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Mushrooms. Healing Herbal. 15 houseplants for improving indoor air quality. Make Your Own Reusable Peppermint Kitchen Wipes. In case you haven’t noticed, I really LOVE making my own homemade cleaning products. ;-) It’s just so comforting to know EXACTLY what is in the products I’m spreading around my home, and I get a thrill knowing how much time and money I’m saving as well!

Make Your Own Reusable Peppermint Kitchen Wipes

The Environmental Protection Agency cites artificial fragrances in cleaning products as an indoor irritant and pollutant. A single fragrance can include as many as 600 petrochemicals—all within the word “fragrance” on the label. The more I learn about, and experiment with, natural cleaning products (such as baking soda, castile soap, vinegar, etc.) the more I am convinced there really is no need to buy any of the expensive brand names that line the shelves of the cleaning aisle at your grocery store. HERBOLOGY. Herbs. Herb List with Pictures.

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Herb List with Pictures

Homepage Blog Individual Herbs Herbal Remedies Herbal Preparations Glossary of Herbal Terms. Easy Ways to Give Any Meal a Powerful Nutritional Boost. Health Benefits of Mushrooms. Did You Know…that one of history’s most ancient medicinal mushrooms is such a potent virus-fighter that it’s even being used in the U.S. bioterrorism defense program?

Health Benefits of Mushrooms

The lingzhi mushroom (G. lucidum) has perhaps the longest record of medicinal use of any mushroom in recorded history—it has been used in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) for more than two centuries! The Chinese word “lingzhi” is formed from two characters: “ling,” which translates roughly as “spirit, soul, miraculous, sacred, divine, and/or efficacious,” and “zhi,” the character used to denote traditional plants of longevity. As both characters hold a multitude of meanings, the term has many English translations such as… “Magic Fungus” 45 Uses For Lemons That Will Blow Your Socks Off.

Most people are familiar with the traditional uses for lemons to soothe sore throats and add some citrus flavor to our foods.

45 Uses For Lemons That Will Blow Your Socks Off

However the diversity of applications for lemons far exceeds general knowledge and once you read the following list, you’ll likely want to stock at least a few lemons in your kitchen 24-7. 1. Freshen the Fridge Remove refrigerator odors with ease. Dab lemon juice on a cotton ball or sponge and leave it in the fridge for several hours. Make sure to toss out any malodorous items that might be causing the bad smell. Medicinal properties of cinnamon. Black Seed – ‘The Remedy For Everything But Death’ This humble, but immensely powerful seed, kills MRSA, heals the chemical weapon poisoned body, stimulates regeneration of the dying beta cells with the diabetic’s pancreas, and yet too few even know it exists.

Black Seed – ‘The Remedy For Everything But Death’

The seeds of the annual flowering plant, Nigella Sativa, have been prized for their healing properties since time immemorial. While frequently referred to among English-speaking cultures as Roman coriander, black sesame, black cumin, black caraway and onion seed, it is known today primarily as black seed, which is at the very least an accurate description of its physical appearance. The earliest record of its cultivation and use come from ancient Egypt. Black seed oil, in fact, was found in Egyptian pharoah Tutankhamun’s tomb, dating back to approximately 3,300 years ago. Vanilla. Uses Of Vanilla - infographic to repin / shareBackground image - © rimglow - Fotolia.com Please share this page:

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Why You Should Drink Warm Water & Lemon. The way you start each day is incredibly important.

Why You Should Drink Warm Water & Lemon

Whether you’re a mom, a coach, a writer, a small business owner or a yoga teacher, what you do first thing in the morning matters. According to Ayurvedic philosophy, choices that you make regarding your daily routine either build up resistance to disease or tear it down. The Importance of Drinking Rather Than Smoking Cannabis. Cannabinoids can prevent cancer, reduce heart attacks by 66% and insulin dependent diabetes by 58%.

The Importance of Drinking Rather Than Smoking Cannabis

Cannabis clinician Dr. William Courtney recommends drinking 4 - 8 ounces of raw flower and leaf juice from any Hemp plant, 5 mg of Cannabidiol (CBD) per kg of body weight, a salad of Hemp seed sprouts and 50 mg of THC taken in 5 daily doses. Cannabis - whether Sativa, Indica, Ruderalis, male, female, hermaphrodite, wild, bred for fiber, seeds or medicinal resin - is a vegetable with every dietary essential we can't synthesize: Essential Amino Acids, Essential Fatty Acids, Essential Cannabinoid acids and hundreds of anti-Cancer compounds.

Cannabis clinician Dr. Live Green - Spare The Grape, Save The Wine. Wine recycles beautifully into many different pleasures.

Live Green - Spare The Grape, Save The Wine

Learn how that leftover holiday wine can bring you joy well into the new year! Wine can still go on, even after the party's over. Even though the clock starts ticking when you pull the cork. most wines will last at least a day or two. Detox Your Home Naturally. BAMBOO-When bamboo is baked at ultra-high temperatures, it turns into absorbent charcoal.

Detox Your Home Naturally

This charcoal becomes an odor magnet which then draws in bad odors and also hazardous chemicals like formaldehyde, benzene, and ammonia. SALT CRYSTAL LAMP- When the salt gets heated by the low wattage bulb, salt crystals are released into the air and attach to impurities, weighing them down so they cannot circulate and you will not breathe them in. It will also neutralize pollutants and toxins, and it offers light therapy CINNAMON-studies show that the scent of cinnamon reduces fatigue, makes you feel happier, and increases your attention span.

Simple tricks that make you look smart. Natural Remedy for Cat Ear Mites. 10 AMAZING Cleaning Solution DIY's! Make Your Own Laundry Detergent! It's Easy! Save BIG & Have Fresh, Clean Laundry! 9 Charmingly Delightful Beauty Techniques from All Over the World … Beauty techniques are highly beneficial, but some of them are incredibly recycled. What I mean is, in my life, I always get the same pieces of advice. My friends and family members always share the same beauty techniques – and yes, they're extremely helpful, but sometimes I'd like to hear something new, wouldn't you? 6 super-weird beauty tricks. Natural Beauty Remedies - DIY Beauty.

How To Look Good Without Makeup. » What is your acne telling you? The Beauty Gypsy. My Fashion Chronicles – DIY Remedy for Oily Skin. A Whispy Wonderland of Tresses. So I recently read a post on a blog called Letters To The Editor about natural hair care, thanks to my lovely friend Carrie. I had kind of always had a sneaking suspicion that the stuff we buy at the store was probably not the best stuff to be putting on our scalp, due to the fact that I simply cannot pronounce half the stuff on the ingredients list. Beat Big Pharma drug prices and chemical additives - Make your own safe, high quality, natural topical ointments at home. Home Remedies - Home Remedies Around the World at WomansDay.

The Oil-Cleansing Method - For The Love of Food. I am always looking for ways to eliminate toxic, unnecessary chemicals from my life and using natural beauty products is one of the easiest ways to do this. I’m super excited to share the oil cleansing method with you because I am convinced it’s going to change your life the way it has changed mine. DIY remedies. Untitled. Sharon Amery Date 6/6/2013.