You are the Gatekeeper Of Your Home ( FREE Checklist)



              I was shocked when I learned more about the ingredients in most commercial cleaners and personal care products. These products are chock full of synthetic ingredients. Synthetic means fake, not real, manufactured. Our bodies do not know what to do with them. The result is an overload on your liver. Your liver is your body's filtration system and is overworked trying to filter out the fake ingredients we constantly put on our bodies. This can lead to numerous health conditions.

These ingredients are also known to be hormone disruptors and they wreak havoc on our bodies especially children, whose little systems are still growing.  Some ingredients are even known carcinogens, which means they can cause cancer y'all. 

Good news! 
As the gatekeeper of your home, YOU decide what comes into your home. YOU get to choose what your family uses every day. Making just a few changes can reap great health benefits for you and your loved ones.

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I hope this information will help you decide to make some changes in your family. If you want to learn more or have any questions, email me at hello@marieinmontana.com

 Ready to get started now?  Use our referral link>>>> https://bit.ly/startYLNOW  and get $25 cashback plus a sweet welcome box to get you started. We will also add you to our Facebook group so you can start learning how to use your essential oils as the gatekeeper of your home.

Being the gatekeeper is one of the MOST important jobs you have. I am here to come alongside you and help you learn all the things.

 To Your Health,
 Marie
 
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What's In Your Cleaning Products? ( Video)

What's In Your Cleaning Products? ( Video)
Have you ever looked at the ingredient list on your cleaning products?  Oh boy, prepare yourself. You will be shocked and maybe even a little angry to find out.








 I hope this video was helpful and will cause you to check those ingredient labels before you buy!


Until next time,
 Marie

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Girl, Clean Up Your Act With Thieves

Girl, Clean Up Your Act With Thieves
Hey, I know the idea of switching some of your products you use on the day to day to safer less harsh substitutes can seem daunting. Even though we know it is better for us, it can be a little overwhelming.

 Don't worry I got your back. You can make simple, easy changes that yield BIG results, especially in the kitchen.

The kitchen is the heart of the home. Most of our time is spent preparing meals for our families and cleaning up. So it makes sense to start in the kitchen if we want to get rid of some of those harsh chemicals we are using.

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Open your kitchen cabinets, I am sure you will see a ton of different types of cleaning products with an ingredient list a mile long of things you might not even be able to pronounce.
Before we start,  go to https://www.ewg.org/  and look up any ingredient that is in the cleaning supplies you are using right now. Or Google that ingredient with the word dangers of in front of it.

Get ready to be amazed or disgusted or a little of both.


 Look up those cleaning products that you are using to see where they rate. If it ranks a 4 or higher, girl you need to ditch it and switch it. If you can't find your brand just search for another similar brand, product or the ingredients if you can pronounce them. Or search on the EWG website.


Most commercial cleaners contain ingredients that are known as hormone disruptors. They can jack our hormones all up and wreak havoc on our bodies. It's no wonder many women are stressed out, worn out and feel bad!! If that's not bad enough, many are even known to be carcinogenic.... what? Yep and many countries have banned these chemicals. 



 You can replace all those "dirty" cleaning products with Thieves Household Cleaner from Young Living. Yep, just one product that can pull double duty in your kitchen and all over your home. 
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Here is the low down:

Thieves  Household Cleaner is safe for EVERYONE even our four-legged friends.
Thieves Household Cleaner is free of harsh chemicals.
Thieves Household Cleaner is formulated with the power of Young Living's Thieves Oil Blend with naturally derived, plant-based ingredients.
Thieves Household Cleaner uses an ultra-concentrated biodegradable formula AND you only need one cap full of Thieves to 16 oz water so one bottle will last quite a long time. I got my bottle in August  2018 and still have a ton left.

You can also sign up for my newsletter HERE and get my report, 3 Ways to Support Our Emotions Naturally.


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See how easy that was? One product with no harmful ingredients takes the place of a cabinet full of harmful products.


The most economical way to get Thieves is by becoming a wholesale member. You can learn more at https://www.youngliving.com   and use my member # 15676719 or use this link http://bit.ly/mariewyl.

You can also start your membership with a Thieves Starter Kit. You can see all the different starter kits to choose from HERE

Start your wholesale membership using the link above and you will get a welcome kit to help you get started right away. Enroll in Essential Rewards and get a $25 credit to your Young Living account for future orders.

Next time, we will tackle the bathroom...hint, it is pretty simple too!!

If you have any questions, please comment below or you can email me at hello@marieinmontana.com


Marie

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12 Ingredients To Avoid In Your Personal Care Products.

12 Ingredients To Avoid In Your Personal Care Products.


The ingredient list on our personal care products can be downright scary. With so many listed and many of them, you can't pronounce much less know what they are.  Try this--take a few of the ingredients listed and search on Google with the words "dangers of" in front of it and see what happens. It's shocking and to be honest, makes me a little mad. 

These ingredients can be even more harmful to our children! Their little bodies are still growing which makes some of these ingredients even more dangerous.


Many of these ingredients are known as endocrine disruptors, which means they jack up your hormones. I don't know about y'all but my hormones don't need any more jacking up than they can be already!!

What exactly are endocrine disruptors?

They are naturally occurring compounds or man-made substances that can mimic or interfere with hormones in the body. They may turn on, turn off, or modify signals that hormones carry. In other words, wreak havoc on our bodies. Many of these ingredients are synthetic, which means fake. Our bodies were not created to filter out the fake stuff. Our liver, our body's biggest filet can get overloaded making us feel sick, sluggish, and downright tired.  You can read more about endocrine disruptors at https://www.niehs.nih.gov/health/materials/endocrine_disruptors_508.pdf 


Here is the list of 12 ingredients to watch out for.


Propylene Glycol and Butylene Glycol--The EPA consider this so toxic it requires gown, gloves, and goggles when burying. They also warn against skin contact to prevent brain, kidney and liver abnormalities.

Parabens- Methyl, Butyl Propyl and Ethyl.Used as preservatives. Not always labeled. Used in deodorants and other skincare products and have been found in breast cancer tumors. May contribute to male sterility, hormone imbalance in females and early puberty.

Phthalates-Usually not listed on the label but in many products. Health effects include damage to the liver and kidneys, birth defects and decrease sperm counts.

Sunscreen chemicals: These are common ingredients in sunscreens. They are known to be free radical generators and are believed to damage DNA and cause cancer.

        Avobenzone

        Benzophenone

         Methoxycinnamate

         PABA

Another really big ingredient to look out for is fragrance. It can mean hundreds of different chemicals that they do not have to list. If you see fragrance listed, it's not good!

Ingredients matter Y'all!!



You can learn more about the ingredients used in some of the products you use  at https://www.ewg.org/

With just a few changes you can greatly reduce these potentially harmful ingredients. Even if only half of these warnings are true, why take a chance?

What steps can we take to make sure we are not using these ingredients in our homes?

Be more careful about what we buy by reading the ingredient label.

Make Your own products using essential oils. ( Don't worry it's easy and usually has just a few products)

Buy from a trusted source. Young Living has more than just essential oils. There are over 600+products to choose from and you don't have to worry about questionable practices or ingredients.

You never have to worry about Young Living products because they don't use questionable ingredients EVER. You can read more about ingredients you will NEVER find in Young Living products. https://www.youngliving.com/blog/australia/ingredients-youll-never-find-in-yl-products/ 

Why Young Living?

Young Living is the largest essential oil company in the world. They set the standards and are the leader in the essential oil market and the only company with The Seed to Seal Promise. They go above and beyond the regular standards to bring pure safe products.  You can learn more about their Seed to Seal promise by watching this short video.

                   

You can get started today with a company that goes the extra mile to make sure their essential oils are pure therapeutic grade essential oils that are safe for you and your family. Young Living also has a program called Essential Rewards where you can earn FREE essential oils and Rewards Points to use for future orders. It is the best way to get started. It's optional... but A NO BRAINER.

Have questions? Ready to begin your journey to synthetic-free living so you can live ABOVE the wellness line?  Email me at hello@marieinmontana.com




Start your own wholesale account with Young  Living using my referral link at and as my gift to you, I will send you a $25  cash back or a diffuser, your choice. I will also send you a sweet welcome packet to help you get started quickly with your oils and get you plugged into our Facebook group so you can learn how to use your oils right away. 

Just making a few changes can greatly reduce the number of harmful ingredients in your home.

Now that you know better, you can do better!

 Marie
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The Retro Housewives Guide To Chemical Free Cleaning (Free Printout)

The Retro Housewives Guide To Chemical Free Cleaning  (Free Printout)

Women will use approximately  80 chemicals  BEFORE breakfast. Wait, what? Yep, in just one product there are tons of ingredients and many of them are known to be carcinogenic and /or endocrine disruptors. It's bad stuff. It's bad for us, our family, and even our pets.

 I know when I first started learning more about the harmful ingredients in our cleaning products, I was shocked.  It can all be a little overwhelming trying to figure out which ingredients to avoid BUT we are gonna break it down and talk about  6 ingredients that are in most of 

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Triclosan was BANNED by the FDA in 2016 BUT it is still in soaps, cleaners, and cosmetics.

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Parabens used as a preservative and germicide. BANNED in Sweden and Japan.

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Phthalates are used to make things pliable and are found in perfumes, kid's toys, and personal care products. Banned in Europe.

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Sodium Laurel Sulfate creates that lather that we all love BUT it has been banned in Europe and Canada.

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Propylene Glycol is used in cleaners, shampoos, lotions AND the main ingredient in ANTIFREEZE  Y'all.

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Fragrances are found in candles, perfumes, cosmetics and much more. What is scary about this one is that companies DO NOT have to disclose fragrances on their ingredient list. Fragrance can mean hundreds of different chemicals that you are being exposed to.


How long do you think it takes these chemicals to enter your bloodstream?

26 seconds. Yep, 26 seconds before the harmful effects of all those chemicals are being distributed throughout your body. Since many of these ingredients are endocrine disruptors, it's no wonder that so many people have hormone problems these days.


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Here is the exciting part. You do not have to use these 6 harmful ingredients. You have a choice. You can make many of your own cleaning and personal care products using essential oils. Don't worry, it's not hard and takes very few natural ingredients.

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After a lot of researching I chose  Young Living essential oils.

Young Living has been around for 25 years and they set the standards in the essential oil industry. Their Seed To Seal Promise means you never have to worry about where their essential oils come from because they control the process from seed to seal.   Learn more at Seed to Seal.

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Young Living has over 700 essential oils or oil-infused products to choose from. You never have to worry about the ingredients used in any Young Living product. Read more about that at HERE.

The Thieves line of products is one of the most popular products Young Living makes. It is a combination of Clove, Lemon, Cinnamon, Eucalyptus Radiata and Rosemary essential oils that all have incredible cleaning power. Thieves is safe,non- toxic and you don't have to worry about using them around your children.

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Thieves Household Cleaner is the bomb. It will take place of every cleaner you are currently using. It can be used on any surface in your home. It is safe for children and your furry friends.

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Thieves Dish Soap effectively cleans your dishes without chemicals, dyes or synthetics.

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Thieves Laundry Soap gently and naturally washes your clothes without any chemicals or synthetic residue.

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Thieves Dishwasher Powder is chemical-free, environmentally friendly and no rinsing aid is needed.

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Thieves Cleansing Bar Thieves Cleansing Soap is enriched with the powerful Thieves essential oil blend, moisturizing plant oils, and botanical extracts to help cleanse, purify, and promote soft, healthy skin. You can also use the bar soap on tough stains in the laundry and my husband uses Thieves bar soap as a shampoo as well. That is another great thing about Young Living products, they can be used so many different ways.

Thieves Foaming Hand Soap will cleanse, defend, and condition the skin with the therapeutic-grade essential oil blend.

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Try these DIY  chemical-free recipes. They are quick and easy and you can feel good about using them.

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The cleaning goodness of Thieves does not stop there.


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Savvy Savings, that's how the retro housewife rolls Y'all!

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Now, I know you may be wondering how do I get started on this oily chemical-free journey?  You can start your own Young Living wholesale membership at  http://bit.ly/mariewyl..  

There are several different Premium Starter kits to choose from.  The Premium Starter kits give you the biggest bang for your buck because they are 50% off the retail price.

You can see all the different types of starter kits at HERE

Email me at hello@marieinmontana.com so I can help you get all the freebies when you start your membership.

Use my referral link and receive a welcome packet and a $25 Amazon gift card.

With a Young Living membership, you’re on a path to a different type of lifestyle—one with the potential to earn free products, the freedom to transform your financial future, and the opportunity to bring life-changing solutions to homes around the world.

 Young Living groups it's members into two categories: Preferred Customers and Business Builders. Our Preferred Customers want to enjoy member benefits without participating in the business opportunity. Young Living Business Builders enjoy all the benefits Preferred Customers receive, plus the benefits of Young Living’s generous compensation plan by enrolling others in Young Living. 


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Young Living also has a program called, Essential Rewards where you can earn rewards point on your order each month anywhere from 10-25%. Then you can use those points to buy in the future. You also can earn  FREE oils each month.

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Greener Cleaner Home Print out Just For You!

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Are you ready to reduce the number of harmful chemicals in your home? Use this link to start your membership today. http://bit.ly/mariewyl  


Join my newsletter and also get my ebook FREE as a thank you. Don’t worry I won’t bombard you with useless information and I despise Spam and would never give your information to anyone else. Sign up at http://marieinmontana.com/landing/midlife-makeover-4
Again, if you have any questions, I am here for ya. Email me at hello@marieinmontana.com
 or comment below.

Until next Time,
 Marie


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