• How to get better,  Non toxic

    Oil pulling and it’s magical Benefits

    Oil pulling is clearly mentioned in the classic and most esteemed textbook of Ayurveda, the Caraka Samhita. Caraka says this about oil pulling: Keeping of oil gargle provides strength in jaws and voice, development of the face, maximum taste and relish of food. One does not suffer from dryness of throat, lip cracking and teeth become firmly rooted. The teeth do not ache or become sensitive and can chew the hardest food items. Gum health has been linked to heart problems in many studies over the years which is why dentists take such care to support healthy gums. Poor gum health may allow foreign microbes to infiltrate the blood stream and…

  • Kids,  Non toxic

    Minimize exposure to BPA and Phthalates

    I would like to talk a little bit about BPA or Bisphenol A and Phthalates. It is a chemical that is added to many commercial products, including food containers and hygiene products.  It was first discovered in the 1890s, but chemists in the 1950s realized that it could be mixed with other compounds to produce strong and resilient plastics. BPA is used in hard, clear plastic, like baby bottles. Phthalates help make plastic, like pacifiers, flexible. It is believed that both BPA and phthalates can leach from plastic into food, liquid, and directly into the mouths of children while sucking on pacifiers or teethers. These days, BPA-containing plastics are commonly…

  • Kids

    Non-toxic essentials for your travels with the little ones

    Since I’m a native Swede and Clementine’s grandparents and our families live in both Sweden and America we travel a lot and have done so since she was three weeks old. She is a sweet child but we have of course still gone through tantrums and both nights and flights with no sleep. I know that there are a lot of nervous parents out there that might be taking their child on their first flight or maybe the first flight might already have taken place and it went somewhat bad… I have therefor collected my essential items for a stress-free flight with the little ones. I hope you guys will…