Awareness

Amazing Uses for Aloe Vera

Amazing Uses for Aloe Vera

I love Aloe Vera! My Mom had a plant all growing up and it was the first thing we applied when anyone got a sunburn. In fact, this past weekend we were at my Moms and my daughter got sunburned pretty bad on her face. […]

Stop Berries From Molding

Stop Berries From Molding

I have to say that I haven’t tried this yet simply because we don’t usually have berries going bad. I have two boys that can’t let berries stay in the fridge for more than a few days. I do want to share the info for […]

The Most Beneficial Fruits & Vegetables

The Most Beneficial Fruits & Vegetables

By Dr. Mercola Eating more fresh vegetables is one of the simplest choices you can make to improve your health and ward off countless chronic diseases. Virtually anyvegetable is good for you… but some are better than others. To a large extent, the best vegetables for you are […]

Is Your Honey A Hoax?

Is Your Honey A Hoax?

Just because those cute little bear-shaped bottles at the grocery store say “honey” on them does not necessarily mean that they actually contain honey. A comprehensive investigation conducted by Food Safety News (FSN) has found that the vast majority of so-called honey products sold at grocery stores, […]

Reading Ingredient Labels – What To Look For

Reading Ingredient Labels – What To Look For

Reading labels wasn’t always a hobby of mine. I used to buy what looked yummy! I think that is how most of the general population buys their food. I thought that food makers cared about their ingredients and would put things in them that made […]

What is Epsom Salt

What is Epsom Salt

What is Epsom Salt? Epsom salt, is not actually salt but a naturally occurring pure mineral compound of magnesium and sulfate. Long known as a natural remedy for a number of ailments, Epsom salt has numerous health benefits as well as many beauty, household and […]

Thankful for awareness

Thankful for awareness

Random Ramblings… Today I was parked near a 7 Eleven and saw a woman coming out. She was hobbling because she couldn’t walk well, she was very overweight and looked like she was really struggling to breathe. In her hand was the hugest Coca-Cola Slurpee […]

What is Lurking In Your Personal Care Products?

What is Lurking In Your Personal Care Products?

In the fall of 2011 healthcare giant, Johnson & Johnson (who is the maker of products such as Clean & Clear, Neutrogena, Aveeno, Lubriderm, Bengay, Neosporin, Lysterine, Tylenol, Montrin, Visine, and a huge line of baby products), announced that they were going to be discontinuing […]

Homemade Hand Spray With Essential Oils

Homemade Hand Spray With Essential Oils

Since our conversion to a more natural lifestyle we discovered that anti-bacterial hand sanitizer is not a product we want to have in our home. Hand sanitizers are everywhere! Most women carry them in their purses, there is usually one located in the car, and […]

Cookware… Does It Make A Difference?

Cookware… Does It Make A Difference?

On our journey to a more natural lifestyle I couldn’t help but think that the black stuff on the lining of my pans, that was coming off, couldn’t be good for my family. I hate to admit it, but after doing some research I found […]