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Forum: Natural Body Care   08-16-2010, 05:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 736
Posted By Marni
You're describing my hair -- so I can tell you...

You're describing my hair -- so I can tell you firsthand : )

* Wash or rinse IN THE MORNING (sleeping on curls wrecks them)
* Comb while conditioner (or ACV) is still in hair (no-pooing is GREAT...
Forum: Natural Body Care   08-16-2010, 05:51 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 272
Posted By Marni
We are going camping in a few days up in...

We are going camping in a few days up in Northern California -- with my best friend who only very recently recovered from a horrible bout of Lymes disease (which she got it in Northern California,...
Forum: Natural Body Care   08-16-2010, 05:39 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,734
Posted By Marni
Quote: Originally Posted by KristyDi...

Quote:
Originally Posted by KristyDi http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15645268)
I've just recently gotten a Diva Cup and...
Forum: Natural Body Care   08-16-2010, 05:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,806
Posted By Marni
Jojoba oil all the way! Since I started using it...

Jojoba oil all the way! Since I started using it 3 years ago -- to wash AND to moisturize -- all break-outs have gone away (and I suffered for DECADES).
Forum: Natural Body Care   02-27-2010, 06:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,062
Posted By Marni
I LOVE these! I bought my set at Bed bath and...

I LOVE these! I bought my set at Bed bath and Beyond, for super cheap. I only use it for upper lip -- which has thickened and darkened a bit over the years. This whips it right off -- much faster...
Forum: Family Planning   02-27-2010, 05:48 AM
Replies: 386
Views: 20,969
Posted By Marni
Hi, I can't believe I am posting...

Hi,
I can't believe I am posting here...now...in the 11th hour of trying to decide whether or not to go for #3,

We are NOT young. I am going to be 44 next month. We have 2 amazing, attached,...
Forum: The Mindful Home   01-05-2009, 05:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 424
Posted By Marni
Quote: Originally Posted by SugarAndSun...

Quote:
Originally Posted by SugarAndSun http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12891548)
I use Pyrex.

Ditto.

NEVER plastic.
Forum: The Mindful Home   01-05-2009, 05:06 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 985
Posted By Marni
No more paper coffee cups. ONLY bring my own...

No more paper coffee cups. ONLY bring my own stainless.

Start a community compost at our townhouse complex.
Forum: The Mindful Home   01-05-2009, 04:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 474
Posted By Marni
Quote: Originally Posted by MamaWolfe...

Quote:
Originally Posted by MamaWolfe http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12907774)
I saw somewhere that most off gasing takes...
Forum: The Mindful Home   11-04-2008, 05:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 382
Posted By Marni
I agree. At home -- we drink only out of glass...

I agree. At home -- we drink only out of glass (from the age of 1 up -- prior to 1, it's just nursing anyhow : )

But for school, travel, being out-and-about -- Funtainers (stainlesssteel) is the...
Forum: The Mindful Home   11-03-2008, 09:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 382
Posted By Marni
Quote: Originally Posted by velochic...

Quote:
Originally Posted by velochic http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12517987)
SIGGs do *not* have a plastic liner. It's a...
Forum: Diapering   07-22-2008, 05:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,038
Posted By Marni
Quote: Originally Posted by raversangel...

Quote:
Originally Posted by raversangel http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/11197247)
Honestly I don't lanolinize...
Forum: Diapering   07-22-2008, 04:56 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,188
Posted By Marni
I always tell people these are my reasons, in...

I always tell people these are my reasons, in order of importance to me:

1) Health (don't want my childrens' genitals wrapped in chemicals all day)
2) Environment (1 kid would produce approx...
Forum: Diapering   07-22-2008, 04:49 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,968
Posted By Marni
exactly 30 lbs at her 2 year check up. I think...

exactly 30 lbs at her 2 year check up. I think my older one was a few lbs more. All I remember with her, was at her 3rd birthday -- she was 38 lbs ad 38 inches (50 lbs at her 5 year birthday)/
...
Forum: Diapering   07-21-2008, 09:44 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 694
Posted By Marni
Quote: Originally Posted by 4clothkiddos...

Quote:
Originally Posted by 4clothkiddos http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/11743175)
I don't use a liner....we have always...
Forum: Diapering   07-21-2008, 07:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 529
Posted By Marni
bump... ANYONE have info on treated versus...

bump...

ANYONE have info on treated versus non-treated wool???
Forum: The Mindful Home   07-21-2008, 07:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 581
Posted By Marni
I freeze ONLY in glass and stainless steel.

I freeze ONLY in glass and stainless steel.
Forum: The Mindful Home   07-20-2008, 03:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 477
Posted By Marni
NO VINYL WINDOWS. They may be energy efficient,...

NO VINYL WINDOWS. They may be energy efficient, but they are horrible for the planet AND for your indoor air quality. SAY NO to all vinyl windows.

PS>> I just saw an episode of a home improvement...
Forum: Diapering   07-20-2008, 02:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 529
Posted By Marni
I posted this question on the Living Green forum...

I posted this question on the Living Green forum -- but I realize YOU guys over here are the "true" wool gurus : )

Under the advise of several mothering.com posters -- I am considering buying...
Forum: The Mindful Home   07-20-2008, 02:03 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 234
Posted By Marni
So -- under the advise of several posters here...

So -- under the advise of several posters here -- I am considering buying some 100% wool army blankets to use as mattress protectors (a cheaper version of a puddle pad) -- that I will place under a...
Forum: Natural Body Care   07-16-2008, 03:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,079
Posted By Marni
The chemical process used to "mash" bamboo into...

The chemical process used to "mash" bamboo into a fiber to create fabric is different than that used to create wood. The former is almost always toxic, the latter is eco-friendly IF you use a...
Forum: The Mindful Home   07-12-2008, 02:20 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 879
Posted By Marni
Which "PLUG INS" are you seeing a lot of????...

Which "PLUG INS" are you seeing a lot of???? Most hybrids are NOT plug ins. There are actually very few electrical "plug ins" on the road right now.
Forum: The Mindful Home   07-12-2008, 02:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,381
Posted By Marni
I read this a long time ago in Clean House Clean...

I read this a long time ago in Clean House Clean Planet (a GREAT book, btw).

For those of you looking for links ... just google PETROLEUM and DISTILLED VINEGAR. But here is a couple references:
...
Forum: The Mindful Home   07-12-2008, 02:04 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,782
Posted By Marni
Quote: Originally Posted by OceansEve...

Quote:
Originally Posted by OceansEve http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/11679687)
I just recently saw the spiderman, hello...
Forum: The Mindful Home   07-12-2008, 01:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,900
Posted By Marni
The harder the plastic -- the worse it is. Plus,...

The harder the plastic -- the worse it is. Plus, you can't recycle melamine when you are done with it. NO WAY. I absolutely do NOT buy that stuff.

There are several lead-free glazes. We use...
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