Healthy Living

Homemade liver cleanse

Homemade liver cleanse

Eating organic foods and drinking healthy drinks is key to flushing out toxins and optimal health. Our body is an extraordinary piece of machinery. Do you know that it has its own detox system? At a glance: The Liver: Your first line of defense against toxins is your liver. It […]

by November 15, 2018
DIY geranium hand wash soap

DIY geranium hand wash soap

This is a simple, inexpensive DIY geranium hand wash soap. It will leave your hands thoroughly clean and you will not have to worry about chemicals such as Triclosan. Most anti-bacterial soaps contain triclosan (and the related triclocarbon). This chemical is found in almost all in liquid hand soap. It is […]

by November 14, 2018
Zesty and raw salad dressing

Zesty and raw salad dressing

Store-bought salad dressings are often loaded with preservatives, artificial sweeteners and not very healthy ingredients. The best way to enjoy salads is by making your own salad dressing. This way, you control the ingredients. This salad dressing recipe is simple, tastes good and is packed with healing properties. Garlic: Often called […]

by November 13, 2018
Health benefits of quince

Health benefits of quince

Quince is a delightful autumn fruit. It is sweet and delicious, with a taste similar t a pear and an apple mixed together. Quince originates from southeast Asia, and was even mentioned in Greek and Roman times. It is also packed with health benefits. Let’s take a look at the […]

by November 12, 2018
Hemp seeds could have anti-Alzheimer’s benefits

Hemp seeds could have anti-Alzheimer’s benefits

Hemp comes from the Cannabis sativa plant. It is related, but not the same thing as the marijuana plant, as hemp doesn’t contain enough THC to produce a “high.” The seeds of the hemp plant are known for their important health benefits. They are packed with essential fatty acids, protein, […]

by November 11, 2018
Three potent benefits of turmeric

Three potent benefits of turmeric

Turmeric is one of the most potent healing spices in the world. It is one the most researched plants in the world.  The medicinal properties of turmeric have been the subject of over 6000 peer-reviewed and published biomedical studies. There are too many health benefits to list all at once, so let’s […]

by November 10, 2018
Health benefits of winter squash

Health benefits of winter squash

There’s something unique about winter squash that just feels like a comfort yet healthy food. Although it is used as a vegetable in cooking, it is technically considered a fruit. It is often used during the holidays in many dishes for its rich flavor. Let’s look at the health benefits […]

by November 9, 2018
Health benefits of sweet potatoes

Health benefits of sweet potatoes

Sweet potatoes are in season from autumn to winter, which makes them perfect foods for the holidays. They can also be enjoyed year around. Let’s look at their health benefits. Antioxidant rich: Sweet potatoes are an excellent source of antioxidants such as beta-carotene, which gives them their orange hue, and […]

by November 8, 2018