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Detox the air in your home with this clove disinfectant air freshener

Detox the air in your home with this clove disinfectant air freshener

Control the air your breathe in your home and disinfect the air in your home. As we saw, most conventional air fresheners contain chemicals  such as formaldehyde, petroleum distillates, 1,4 dichlorobenzene and aerosol propellants. These chemicals are linked to skin and upper respiratory allergies, asthma and may lead to serious […]

by January 15, 2018
6 great ways to reuse tea bags

6 great ways to reuse tea bags

Here are 6 great ways to reuse tea bags. Tea bags have many uses, even after they have been steeped for a warming and healing cup of tea. Do you drink tea? Before you throw away your used tea bags, remember that healthy living is about being creative and using every […]

by January 13, 2018
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
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
Greywater systems could help fix California’s drought

Greywater systems could help fix California’s drought

California is now facing one of the worst droughts ever recorded. The California government reports that Governor Brown has declared a State of Emergency and has “directed state officials to take all necessary actions to prepare for water shortages.” There are many ways to cut down on water consumption, including […]

by April 22, 2015