Archives for July 2013

35 Unexpected Things To Add To Your Compost Pile

Starting a compost pile is one of the best things you can do for your garden and the environment. Every piece of garbage that goes into the pile instead of the dumpster saves valuable landfill space and adds much needed nutrients to your soil. Once you get a good pile going, you’ll start running into the same question over and over again, “Is this compostable?”… [read more]

5 Natural Beauty Secrets You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

If you want to look younger, have better skin, more beautiful hair and whiter teeth using only natural ingredients and beauty secrets you may not have heard of, then this is the article for you! These “secrets” will enable you to ditch many of the expensive, toxic, chemical filled cosmetics and opt for natural, cheaper, toxin free alternatives. Whiten Teeth With Activated Charcoal It seems counter-intuitive… [read more]

13 Natural Ways To Keep Mosquitoes Away

I’m sure everyone reading this right now has experienced the redness, the swelling and the uncontrollable itching that comes with a mosquito bite. It’s enough to ruin any barbecue or picnic! Many people turn to store bought insect repellents to keep mosquitoes away, but these insect repellents often contain a toxic pesticide that is dangerous to human health. This pesticide is known as DEET. Heavy… [read more]