Dangers of Asbestos Exposure {Mesothelioma Awareness Day}


Have you heard of Mesothelioma? I hadn’t! The word Mesothelioma had no meaning to me until I came across Heather’s story. At 36 years old, and only three months after giving birth to her daughter, Heather was diagnosed with pleural mesothelioma. She was only given 15 months to live . . . (read the rest of Heather’s […]

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How to Use Garlic in Home Remedies

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Did you know that  garlic was used in World War I to treat wounds? According to Susie Wilson, in the Kid’s Herb Book, garlic juice was diluted with water and put on sterilized clumps of sphagnum moss. It was then applied to wounds. This helped prevent infections and promoted healing. Garlic really is a superstar when it […]

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How to Make a Simple (and Natural) Hand Lotion

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With the winter months approaching, you might find yourself with dry hands. Indoor heating and cooler weather are notorious for drying out skin. Keeping a nourishing hand lotion within easy reach is helpful in keeping scaly, lizard-skin at bay. Most store-bought lotions don’t fit my natural standards, so I find it easier to make my […]

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Essential Oils for Families

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Remember how I told you could get three essential oils for free? Well, I completely neglected to mention another amazing resource that will help you learn exactly how to use essential oils in everyday life. This is no tiny little thrown together eCourse, this is in-depth, seriously helpful information. It’s the Essential Oils for Families […]

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How the Bundle Pays for Itself (& My Favorite Bonuses)


As you may have heard, The Ultimate Healthy Living Bundle comes with a bunch of awesome bonuses. There’s so much in the bundle, it’s easy to pass over these. The picture above doesn’t even include ALL of the bonuses! There’s more! I wanted to share my three favorite bonuses with you today. If you read […]

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Delightful Links (and Bundle Winner!)

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I love the above quote! I’ve had the opportunity to learn this truth over that past few years and can vouch for it’s effectiveness! It’s been a busy week! I shared a few scopes on Periscope this week. I still feel so awkward on there! You can see my coffee scrub demo here. And my […]

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Make 40 Herbal Gifts in 45 minutes

how to make 40 herbal gifts in 45 minutes

If you’ve been around here long, you know I like to quick method of creating gifts and homemade products. I used to put things off because I didn’t have time, but have discovered that making natural body care products and herbal remedies can actually been done in a speedy fashion. Especially if you use the […]

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Want to learn more about herbs? You’ll love this!

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Somehow I completely overlooked one part of the Healthy Living Bundle: The Herbarium. I’m so glad I finally noticed it, because, wow! It’s cool! What is the Herbarium? The Herbarium is part of the Herbal Academy of New England. It’s provides complete and constantly updated herbal monographs, photographs and thoughtful articles as well as educational […]

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Coffee Scrub Demo

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Ok, so, seriously, this is a bit embarrassing. I am trying hard to get used to broadcasting live on Periscope, but it involves me looking goofy pretty frequently. Anyway . . . I’m just going to go with it! Here is the scope I shared this morning, showing you how to make the DIY Spiced […]

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DIY Spiced Coffee Scrub

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This scrub is sure to wake you up. The coffee aroma is pure delight! WARNING: Because of the inclusion of a large amount of cinnamon, this scrub should not be used buy pregnant women or those with sensitive skin. It can be made without the cinnamon if you wish. Besides smelling delicious, this scrub works well […]

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