DIY Healing & Green Products for the Home and Family Series
Are you concerned about toxicity that you and your family are exposed to from household cleaning and personal care items? Have you ever wanted to create your own natural and green items but thought it to be a hassle or take too much time? Have you been trying to avoid using toxic products but find that it gets too confusing and are looking to simplify things? If you are exposed to toxins, are you wondering about how to detox and keep your family healthy?
If so, this is the class for you! In this three class series, Kristine Stein, certified herbalist, wellness practitioner and owner of Brew City Botanicals will provide you with practical, easy, do-it-yourself info to keep you and your family healthy by identifying and avoiding toxic chemicals that may be in your home.
The first class identifies and discusses 10 top toxic chemicals found in the home and how toxins affect health and the environment. You will then go home armed with information to help identify what toxins may be lurking in your home, do some minor "detective" work and return to the second class with your findings. You also will be provided a sample goodie bag that contains alternative cleaning and body care items to try in the home.
The second class will allow attendees to share and discuss what types of toxins were found in the home. Kristine will present healthy and green alternative products as well as simple and easy do-it-yourself recipes such as disinfecting surface spray, soft scrub, herbal dryer sachets and moisturizers, just to name a few, that you can create for you and your family. Information on "must have" ingredients to have in the home and where to find these ingredients and supplies will also be provided. Solutions on how to stay proactive in maintaining good health and minimizing toxins in the body and environment will be shared.
In the third class we will focus on children. Toxins can sometimes have a greater impact on growing babies and children. Healthy and green products in addition to do-it-yourself recipes to create items for your children will be provided Some recipes include baby wipes, diaper rash salve, cold remedies and more. A guided tour through the cleaning and body care product sections of our retail space will be conducted to look at product labels and to answer any final questions.
Class series fee = $60.00
Class dates are Monday's, Jan. 13, 20 and 27th