Mold

A Weekend Without Mold

A Week Without Toxic Mold

I just wanted to update¬†this blog in regards to my current toxic mold situation. My husband had an event to go to for work this past week that was 3 hours away. My son and I were fortunate enough to be able to tag along with him and we all stayed in a hotel for…

Can Mold Make You Depressed

Toxic Mold Health Update

A lot of people are interested in how my health has been since we remediated a portion of our house. To put it simply, I feel alive again. I feel significantly better. However, I am not 100% back to normal yet. I feel as though I have lost my late 20’s to toxic mold. The…

Mold: The Insivible Pregnancy Risk

MOLD: The Invisible Pregnancy Risk

This post was actually supposed to be something else but as I began writing it, I realized that there were a lot of “red flags” that I actually haven’t realized until now. If you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant and are aware of mold in your home, it is extremely crucial for your…

Window in Shower Demo

Bathroom Demo Part 1

If you are following me on Instagram, you are probably well aware of the renovation currently taking place in our house. We have known about a “slight” mold problem in our home for about a year and a half now. I spent the entire year of 2014 sick with bizarre illnesses and symptoms. I could…

DIY Natural Heel Remedy

Natural Cracked Heel Remedy

Even though my husband has officially removed the visible mold in our home, we unfortunately are now dealing with mold spores in the air. Consequently, I have been having nose bleeds and mid afternoon fatigue, which always leads to a nap. Another side effect of mold spores is that it can ruin your skin. My…

Can Your Environment Make You Depressed

Is Your Environment Making You Depressed?

People who suffer from seasonal allergies are used to the yearly ritual of sneezing, coughing, and feeling light-headed. High levels of pollen are to blame for these Spring-time sniffles. However, this pesky flaw to many folks’ immune systems can cause many other atypical symptoms, such as muscle aches, chronic fatigue syndrome, and even depression. One…