Truck on a farm

What do you want in a “GREEN” blog?  

Why write a “GREEN” blog? As you may or may not have notice, it’s been awhile since I’ve written for this blog. It’s not that I am not interested in this topic, or that I don’t have a lot to say.  I just am having a difficult time deciding why this blog should be written… As obviously there are countless […]

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my GREEN soul bowl of fruits and vegetables

Organic vs Non Organic

I am trying to eat a greener plant based diet for many reasons including the fact that food choices have a huge effect on our planet AND on our body.  But there is much confusion around what the greener option is – organic vs non organic produce.  I had hoped to clear up some of this confusion by researching both […]

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DIY Hand Sanitizer

DIY Hand Sanitizer

I used to write www.essentialoilsandyou.ca website a little while ago and because of all of the “greener” cleaning products and beauty products I was running into, it kind of spurred my love of trying to green up my life.  Because of this I decided to change-up my focus and start www.mygreensoul.com .  SO… here is a post I wrote about […]

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computer picture of forest flowers

Clean my Mug

Okay this picture does not do it justice! I drink tea every morning out of my 2 favorite mugs. This one, shown above, and a dark blue mug. I don’t notice stains on my blue mug, but after awhile the white mug gets unclean looking even though my dishwasher washes it perfectly fine. There are some cleaners out there that […]

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Ecoholic by Adria Vasil

The Book That Started It All

I have a habit of going to a library or a book store and picking a random topic to read about, or study.  They are usually quite eclectic and out of the ordinary type choices.  I have picked up books on parenting, self help books.  I’ve scouted out books about princesses, or world leaders.  I have read books on subjects […]

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DIY Dryer Sheet Spray with Essential Oils

DIY Dryer Sheet Alternative

In an effort to use less chemicals in my home, and not have some of those chemical spread to my body through my clothes AND save money, I decided to make my own dryer sheets. Store bought dryer sheets can have chemicals that cause headaches, dizziness, nervous system disorders, can exacerbate asthma, and can be carcinogenic! EEK! They are also […]

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Picture from Computer, A forest path in Redwoods State Park, California.

My Green Soul?

I recycle. I don’t water my lawn in the middle of the hottest part of the day. I compost. I don’t leave my car running while I just run into the store. Is my soul green? I think in part it is.  I think every little bit we do is important and impactful.  But is it enough? That is what this […]

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