Tag Archives: health buzz

Everything’s Coming Up (Prim)roses

Everything’s Coming Up (Prim)roses

Primrose oil, in capsule form, has been part of my supplement regimen for ages–I can’t even remember when I started taking it to “keep me sane” during that time of the month, and I’ve continued to take it because it now ...
Dandy News about Dandelion!

Dandy News about Dandelion!

First, a quick update about my adventures as a Cave Girl (aka the paleo diet). I’ve lost 5 pounds in 3 weeks, feel super high-energy, am never hungry–and all of that is wonderful. But, I had been in horrible  need of a “detox.” ...
Mad for Manuka

Mad for Manuka

Oh honey, how I do love my manuka honey! I’ve been using the skincare line for close to a year now, and if one more person tells me I can’t possibly be old enough to have seen the Grateful Dead in concert back when Jerry Garcia was alive, ...
Moo-ving on from Milk

Moo-ving on from Milk

I’m a woman getting to be around the age where I care about my bones. The irony?   Lactose intolerance appears to be another milestone that comes with this age! It’s not so bad that I can never have dairy, but let’s just say that if ...
Not Tonight Honey, I Have a Headache

Not Tonight Honey, I Have a Headache

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and I hate to sound like some kind of old-fashioned 1950s housewife TV character, but I’m not really sure I’m gonna be in the mood for romance (sorry, sweetie!) because it feels like someo ...
3 Different Detoxes for 3 Different Body Types

3 Different Detoxes for 3 Different Body Types

I do a detox cleanse every once in a while, after I’ve been eating out too often and my jeans feel like they’ve shrunk in the wash (when I haven’t actually washed them.) A good detox is an energizing pick-me-up as much as it’s ...
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 ...