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The Healing Properties of Water Stored in Copper During my childhood days I remember my mother storing water in a copper vessel and asking us to drink it after 7-8 hours, she would claim that water when stored in a copper vessel was extremely healthy for the mind and body. Now when I see these ancient customs reemerging, I look back and think, I should have taken my mom’s advice seriously. Ayurvedic texts recommend drinking water stored in copper, because copper is believed to have anti-microbial, antioxidant, anti-carcinogenic and anti-inflammatory properties. Its an essential mineral for our body and medical studies have proved the benefits of drinking water stored in copper jugs. According to a 2012 study, storing contamined water in copper pots for up to 16 hours at room temperature considerably reduced the presence of harmful microbes, so much that the researchers inferred that “copper holds promise as a point-of-use solution for microbial purification of drinking-water, especially in developing countries.” How will you benefit?

A Good Bolognese Takes Time Not too long ago, I posted a quick bolognese sauce. Last night we had company so I decided to make the real bolognese, the kind that takes a lot of time, the kind that makes the house smell amazing and the kind that tastes out of this world. I served it with a big salad and some homemade focaccia. The problem -I was caught up with the company (and my glass of wine) and I completely forgot to take a picture of everything plated. It looked fabulous!

Be Healthy And Youthful: Put An Ice Cube At This Point On Your Head Regularly placing an ice cube on the back of your head will make you look younger, can make diseases disappear and make you cheerful and full of energy. The place is located between the tendons in the neck area, specifically at the nape where the head and neck unite.Here is the point, which in Chinese acupuncture is called Feng Fu. Method The method consists of the following: lie on your belly (or sit) and place one ice cube (about 2 × 2 cm) at the point of Feng Fu (the hole at the back of the head) and hold it for 20 minutes. The ice cube can be fixed with a bandage, scarf, etc. Do it regularly(with breaks of 2-3 days) in the morning on an empty stomach and at night before going to bed.

Orange Pound Cake Warning: Baking this cake will fill your kitchen with the irresistible smell of oranges. This is a slightly modified version of a recipe I saw recently in Saveur. It’s a buttery pound cake shot through with freshly grated orange zest and soaked with sweet orange syrup. Next time, I’m going to monkey around with the recipe and try it with lemons. 9 Activities Linked to a Longer Life “AMP-activated protein kinase—an energy sensor that regulates all aspects of cell function. AMP-activated protein kinase (AMPK) is a sensor of energy status that maintains cellular energy homeostasis.” - D. Grahame Hardie In the study scientists found that increasing the amount of AMPK in fruit flies’ intestines increased their lifespans by about 30 percent. This puts them living around 8 weeks instead of the average 6 weeks. This is like the average person who lives to be almost 80 to around 104 years.

How to Make Vegan Cream of Tomato Soup: 15 Steps Fresh rosemary and garlic make these croutons a delicious complement to the tomato soup. If you prefer not making the croutons, simply serve your soup with a piece of toasted bread. 1Preheat your oven to 375°F (190°C) and spray a flat baking sheet with nonstick cooking spray. Pulled Pork at The Hungry Mouse I know. This is dangerous territory for a Yankee Mouse to tread. Let me say right now: I make no claims to being a barbecue expert. Halt Infectious Disease, Cancer & More With Baking Soda By Carolanne Wright Guest Writer for Wake Up World Baking soda (sodium bicarbonate) is an extraordinary natural remedy.

{Quatrefoil Week} Stained Glass Cookies Sorry about the lack of a post today My internet has been down today...very frustrating! It's been down on and off for the last two days! Today's post is Quatrefoil Stained Glass Cookies Ingredients: 2 sticks of butter softened Earth Clinic The below is a list of all the home remedies on Earth Clinic dating back to 1999, when Earth Clinic first came into existence on the internet! What you discover on these pages might surprise you! Ever heard of Oil Pulling or Blue Glass and Sunlight Therapy? The Quick Fix Fabric on Walls - Using fabric instead of wallpaper. If you want to add life to your white walls, try wallpapering your walls with fabric! Placing fabric on your walls is a simple process, as a matter of fact, it is just like wallpapering except you are using fabric and starch which allow you to easily remove and reuse as needed. Before we begin, decide which walls you would like to "fabric". Do you want to cover the whole wall, or would you prefer to go up half a wall and apply a border trim? You may choose to create a collage of color and place a decorative frame around it, or use the fabric to create a wall mural. If being budget conscious is necessary for you, understand that fabric prices vary and could actually run into quite a bit of money depending on your tastes - this can be easily remedied by discount fabric stores and clearance sales.

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