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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
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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
How to regrow 5 common veggie scraps

How to regrow 5 common veggie scraps

How to regrow 5 common veggie scraps There are parts of vegetables that we don’t eat, like stems and cores. Just because we don’t eat some of these parts, does not make them useless. Did you know that you can regrow some vegetables using scraps? These simple tips will help […]

by August 16, 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