7 Tips For Keeping Chickens In The City

While raising chickens in the city may not be for everyone, it could be more of an option than you might think. Even people who live in the city can reap the myriad of benefits just a small flock can bring, and it’s really no more time consuming to care for them than the effort it takes to take a dog for a walk. And,… [read more]

10 Brilliant Ways To Use All Those Blackberries You Forage

Of the Rubus genus, the blackberry plant is a hardy and adaptable perennial that can grow just as vigorously in nutrient-stripped wastelands as it does in the verdant wilds of the forest. Comprising of more than 375 species, blackberries can be found all over the world. Its ubiquity, sweet tasting fruit, and ease of identification makes the blackberry plant a favorite among novice and expert… [read more]

11 Ways To Naturally Cleanse & Purify Your Lungs

It goes without saying that the lungs are a very important organ. Without them, you couldn’t breathe, and without breath, you cease to exist. They’re a part of the respiratory system, working with other organs and tissues to help you breathe, and every single cell in the body needs oxygen to live. The lungs are what move oxygen into the bloodstream where it’s carried throughout… [read more]

7 Best Ways To Clean Makeup Brushes Without Chemicals

You eat healthily, drink plenty of water, exercise regularly, cleanse your skin properly and moisturize, but no matter what you do, it seems your skin is still experiencing breakouts. While you may think you’re doing everything right, there is one important step you may be missing, as many women don’t even think about it: dirty makeup brushes. Those brushes could very well be the root… [read more]

My Experience With Plant Therapy Essential Oils + Discount Coupon

When looking for essential oils, there are countless options available online and in the store, which can make it really difficult to decide which brand to choose, and if you’re just starting out, what type of oils to begin with. After all, there are nearly 100 different essential oils, and they each offer their own unique benefits. While we might like to have them all,… [read more]

7 Things That Make You Extra Attractive To Mosquitoes (+ How To Stop It)

If you detest being around mosquitoes, you’re not alone, and it’s not without reason. After all, their bites come with a pretty substantial risk. They can infect humans with the Zika virus, yellow fever, dengue, malaria, and other diseases. In fact, they kill more humans, than human murderers do, which makes them the deadliest creature on Earth. There is no other species, including our own,… [read more]

8 Best Natural & Non-Toxic Cleaning Products For Your Entire Home

Unlike foods, beverages, cosmetics, and personal care products, manufacturers of household cleaning supplies are not mandated by federal law to disclose the ingredients in their products. This lack of oversight often means that anytime we do routine house cleaning, we are coming into contact with toxic chemicals through inhalation and skin contact. Rinsing cleansers down the drain also means these pollutants enter water sources, impacting… [read more]

9 Home Remedies For Excessive Sweating

Disclaimer: Before trying these home remedies, we recommend that you visit a doctor to ensure your excessive sweating is not a sign of an underlying condition.  Acne, dandruff, obesity, those embarrassing problems are commonly talked about, but one common issue that rarely seems to be discussed is excessive sweating, yet nearly eight million people in the U.S. suffer from this condition called hyperhidrosis. And, in… [read more]

10 Reasons You Should Take Fish Oil Every Day + The Best Supplements

Fish oil is one of the most popular supplements in the U.S., with 7.8% of American adults, 18.8 million using it on a regular basis. That still leaves a large chunk of the population that doesn’t take fish oil supplements – and, according to research from Harvard University, a deficiency of omega-3 fatty acid is officially one of the top 10 causes of death in… [read more]

Easy Homemade Two-Ingredient Lemon Disinfectant Cleaner

You’ve made the switch to eating healthier, whole foods, and you’re exercising regularly too, but have you considered that you may be subjecting your health, and possibly that of our family’s, to the dangers of chemical cleaning products? The majority of store-bought household cleaners are loaded with harmful chemicals – and that doesn’t include just the obvious ones, like drain and oven cleaners, but even… [read more]