN LIVING DIY

DIY Soy Candles

Who doesn’t love a good smelling candle?? It makes any space cozy and warm.  However, the coziness and warmth quickly dissipates when you realize the candle is burning paraffin wax, and the scent is some synthetic fragrance.  Most candles are made from paraffin wax.  Paraffin is a petroleum byproduct of crude oil and when it’s burned is toxic.  It’s basically a grayish-black sludge, and then it’s bleached to look white.  In the…

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CLEAN LIVING Ponderings

No More Excuses

I haven’t written a post like this but every now and then I’m going too.  I love reading other people’s thoughts. It definitely inspires me and it’s always good to get another perspective other than your own.…

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