How to Grow Ginger at Home

You can grow Ginger indoors in commercially prepared potting soil. This post walks you through all of the steps.  By the end of the post you will know how to: Choose the right type of Ginger Find a suitable place Prepare the soil Plant/Grow Ginger Harvest/Prune Ginger Click on the How to Grow Ginger at Home […]

A Recipe for Homemade, Homegrown Cayenne Pepper Hot Sauce

If you love easy and healthy ways to spice up your meals then I think you’ll like this recipe for homemade, homegrown cayenne pepper hot sauce Cayenne pepper plants grow well in containers as well as in an outdoor garden.  So no matter what your gardening set-up is you can grow cayenne peppers. In addition […]

The Oil Cleansing Method – Natural Non-Toxic Face Cleansing

With the oil cleansing method you apply oil to your face as a cleanser.  The oil removes dirt, makeup and any facial oil.  The oil both cleans and moisturizes the skin. In this post Sara also explains how sulfates in commercial facial soaps and body washes strip away the  natural skin oils.  This dries our […]

How to Make a Healing Turmeric Power Juice

  Chloe of  MindBodyGreen shares her recipe for Turmeric Juice.   The recipe includes turmeric, tamarind, raw honey and other ingredients.  Given the health benefits of turmeric,  it’s easy to see why it’s considered a Power drink. Those health benefits include: Aiding bone and joint health Anti-inflammatory properties Powerful Antioxidant Natural Liver detoxifier and kidney cleanser […]

Healthy and Sustainable Gift Guide on a Budget

If you’re interested in holiday gifts that are useful, eco-friendly, sustainable, affordable and a good investment, this 2016 Gift Guide by Andrea is loaded with great ideas.  Every gift has a product link where you can get more information and purchase the item. You’ll find: Gifts for Women Gifts for Men Gifts for Kids Gifts […]

Fantastic Naturally Flavored Water

I rarely drink plain water.  I like water with fresh-squeezed orange, lemon or lime juice.  When I saw this post by Nancy of NancyCreative I literally jumped up because I was so excited by the variety of flavored waters she shared!  These are great drink ideas for the Spring, Summer and Fall.  And for dedicated […]

Herbal Holiday Recipes Cookbook

  Kami McBride of the Living Awareness Institute created a FREE small cookbook of herbal holiday recipes. These are both healthy and tasty recipes that are perfect for any holiday get together. You’ll find recipes for: Appetizers Drinks Dessert Just click on the Herbal Holiday Recipes link below and follow the directions to get the FREE […]

Top 3 Healing Holiday Spices

During the holiday season we usually enjoy rich meals and wonderful desserts. Diets go by the wayside as we often eat and drink too much. The good news is that 3 of the spices normally used during the holidays, are 3 of the top healing holiday spices. Several aid digestion and another counteracts some of […]

7 Natural Remedies for Kids

This is a very helpful post by Nina of diyNatural that discusses natural health remedies for kids.  She offers a helpful suggestion on when to dilute an essential oil when you use it with children.  She also has a helpful caution about Tea Tree Oil and children. This post shares how to use the following […]

3 Natural Detox Bath Recipes

A warm to hot detox bath will relax you and will help to remove toxins from your body.  It will also make you tired in a good way.  Katie of WellnessMama shares recipes for 3 different detox baths.  In addition to the recipes she includes some tips to get the most out of a detox […]