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Antioxidants Versus Free Radicals

Antioxidants Versus Free Radicals

Hell-bent on causing internal disorder, free radicals stalk the internals in search of healthy cell to mutate. They ambush these unsuspecting cells and turn them into radicals themselves. With their army plentiful, the radicals vandalize the body by damaging the tissues and inviting disease and premature aging to grow.  However, also stalking the body are antioxidants(…)

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Natural Living Blog Carnival – Honor the Earth All Year Round

Natural Living Blog Carnival – Honor the Earth All Year Round

Welcome to the April 2014 Natural Living Blog Carnival: Honor the Earth. This post was written for inclusion in the monthly Natural Living Blog Carnival hosted by Happy Mothering and Crunchy Farm Baby through the Green Moms Network. This month, our members are talking about how they honor the Earth year round. Stop by all(…)

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Holistic Ways to Get Over your Fears

Holistic Ways to Get Over your Fears

Fear is perhaps the most degrading emotion that we are plagued with – the uncontrollable feelings of anxiety, hopelessness, dread, panic and horror, often leaves us in a state of paralysis. We want to face our fears, but how can we face something that we are afraid of? Can we really walk up to our(…)

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8 Practical Ways to Use Solar Energy

8 Practical Ways to Use Solar Energy

Solar energy refers to electricity derived from sunlight with the use of photovoltaic panels – this type of energy is effective at powering almost every application that relies on traditional energy. Although solar energy has been around for decades now, its popularity has only started to pick up speed in the residential sense. Using the(…)

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Litter and Rose Deep Cleansing Facial Mask

Litter and Rose Deep Cleansing Facial Mask

It is a little known secret that most natural and unscented cat litters are made from bentonite clay. Yes, the same clay found in expensive facial masks, and the same clay that possess the ability to cleanse, tone, detox and beautify troubled skin. You see, bentonite clay is an extremely versatile entity – its ability(…)

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Weekend Inspirational Roundup – Number 4

Weekend Inspirational Roundup – Number 4

1: Strength 2: A Message to Humanity 3: Never Give Up 4: Don’t be your Obstacle 5:The Man – Aloe Blacc 6: Determination 7: Best of my life 8: You Raise Me Up – Josh Groban 9: Erase Doubt 10: Laugh

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10 Easy Ways to Be a Greener Driver

10 Easy Ways to Be a Greener Driver

Vehicles are one of the most polluting entities that aids us,  even the Greenest ones pollute. From production to use, our cars degrade the world. They require mass amounts of material and energy to manufacture, and they expel carbon dioxide and fluid when they run. The drilling for oil disrupts the eco-system and the refineries pollute the air.(…)

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10 Healthy Ways to be a Kid Again

10 Healthy Ways to be a Kid Again

“Mom can I  please stay up late today?” kid asks in a pleady voice “Absolutely not, you have school tomorrow, now get up stairs and go to bed.” “Mannnn, it’s not even fair, I never get to do anything……… I can’t wait to grow up.” kid screams in a whinny voice “You won’t be saying(…)

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10 Natural Ways to Support your Thyroid Gland

10 Natural Ways to Support your Thyroid Gland

The thyroid is the body’s greatest prove that big things comes in small packages. It is the job of this butterfly shaped gland to continually produce the hormones responsible for regulating the metabolism and aiding the cells and organs throughout the body. Without the assistance of a healthy thyroid, internal- hysteria is bound to ensue.(…)

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Prune, Flax  and Apple Cider Vinegar Anti-Constipation Juice

Prune, Flax and Apple Cider Vinegar Anti-Constipation Juice

This anti-constipation juice recipe includes spinach, prune and flax for its fiber content and gentle detoxing ability. The apple cider vinegar will encourage the presence of good bacteria while the cucumber and celery promote an alkaline environment. Drink this juice up to 3 times a week to encourage fluid bowel movements and visit our post titled(…)

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