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…

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…

6 Plants That Repel Insects

6 Plants That Repel Insects

  Insects are a friend to no one. In certain areas of the country it can be very frustrating and irritating to even go outside because the mosquitoes, gnats, and other insects are so bad. I have a good friend in North Carolina that says…

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…

The Miracle Cream

The Miracle Cream

My children and husband have sensitive skin and I have been looking for something that will help soothe the occasional flare-ups that they get. Before I started looking for something that would help topically I figure I ought to look at some of the external…

Fluoride…Friend or Foe?

Fluoride…Friend or Foe?

  For years I’ve wondered if fluoride was something that was good for teeth. The dentists swear by it but why, if it’s safe, is there so much controversy about it?? It wasn’t until I really jumped into the natural world that I decided to…

Growing microgreens at home

Growing microgreens at home

Over the past several months our family has been making some very radical changes to our diet and the health of our family.  As we have been exploring the new tastes and flavors of this organic and holistic lifestyle, we have found that greens  and…

Farmers Using Coke & Pepsi As A Pesticide

For farmers in the eastern Indian state of Chhattisgarh it is cheaper than pesticides and gets the job done just as well. The product? Pepsi or Coca-Cola. Agricultural scientists give them some backing – they say the high sugar content of the drinks can make…

Health Benefits of Celery

Health Benefits of Celery

Celery? Is it really healthy? I know it tastes better with peanut butter or ranch dressing. I do like it in my salads and I especially love the very inner stalks! Is there really a good amount of health benefits? Yes! I also have to…

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…