DIY Home Tips

DIY chemical free ice retarding solution

DIY chemical free ice retarding solution

We have an inexpensive, very easy DIY chemical free ice retarding solution for you to us this winter. Healthy living is about the natural solutions you select to clean and take care of your home and garden. Some store-bought ice retarding solution contain methanol, a wood alcohol that is toxic […]

by January 12, 2018
Top 10 unique uses for salt

Top 10 unique uses for salt

Top 10 unique uses for salt According the The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), most Americans consume over twice the daily-recommended daily amount of salt. Excess sodium intake can lead to increase rates of high blood pressure, heart attack and stroke. It is important to maintain a 1500mg […]

by January 11, 2018
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Geranium natural anti-bacterial body wash

Keep the germs at bay and make this coconut and geranium natural anti-bacterial body wash. This geranium natural anti-bacterial body wash is free of chemical and harsh ingredients and does not contain triclosan. The FDA is currently taking a look at the risks of triclosan, a common ingredient in antibacterial […]

by September 26, 2017
DIY natural snail repellents

DIY natural snail repellents

Snails and slugs can be pests in our gardens, and can destroy plants if their population is not controlled. The way you can tell if your garden is infested with snails besides seeing them is checking for holes in leaves. There are pesticides that can get rid of snails, but […]

by August 13, 2017
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Why and how you should grow cucumbers in your garden

There are very few fruits more synonymous with summer than cucumbers. Let’s see why and how you should grow cucumbers in your garden. Cucumbers are part of the Cucurbitaceae family, which includes melons, zucchini, and squash. They are a very refreshing and delicious food and keep you hydrated because of […]

by June 4, 2017
5 tips to preserve your Christmas tree

5 tips to preserve your Christmas tree

It is December, which means it is time to put up your Christmas tree in your home. We have five simple tips for you to ensure that your tree stays lush and green throughout the season. Let’s take a look at these five simple tips. 1. Refresh the tree by […]

by December 20, 2015
Homemade chemical free weed killer recipe

Homemade chemical free weed killer recipe

Healthy living is a life style. It is about the organic foods you eat, the hair and skin care you use and last but not least the natural solutions you select to clean and take care of your home and garden. Weeds can invade your garden. They steal nutrients, light, […]

by September 23, 2014
10 natural ways to get rid of common household pests

10 natural ways to get rid of common household pests

Healthy Living is a life style. It is about the food you eat, the hair and skin care you use and last but not least the natural solutions you select to clean and take care of your home and garden. If you have kids and pets this is one more […]

by July 16, 2014