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DIY Natural Deodorant with Coconut Oil

DIY Natural Deodorant with Coconut Oil

In my never-ending quest to find a natural deodorant that really works, I’ve put more than a few types to the test. There were liquidy roll-ons that took too long to dry. There were pop-up sticks that performed just like the conventional kind (until ...
Make a Mind-Clearing Mist with Essential Oils

Make a Mind-Clearing Mist with Essential Oils

Although January is traditionally the time when we resolve to make changes for the New Year, as the winter shifts to spring, we can re-resolve to approach life with a fresh start. As the weather warms and new life springs forth in nature, we can be s ...
4 Tips for Taming Stress

4 Tips for Taming Stress

You may have circled a couple of red-letter days on your calendar–days you know are going to be stressful. Maybe you’ve got a deadline approaching at work, a dental appointment or a wedding to attend. During these times, at least we’ ...
How to Love Your Skin With Cocoa Butter

How to Love Your Skin With Cocoa Butter

Ahh “..cocoa butter. It’s versatile, smells heavenly and truly loves dry, irritated skin. Better yet, it’s the go-to natural ingredient you can use to make a whole range of homemade skincare solutions–from lotions and salves, ...
Oil of Oregano…for Every Ache and Woe

Oil of Oregano…for Every Ache and Woe

I try not to take traditional medicine unless it’s absolutely necessary, as in: I’m on my deathbed, gasping for breath. (And my boyfriend teases me that even if I were on my death bed, I’d ask for a tincture of apple cider vinegar a ...