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How to Brew Green Tea

When you hear folks mention Japanese tea it invariably means that they are talking about green tea. That is just scratching the surface because...

Chicken Nuggets: Good Intentions Gone Bad?

If white meat is a healthier choice than red meat, many consumers wonder, “Does that include chicken nuggets?” Are they really a better fast-food...

Physical Beauty – Care of The Hands

NO hands, as one authority on female beauty has declared, "reveal every hidden secret of the soul .... in their shape, texture and color"...

Making Your Own Herbal Hair Shampoo

In 1990 I decided not to use the commercially made shampoos after reading Aubrey Hampton’s book, “Natural Organic Hair and Skin Care.” In this...

The Truth About Cold and Flu Myths

Folklore About Curing the Common Cold and Flu Revealed as Fact or Fiction At some point when you were a child, your mother may have...

How to Make Your Own Rooting Hormone

When starting a new plant from a leaf or stem cutting, the cutting will be more likely to form roots and create a new...

The Therapeutic Wonders of Massage

Probably one of the most powerful preventive medicine tools available to us is that of massage. It is one of the oldest forms of...

Summer Pruning: Pinch an Inch

Like most people who grow deciduous fruit trees (apples, peaches, plums, cherries, apricots, etc.) I used to do lots of serious heavy pruning every...

How to Get Rid of Sunburn

1. What is Sunburn? Sunburn is literally a "burn" to the skin that is caused by overexposure to the sun's ultraviolet rays. The energy contained...

Wildflower Seeds

Native wildflowers are those that were growing naturally in the landscape before the first settlers arrived from Europe. Ever since that time more and...

Olive Oil In Your Beauty Routine?

We all know that olive oil is wonderful and healthy for us to cook with, but what about its other uses? Truthfully, olive oil...

Old-Fashioned Taffy Pull Party – How to Host Your Own

Want a unique party idea for your child’s birthday—or even her next weekend sleepover with friends? Try hosting your own taffy pull. It can...

10 Steps to a Perfectly Clean Face

Did you know that you have a great deal of control over the texture, clarity, suppleness and long-term health of facial skin just based...

Songs of The Orient Massage Oil Recipe

Quick and easy massage oil blend. The Ingredients: 6 - 8 teaspoons grapeseed oil 6 drops of sandalwood essential/fragrance oil 2 drops myrrh essential/fragrance oil ...

Therapeutic Uses of Honey in Ayurveda

The FAO Codex Alimentarius Commission defines honey as 'the natural sweet substance produced by honeybees from the nectar of flowers or from secretions coming...

Coming Clean: The Truth About Soap

What Is Soap? Soap is the oldest cleanser around. It is created by a chemical reaction between oils, water and lye. Although lye is used...

Ayurveda Can Help You Look Beautiful

In the spring, Kapha dosha tends to escalate in most people's physiologies, giving rise to Kapha-related skin problems such as excessive oiliness, breakouts and...

How to Be More Assertive

What Does It Mean To Be Assertive? Let's start by defining what it is not. Being assertive does not mean being aggressive. Assertive behavior is...

Violet Days Bath

Discover your natural beauty with our easy to make Violet Days bubble bath recipe. Ingredients: * 1 quart (4 cups) distilled water * 1 (4oz) bar castille...

Scented Shower Gel Recipe

Discover how easy it is to make a homemade scented shower gel. Add a splash of kiwi, raspberry, coconut or vanilla to make it...

Live on What You Produce

While you endure these cold winter months why not plan for a really great garden next spring. Maybe even one that could provide some...

Boost Hair Shine

I love your site!  So I decided I'd contribute something of my own. This is a recipe to boost hair shine and at the same...

Preserving Your Harvest

Folks, this one’s a keeper, so get out your scissors and save it in your gardening library. With cold weather upon us, everyone should be...

The Protective Power of Garlic

Garlic provides more than a warm, rich taste in pastas and pizzas. Mounting evidence consistently links this plant to lower cancer risk. In one...

Shyness Still Misunderstood and Often Underestimated

Millions of individuals suffer from this problem or other "hidden" social handicaps. They run the gamut in degrees of suffering. The most common example...

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On dad's big day in June, make a lasting impression on him by taking him on a memorable adventure. Here are some ideas to...

Your June Aromatic Horoscope

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Healthy Homemade Popsicles

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