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3 Laundry Room Simple Swaps For A Happier Planet & Healthier Home
3 Laundry Room Simple Swaps For A Happier Planet & Healthier Home

By Candice Kincaid on Jan 21, 2022

We spend A LOT of time washing and drying our clothes – as much as 6,000+ minutes and 406 loads per year! But did you know that nearly all the leading brands of laundry products contain chemicals that have been linked to various health issues, ranging from skin and throat irritation to carcinogenicity, and that can negatively impact the environment.

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Happy Holidays, Happy Planet: 4 Simple Ways To Help Reduce The Holiday Carbon Footprint 
Happy Holidays, Happy Planet: 4 Simple Ways To Help Reduce The Holiday Carbon Footprint 

By Candice Kincaid on Dec 06, 2021

The global carbon footprint of the holiday season is massive. Here are some simple ideas to help you reduce the impact your family has this holiday season!

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4 Ways We're Being More Eco-Friendly This Halloween
4 Ways We're Being More Eco-Friendly This Halloween

By Candice Kincaid on Oct 29, 2021

The journey to reducing waste, being more sustainable and being a little kinder to the environment doesn't have to be fast and furious.  Incorporating more simple, sustainable swaps into your lifestyle takes takes time, well at least it has for our household....and that's totally ok! It's about progress, not perfection. If every year we can do a little better, then we are on the right track. 

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Part 1: What's In My Second Clean Crate?
Part 1: What's In My Second Clean Crate?

By Candice Kincaid on Oct 08, 2021

Looking to use all natural, non-toxic, eco-friendly and sustainable products  to keep your home clean and healthy? Tried some that didn't work and went back to what you knew?  Or maybe you're expecting your first child or you have a new fur baby in your home?  You know you need to reduce the chemicals in your home, but still want the deep clean from the traditional cleaners you grew up with? We get it - we've been there! 

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How do cleaning products affect the environment?
How do cleaning products affect the environment?

By Candice Kincaid on Jul 28, 2021

Whether we like it or not, household cleaning products play a vital and consistent role in our daily lives. By now, you've probably thought a about how they might affect, your health and the environment.  Maybe you have already switched from commercial products to non-toxic alternatives, or maybe you are still wondering what all the hype is about? 

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Carbon Footprint: What Does It Mean And 3 Ways To Easily Reduce Yours
Carbon Footprint: What Does It Mean And 3 Ways To Easily Reduce Yours

By Candice Kincaid on Apr 27, 2021

We hear about our Carbon Footprint all the time, every wonder what that actually means and what you can do about it?  Carbon Footprint is defined by the Oxford Dictionary as “a measure of the amount of carbon dioxide that is produced by the activities of a person or company.” OK...why don’t we want more carbon dioxide in our environment? 

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PETA Cruelty Free: What does it mean and why does it matter for our planet?
PETA Cruelty Free: What does it mean and why does it matter for our planet?

By Kelly Ebbers on Apr 06, 2021

When a company is certified as PETA Cruelty Free PETA has verified “that they and their suppliers do not conduct, commission, pay for, or allow any tests on animals for their ingredients, formulations, or finished products anywhere in the world and that they will never do so in the future.” A company that also has an entire product line free of animal-derived ingredients is certified as PETA Cruelty Free and Vegan.  

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Compostable: What does that even mean?
Compostable: What does that even mean?

By Candice Kincaid on Mar 12, 2021

There are so many words we hear when we are learning how to green up our lifestyle.  "Compostable" is one of those keywords, but how do you actually know what it means and what to do with compostable items? Here's the quick and dirty - no pun intended;)  

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Winter Clean Crates Almost Gone!
Winter Clean Crates Almost Gone!

By Candice Kincaid on Mar 06, 2021

The Winter 2021 products have been widely popular with our current and new subscribers!  This crate brings an earthy, floral and sustainable range of products into your home while introducing you to exciting eco alternatives

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Earth Day is Everyday Giveaway Series
Earth Day is Everyday Giveaway Series

By Candice Kincaid on Mar 01, 2021

We are excited to announce our Earth Day is Everyday Giveaway Series hosted exclusively by The Clean Crate Company.  Giveaways will be running between the months of March and May 2021 and feature products fr...

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A family enjoys breakfast in a kitchen kept clean with Clean Crate products
Cleaning with Meaning: 3 Health Benefits of a Clean Home

By Kelly Ebbers on Jan 25, 2021

Do you ever find yourself wondering why you even bother cleaning and tidying your home when there are little people (or maybe loving pets) who are right behind you messing it all up? Well it turns out that h...

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How Tru Earth Laundry Strips Can Help Your Child's Development
How Tru Earth Laundry Strips Can Help Your Child's Development

By Kelly Ebbers on Jan 24, 2021

Do you get your kids to help you with the laundry? Okay we are parents too, we understand that sometimes getting your kids help takes twice as long as if you were to do it on your own. But getting the kids i...

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