Monthly Archives: April 2015

DIY: How to Make a Non-Toxic Weed Killer

Is it safe or not safe? For years, many are dumbfounded by the safety of popular weed killer Roundup. Despite its toxicity, people still use it. In fact, to this day, I know people who have been declared cancer-free who have started working on their yards again using Roundup. “That may cause cancer,” I said. “I use a mask,” the ... Read More »

Finding Your Calling and Turning Failure into Success: My Interview with Jeff Goins about His New Book The Art of Work: A Proven Path to Discovering What You Were Meant to Do

  Do you still find yourself asking, “What do I want to do when I grow up?” Even when you are sort of all grown up, you still find yourself asking that same question over and over again. I know that for me, I’ve asked myself that question many times. In his latest book, author, speaker, and blogger, Jeff Goins, ... Read More »

Laughter is Still the Best Medicine

We know that laughing is good for you. But, just how good is it? Can you have too much of a good thing? New research shows that not only is it healthy to add a dose of laughter into your life now and then, or now, “Laughter may have some of the same benefits as meditation,” writes Stephanie Eckelkamp whose ... Read More »

How to Protect Yourself from Radiation Exposure

We are exposed to background radiation all of the time from natural and artificial sources, from the air we breathe, our bones, the sun, on airplane rides, phones, televisions, microwaves, x-rays, you name it. Too much of that isn’t a good thing, but, the radiation you might be more concerned about is particle radiation from a nuclear reaction where research ... Read More »

Eat Seasonably and in Harmony

Do you ever pay attention to what is in season? As in really pay attention like something being scrutinized under a microscope? For example, do you notice that persimmons make their appearances sometime in the fall? I usually don’t check my calendar, but around Halloween, I start seeing those pumpkin-looking fruit sitting on the shelves of my supermarkets, so if ... Read More »

How to Make Coconut Kefir

For those of you who have gut issues like leaky gut and Candida overgrowth, eating kefir can help bring your intestinal microbiome back to balance. According to Dr. Josh Axe, kefir can benefit the body in these ways: boost the immune system, heal inflammation in the bowel, build bone density, fight allergies and asthma, improve lactose digestion, kill Candida, and ... Read More »

Safe Treatment of Lice

At some point in almost every family’s school age years, at least one child will come home with head lice. Lice know no socio-economic boundaries and even household cleanliness does not play a role in the initial infection. The standard treatments for lice – medicated shampoos – contain highly toxic pesticides. As the skin absorbs readily, these poisons are also ... Read More »

Visit Us On TwitterVisit Us On FacebookCheck Our Feed