Ever spent time near the perfume section of a mall? At first, the almost overwhelming blend of fragrances smells incredible, but within a short amount of time you’re likely to leave the cosmetics counter with a pounding headache. The reason for this, (besides too many scents at once) is that the majority of perfumes on […]
Pucker up! The tangy taste of apple cider vinegar is better for your body than you know. Long used as a probiotic-filled wellness tonic and all-purpose cleaner, apple cider vinegar is surging in popularity as a natural alternative to other, chemical laden products on the market today. If you’ve been noticing that apple cider vinegar […]
How much money have you spent over the years on specialty body products at cutesy boutiques? The selections of handmade goods might be inspiring, but the price tags on these items are no joke. Usually in prominent displays are homemade soaps and lotions in a wild array of colors and scents, and they’re almost irresistible […]
In love with rocks but not quite sure what they can do for you? As it turns out, there are people all around the world that believe gemstones and crystals have healing powers that help them be at their best. In their view, their favorite gemstones have specific vibrations that can cast out bad energy […]
Are you aching to feel a closer connection with the land around you? Looking for new ways to become self-sufficient? You probably fit the definition of a homesteader without even knowing it. Before you start imagining scenes from the Little House books, keep in mind that being a homesteader doesn’t require vast tracts of land. […]
Watch commercials today and you’ll be flooded with images of skin care and beauty items that promise perfection. However, a closer look reveals a sinister truth about many of these products- they are filled with toxic ingredients.
Commercially produced soaps are filled with synthetic additives that keep you clean from dirt but dry up your […]
Summer weather makes it more tempting than ever to spend time outside, but humans aren’t the only creatures that become more active once the weather gets warm. Spiders, mosquitos and other biting insects also love the sunshine, and it’s impossible to go long without getting a painful bite.
Bug bites are itchy and uncomfortable, but […]
Spend more than a minute in a candle store and your stomach will probably start to feel funny. The synthetic fragrances in each candle are bad enough on their own, but they are truly overwhelming when combined together in a store setting. If you feel this sick from just a few minutes, you know these […]
When you feel nausea, everything else in your life comes to a halt. Whether you are trying to get a report done at work or concentrate on your daughter’s ballet recital, if you are feeling nauseous, it is pretty much impossible to focus on anything but the rumblings of your stomach.
While there are a […]
How would you like to enjoy a breakfast fruit that has a fascinating blend of scents that can be best described as a mixture between chocolate and pineapple? When biting into that strange, tropical fruit, you find that it tastes like a soft pear with a hint of banana as well. Your senses go wild […]