Latest Posts from Hug a Tree with Me

The Two-Day Liquid Diet – Benefits and Methods of Fasting

The Two-Day Liquid Diet – Benefits and Methods of Fasting

The act of purposely distancing oneself from food or drink can be traced back to the beginning of time. Back in those days, our ancestors would deprive themselves of anything edible for days, weeks and even months in the name of religion. Today, Fasting still plays a big part in religious ceremonies, however, the practice […]

More

10 DIY Holiday Gifts to Try this Season

10 DIY Holiday Gifts to Try this Season

Like many other crafts-people, I use the holiday season to shower the lovely people on my Christmas list with handmade DIY gifts. I fill mason jars, baskets, stockings and boxes with homemade lotions, soaps, toys, trinkets, jewelry and healthy edibles each year. It is incredibly rewarding, therapeutic and cost-savvy to craft gifts instead of purchasing ready-made […]

More

Tangy Antioxidant Punch with Cranberries and Aloe

Tangy Antioxidant Punch with Cranberries and Aloe

  Ingesting a continual surplus of pure antioxidants is the answer to the fight against pesky free-radicals and sluggish organ function. This delicious, tangy punch features antioxidant-rich cranberries and aloe vera as well as elderberry syrup, pineapples, apples and ACV. Regularly consuming this drink can strengthen the immune system, facilitate detox and shorten sick-time. *caution: […]

More

6 Easy Ways to Stop your Self-Sabotaging Behavior

6 Easy Ways to Stop your Self-Sabotaging Behavior

Have you ever purposely-yet-maybe-subconsciously done the opposite of what would make you succeed? Have you ever taken a test while thinking in your head that you were going to fail? Or, have you walked away from a positive situation to stay in a negative one? Chances are, at some point in your life, you have […]

More

Handmade Giveaway Hop – Recycled Paper Jewelry Box/Kraft Paper Christmas Cards

Handmade Giveaway Hop – Recycled Paper Jewelry Box/Kraft Paper Christmas Cards

Welcome to the Handmade & Eco-Friendly Giveaway Hop, hosted by Happy Mothering, Easy Green Mom and Brittleby’s Corner through the Green Moms Network! To help raise awareness about the importance of giving eco-friendly and handmade gifts, we’re offering giveaways to help you get started (or continue) with your holiday planning. We hope you’ll discover some […]

More

4 Easy Natural Beauty Recipes using Lemon Juice

4 Easy Natural Beauty Recipes using Lemon Juice

Lemon is the widely popular citrus plucked from small evergreens native to Asia. Almost every component of the lemon including its juice, rind and zest is used in food, alternative health and natural beauty. The extreme wellness properties that the citrus holds makes it one of the best remedies to put on and in your […]

More

Health Benefits of Fenugreek

Health Benefits of Fenugreek

Fenugreek is the dried seeds of the annual Trigonella Foenum-Graecum tree. Ancient Indians and ancient Egyptians made the spice popular as a food additive – it was used in curries, rice dishes, bread, spicy drinks and as a food coloring. The bittersweet, slightly nutty taste of fenugreek created the perfect balance of flavors. Additionally, fenugreek […]

More

The Beauty of Autumn

The Beauty of Autumn

“Listen!  the wind is rising, and the air is wild with leaves, We have had our summer evenings, now for October eves!” –  Humbert Wolfe  

More

Environmental Appreciation – Interesting Facts about Rainbows

Environmental Appreciation – Interesting Facts about Rainbows

The sight of a colorful rainbow is powerful enough to lighten the hearts of the grouchiest of souls. The playful round of colors and the mystical way in which it appears is truly awe-worthy. Read on to learn a few interesting facts about them.. Interesting Facts about Rainbows: Rainbows are formed by the reflection and […]

More

12 Ways to Change your Life in Two Weeks

12 Ways to Change your Life in Two Weeks

Worthwhile accomplishments usually takes time and patience is usually required when you are going after a goal. The doctor doesn’t get his degree in a day, 6 pack abs doesn’t just appear and some of us may have to kiss a lot of frogs before finding our prince. Nevertheless, not all life-changing moments takes time, […]

More