Healthy Living

Pest beetle ©-tokeand

DIY Pest Management

Controlling pests in the house can be a pain. Not only are they annoying, but they can also be dangerous. Some insects and animals can be carriers of deadly diseases, such as mosquitoes who carry the West Nile Virus. While pesticides work, they contain  toxic chemicals that are harmful to you […]

by September 21, 2012
The relationship of Omega-3 intake and eye health

The relationship of Omega-3 intake and eye health

There is mounting evidence that fish and fish oil consumption are beneficial to eye health. Omega-3 fatty acids from fish are proven essential to human eye health and function. Scientists at the National Eye Institute (NEI) within the National Institutes of Health say there is consistent evidence that omega-3s protect against damage to the blood […]

by September 18, 2012
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
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
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
DIY tips to green your home and contribute to a greener America

DIY tips to green your home and contribute to a greener America

Take a green step and honor Mother Earth each and every day. Come together unified for a Greener America. Here are more steps to take within your home that will help you be more environment friendly, lead a greener life and contribute to a Greener America at the same time. […]

by August 9, 2012
Healthy living: Select the right water filter and drink to your health with Aquasana

Healthy living: Select the right water filter and drink to your health with Aquasana

Healthy Living is a life style. It is about the environment you live in, the hair and skin care you use, the food you eat and water you drink. Water is life and we often take it for granted. Take a healthy step: Show your love for your family and […]

by July 31, 2012
An organic taqueria for you: Papito

An organic taqueria for you: Papito

Take a green step: Support your local eateries. Jocelyn Bulow and Marc Henri Sempere the powerful duo restaurateurs are at it again. They have a third family member on Portrero Hill named Papito. “We wanted to bring healthy, organic Mexican food to the neighborhood. Our food is not greasy and follows […]

by July 29, 2012