I am an advocate for carbon monoxide awareness and safety. Please protect yourself and your loved ones both at home and while traveling. We use these CO alarms in each of our bedrooms and next to all gas-burning appliances (oven, clothes dryer, and hot water heater). For travel, we set them out in our hotel rooms and even in the bedrooms of family and friend’s homes we stay at. Better safe than sorry.
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A friend of mine told me about Cellfood and how much it helps her two sons with their asthma and allergy issues. After researching the product, I was compelled to give it a try with my Reds. I have without a doubt noticed a significant difference in their overall health and ability to fight off common colds and that they are less reactive to some of their environment allergens.
Anybody else out there have teenage musicians or just a need to dim down the sound a bit to protect the hearing?
We fair-skinned O’Gradys burn in the shade! Headhunter is our favorite sunscreen and never fails to protect us in all of our outdoor adventure!
HOME HELP 911!
I am all about simplifying my life as much as possible! This little robot mopper, along with the Roomba Robot Vacuum, are two of my very favorite household partners in cleaning! With dogs, teenage twins and an active life, they help get the floors clean!
I remember our first year in the jungle when our leather shoes grew mold on them….ewww!
Avoid that little treat with these no-scent, eco-friendly moisture-absorbing bags. Place them inside closets and other closed spaces to keep items free of must & mold.
Want to prevent sewer smells and insects from coming up through the drains? Get yourself some of these little covers.
Enjoy a peaceful night’s rest without buzzing in your ear or bites that keep you awake itching or worse! These must-have mosquito/scorpion nets keep those little buggers OUT!
Check all electrical outlets with a polarity tester to avoid electrical fires!
CAMPING & DAY ADVENTURES
Double burner and wind protected, this camping stove gets the job done!
With two rooms and two doors, roomy enough for a family of 4 to 6 to stand up inside of when looking at the stars!
I am honored to be one of the authors in this award-winning anthology, Chapter 13.
“Inspiring and compelling, The Book of Calm supports readers to reimagine and renew their lives and their place in the world by transforming patterns within thoughts, language, and behaviors―one person, one family, one community at a time.” Nautilus Silver Award Winner!
My hubby Frank is featured in Chapter 9.
Need I say more as to why this book is of interest to us Los O’Gradys in Mexico?! A fascinating and detailed look into the history of the Irish in Mexico!
SAVE OUR EARTH
Eco-friendly, biodegradable, set of 10.
“What you can do, regardless of how big or small, can create a huge impact if done consistently. Small actions when done everyday turn into a big change.
Shopping is already fun but shopping without adding up the plastics around the world is fulfilling. These cotton produce bags are not only used as fruit and fresh vegetable bags, these can be used as reusable grocery bags as well! Crafted from high quality organic cotton, this is a safe biodegradable alternative to single-use plastic bags.”~GoGreener
These are some of our O’Grady Favorites for life in Mexico…what are yours? Please feel free to share in the comments section below.
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