The Cost of Going Green

by Janice

I admit, I would love to purchase all green products for my home, but I am sometimes turned off by products that seem to be absurdly expensive. I think it is important to use all natural products, especially for my children, but it can be discouraging when I discover the dent it makes to my checkbook.

On 5 Minutes for Going Green, Teensy Greeny interviewed Debby DeOliveira, the founder and creator of the oopsy daisy! line, to try to get to the bottom of the $18.00 price tag for her small bottle of leave in detangler and conditioner.

Hopefully it will help to shed some light on the competitive eco-green market, as you also try to decide how much is too much green for green?



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Janice is co-founder of 5 Minutes For Mom. She's been working online since 2003 and is thankful her days are full of social media, writing and photography. You can see more of her photos at janicecrozephotography.com.

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1 Maddy September 3, 2008 at 7:56 pm

Well I’ll nip along then and see if I can unravel it!
Cheers

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2 peppylady September 3, 2008 at 9:26 pm

I to like to go organic or green but there always a budget to stay with in.
Hopeful as green movement becomes more popular it will go down in price.
I been using shaklee basic H cleaner and it non toxic and super consentrate you use less and eighth of teaspoon for 16 ounce of water.

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3 Amanda September 4, 2008 at 11:54 am

I am giving away some natural products for skincare this week…

Stop by!
God bless-
Amanda

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4 casual friday everyday September 8, 2008 at 1:23 pm

We do our best but we aren’t made of money so some things we just can’t afford.

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