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Green Laundry: © Sandra Cunningham

Green your laundry

Take a healthy green step and start greening and detoxing your laundry. Did you know that laundry detergents contain petroleum derived surfactants and waxes? They are known to be cancerous and can damage immune, cardiovascular, reproductive and respiratory system? A green laundry means healthier clothes for you and your loved […]

by September 17, 2012
In remembrance of 9/11

In remembrance of 9/11

11 years later…time has passed… Yet, for the United States of America, September 11th is still vivid in our minds….. We will remember every rescuer who died. We will remember every family that lost a loved one. We will remember the tragedy, the sirens, the chaos, the fire, and the […]

by September 11, 2012
DIY Geranium and Lavender hot oil hair treatment

DIY Geranium and Lavender hot oil hair treatment

This  DIY Geranium and Lavender hot oil hair treatment will restore the shine in your hair in no time. The lavender will stimulate blood flow to the scalp and promote hair growth. Homemade hot oil treatments are more potent and will save you money. Once you get all the ingredients, […]

by September 5, 2012
DIY rose and argan oil body spray

DIY rose and argan oil body spray

Take a green step and make your own DIY rose and Argan oil body spray. You will smell like a bouquet of fresh roses, the scent is soft and feminine yet not overpowering at all. DIY Recipe: In a glass bowl, mix together: 15 drops of rose essential oil 15 drops […]

by September 5, 2012
Vital Choice Wild Seafood and Organics Dark Chocolate

Chocolate may reduce risk of stroke

Everyday we seem to read more and more about the many health benefits of  of dark chocolate.  Chocolate can help with weight loss, chocolate can be a brain booster, chocolate can be good for our heart. Enough chocolate?  Not just yet, now we hear that one bar of chocolate a week […]

by September 3, 2012
Top 10 cancer-fighting foods Credit: Monticello

Top 10 cancer-fighting foods

We are making vital choices that impact our health every time we go grocery shopping. Did you know? According to the American Cancer Society, “About 1,660,290 new cancer cases are expected to be diagnosed in 2013, and in 2013 about 580,350 Americans are projected to die of cancer, almost 1,600 people […]

by September 3, 2012
The Omega-3 Effect: By Dr. William Sears and Dr. James Sears

The Omega-3 Effect: By Dr. William Sears and Dr. James Sears

We love The Sears family as it is one of the most trusted names in pediatrics today. With over two million books sold, the Sears Parenting Library has established itself as a premier pediatric resource for families in the US. The family is making the news again. After creating the Sears Wellness Institute, Dr William Sears and Dr. James […]

by August 31, 2012
Replace old plants in the fall

Replace old plants in the fall

Take a green step and consider replacing old plants in your garden in the Fall. Strangely, when it comes to planting, we all think only of spring. In fact, fall is a good time to do that. Fall is almost here, so start your selection of plants. You can plant […]

by August 24, 2012