Archives for January 2016

19 Moringa Benefits: Fights Cancer, Aids Weight Loss, Improves Skin & So Much More

Moringa oleifera is a small to medium-sized tropical tree native to the Indian subcontinent. The tree is easily recognizable from its light colored knotty trunk and highly branched compound leaves. The fruit of the Moringa tree are thin, 1 ½ -2 ft. long pods. Moringa is commonly known as drumstick tree because of these pods that hang from it during the major part of the… [read more]

9 Secrets To Get More Fruit From Your Garden

Love gardening? Then you’ll love our brand new Kindle book: 605 Secrets For A Beautiful, Bountiful Organic Garden: Insider Secrets From A Gardening Superstar. While many garden plants bear fruit during their first growing season, some bushes and trees may take several years to produce a good yield.  Growing and caring for these plants is a lot of work and after such a long wait,… [read more]

8 Natural Ways To Get Rid Of Slugs In Your Garden

Slugs can be one of the most annoying garden pests. If left uncontrolled, they can completely annihilate a healthy garden. If you notice lots of small holes in the leaves of your plants, you likely have a slug issue. No worries though, you can get rid of them using simple household items, some of which you likely have on hand. 1. Cornmeal For some reason,… [read more]

28 Natural Secrets To Cleanse & Detox Your Kidneys

Our kidneys are incredible little organs – every day they process 200 quarts of blood, removing waste products and excess water in order to detoxify the body and keep things running smoothly. If our kidneys aren’t working to the best of their abilities, we suffer the consequences and can experience exhaustion, headaches, water retention, stomach pain and more. And, of course there’s the kidney stones… [read more]

12 Subtle & Unexpected Benefits of Tending a Garden

There are a great many reasons to get to work in the garden, and, for the most part, these are fairly straightforward and obvious: gardening can be a source of fresh food, it greens up your outdoor space with beautiful blooms, it gets you outside and in view of nature, and ultimately, it is so satisfying to nurture and care for plant life. This last… [read more]

21 Weird Garden Remedies That Might Make You Look Crazy But That Actually Work

Love gardening? Then you’ll love our brand new Kindle book: 605 Secrets For A Beautiful, Bountiful Organic Garden: Insider Secrets From A Gardening Superstar. Organic gardeners will often go to any length to keep their plants happy and safe, but without the use of harmful chemical fertilizers and pesticides.  Here are some old tricks and a few new ones using common household substances that can… [read more]

Top 21 Anti Inflammatory Foods You Need To Add To Your Diet

Inflammation is also called the silent killer. It is silent because as your body struggles with inflammation, it also does all it can to maintain balance. This means that symptoms are sometimes hard to decipher and can even be hidden for some time. Inflammation can be a good thing A little bit of inflammation is a good thing, a lot can be extremely dangerous. When… [read more]

22 Natural Secrets To Growing The Healthiest, Most Beautiful Hair You’ve Ever Had

Trying to grow your hair out is worse than watching paint dry! It can take years to reach your desired length in a process that requires both patience and perseverance. While there is no instantaneous solution to your problem, these 22 all natural methods are guaranteed to give you those long, glossy locks you’ve always wanted…without the use of expensive, chemical-laden products. 1. Get Regular… [read more]

65 Foods You Should Stop Buying & Start Making

The growing movement toward traditional foods – that is, foods that are whole, real, and rich in nutrients – is really a return to earlier times when convenience foods simply did not exist. The shift from whole foods to commercially-prepared fare has been quite dramatic and has altered our relationship with the stuff that sustains us. Our great grandparents would likely look on in amazement… [read more]

How To Make Herbal Tinctures To Instantly Relieve Anxiety, Beat Pain & Improve Sleep

Perhaps you have heard the word tincture but are not exactly sure what it is.  A tincture is a very concentrated liquid of an herb that preserves the therapeutic properties of the herb to make it more effective. Tinctures are taken by mouth by the dropper full which usually equals 30 drops. Tinctures are not difficult to make and are a highly valuable addition to… [read more]