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A DIY Light Bed Covering for Hot Summer Nights

Looking for a light summer bed covering? Take a cue from Remodelista editor Sarah. On a recent outing she found a pure white muslin swaddling blanket made of the most delightfully soft fabric. Soon re…

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DIY Duvet Cover

I've been on the hunt for a cover to replace, or hide an aging blanket on one of my beds. I haven't been able to justify doling out the big bucks for a beautiful organic duvet cover. On a recent shopp…

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5 Products You Probably Aren’t Buying Organic (But Should)

by Susan Lutz, Co-Editor of Organic Living on Allthingshealing.com Editor's Note from Susan Lutz: I am constantly amazed at the array of organic products becoming available on the market, outside o…

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Green Knitting: A Gorgeous Blanket Project

I've been looking for a bed coverlet to knit with a soothing neutral palette. Generally, I am attracted to knitted projects that are brightly patterned with a rainbow of colors. When I spotted this Lo…

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Sweet Dreams With a Sprinkling of Greenwashing

It all started on the way to the mattress store. Because we spend a third of our lives in bed, and mattresses are major sources of health issues that can stem from chemical exposure to design comfort…

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How to Refresh Sweaters and Comforters? Ask Annie

Dear Annie, I'd rather not wash all of our sweaters and comforters, having just taken them out of storage, but they have a stale smell. What do you suggest?--Sally, WI Dear Sally, There is noth…

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Best-Dressed Guest Nest

Here is a great set of heartwarming guidelines for guest beds, bedrooms, and accessories. My mother did most of these things for her houseguests, but I didn't for mine (lack of time and I got hung up…

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Why a Natural Bed?

A good night's sleep is one of those essentials of good health, like proper nutrition and exercise. When Debra Lynn Dadd first wrote about natural beds in 1982, there was little to write about. Today …

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