Allergies and sensitivities seem to be on the rise. As we advance as a species, we are continually adding non-natural substances to our everyday life. To avoid artificial products, we must pay extra attention to how we can stay healthy, allergy-proof our household, and better protect our loved ones. That's why more and more people are becoming enlightened about organic cotton clothing, and other sustainable fashion alternatives on the market.
In my research, I’ve come across a lot of useful resources that go beyond clothing, to help create a completely organic household.
Probably the first step to take when people go organic - what you put on your table. These are some articles that got me inspired to do better at meal time, especially to start off my little one’s path to a lifetime of healthiness.
I’ve become increasingly interested in growing a vegetable garden of my own. I don’t have a yard, but I do have a balcony. I wanted to see what I could accomplish in my smaller space, and these links were my guide.
Organic Cotton Mattress
I'm allergic to dust mites, so this one is a big one for me. I wanted to make sure my bed is free of them, and these articles educated and guided me to eliminate them and achieve more restful sleep.
Organic Bed Sheets
For someone with dust mite allergy, you really can't be too careful. On top of my mattress, I make sure I have a mattress cover before I put my organic bed sheets on to ensure a good and healthy night’s sleep.
Organic Women's Wear
Since becoming an Organic Cotton shopper, I’m still exploring different brands to find what suits me best, and these sites really gave me a good perspective on each brand and even provided price points. These are great resources for anyone who is just getting into the Organic Cotton scene.
Organic Men's Wear
Don't forget about the guys in the family, Organic Cotton fashion is for everyone. The app Good On You I introduced in a previous blog has proven useful again as they pointed out the 12 ethical Men's clothing for under $50. It’s a super handy tool to help you with your sustainable lifestyle.
There are more and more sustainable brands coming out with more options for men. Check them out!
We have covered organic everything on what we eat, what we wear and what we sleep on. Some of us may feel compelled to go one step further and "organic-ize" our home. If this is the case for you, you can also look into getting organic kitchen supplies, and even organic paint for your house.
Organic Kitchen Supplies
It's pretty awesome to live in today's world with so much technology, and so much information right at our fingertips. It doesn't take long to find just about anything. If you want to go all out and convert everything in your house to an organic alternative, I'm sure you can find a way to do it. I hope my little resource guide today has pushed you a little further in the right direction.