Healthy, Easy Green Pesto

Greens are in abundance now. In past summers, I purchased too many greens and ultimately they went to waste. This summer I’ve gotten in to the habit of creating large batches of pesto that I freeze right away. Here’s a healthy, easy way to enjoy your greens… What You Need: Any greens: Spinach, Swiss chard,…

Essential Oil Safety

Truly pure Essential Oils are very concentrated and therapeutic substances so they should be handled with care and used with respect. Here are some safety guidelines to understand before using Essential Oils. General Safety: In the event of eye contact, flush with a carrier oil, i.e., olive oil rather than water. People with allergies can…

DIY Scour Power

Popular scouring powders contain ingredients known to cause cancer, respiratory distress, lymphoma, lung cancer, lung tumors, allergies and skin irritations. We can create our own scouring powder at home with affordable and simple yet very effective ingredients. What you will need: Essential Oils Baking soda (alum-free preferred) Glass sugar shaker (available at local dollar stores)…

Yes and No Moisturizers

* Truly Moisturize and Nourish our Skin* Save Money. Buy in Bulk * Use Natural Products on your skin; it’s natural * Support Your Health, Healing * Relieve Dry/Cracked Skin* Reduce Appearance of Wrinkles* Avoid Waste of Product Containers YES (these all-natural moisturizers are perfect for using on their own, blended with each other or…

Ugh! We just want soap.

I thought using soap was supposed to be a positive thing. According to the Environmental Working Group (EWG), many popular brands of soap are considered serious hazards to our health. Ugh!One truly healthy and cost effective soap, which I have come to love and trust is Dr. Bronner’s liquid castile soap. A soap with ingredients…