Ron & Lisa, The Healthy Home Dream Team

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About Ron and Lisa, the Healthy Home Dream Team® I was over the ‘south bay’ moon when I moved into my newly remodeled California beach cottage over 11 years ago. It had new, plush carpeting, white thermafoil kitchen cabinets, a fresh new coat of paint, and an adorable little gas fireplace. Ahhhhhhh, that “new-home smell” was proof positive that everything was fresh and clean! But pretty soon I was having trouble getting out of bed in the morning. I’ve always been a high-energy person, but suddenly I was tired all the time. I began experiencing flu-like symptoms and my hormones were going haywire. I went to doctors, naturopaths, endocrinologists, chiropractors, and acupuncturists. None of them could tell me what was wrong. That’s when I began researching. Could my “clean, fresh, new abode” be the cause of my troubles? I discovered how toxins in our homes, food, and personal care products can bioaccumulate and wreak havoc on our bodies by creating a multitude of illnesses and diseases. I made changes to my home. My health returned…and I found a new calling. It was through her research that Lisa decided to become a BBEI/Building Biologist (a study derived from Germany which encompasses how buildings impact life and the living environ¬ment). With her B.A. from Arizona State University already under her belt, she then decided to incorpo¬rate her two passions in life–interior design and health. After making the necessary adjustments in their home, her health gradually improved to a 180 degree turnaround and she and her husband Ron decided to help other people in their endless efforts to attain optimal health. Together with Ron who earned his B.A. from George Mason University, they chose to seek “greener pastures.” In addition, Ron is also a BBEC/Building Biologist and he and Lisa are also Certified Green Building Professionals. Husband/wife team, Lisa and Ron Beres founded www.GreenNest.com (an online retail website specializing in green and organic home goods) in 2006 and sold it in 2011. They are the authors of theJust Green It! Simple Swaps to Save the Planet & Your Health (Running Press; 2010), Learn to Create a Healthy Home! andThe 9 to 5 Greened: 10 Steps to a Healthy Office. Lisa is also the author of the children’s book, MY BODY MY HOUSE andYour Home Through Green Colored Glasses with Sally Jessy Raphael. Today, they educate people to live toxin-free in their homes at www.RonandLisa.com with over 300 articles, dozens of videos, a free Healthy Home Quiz and healthy home giveaways each month! The Beres team is professional speakers within the health field + green movement. They educated southern Californians at Maria Shriver’s Women’s Conference joining A-Listers including: Warren Buffet, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jennifer Lopez, Bono, and others. Additionally, they have conducted national speaking tours for Sanyo North America and produced healthy home seminars aboard a Norwegian Cruise Line representing Lowe's Home Improvement Stores (Lowe's Companies, Inc). They presented at the Autism Conferences of America, held workshops at Williams Sonoma and the United States Green Building Council of Los Angeles. Lisa and Ron Beres are recognized consultants in the green movement and, as healthy spokespersons, have become media darlings championing the cause of all-natural products that nourish the body. Lisa has served as spokesperson in national media tours appearing on 30 Television stations across the country. Lisa also serves as a healthy home expert for 3M Filtrete. Through their Healthy Home Consultations, they helped Trista and Ryan (ABC’s Bachelorette) to create a healthy and green nursery for baby Max. The Beres duo are Telly Award Winning healthy home experts for The Suzanne Show with Suzanne Somers and have appeared on The Rachael Ray Show, Fox and Friends, The Today Show with Matt Lauer, Chelsea Lately on E!, Discovery’s Greenovate, The Doctors and NBC's Nightly News with Brian Williams. Lisa has been a guest on Martha Stewart Living Radio, and served as a regular green correspondent for the Sally Jessy Raphael Radio Show. Visit them at: www.RonandLisa.com

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