Summer Skin Care for Children

When you were a child, skin cancer was probably the furthest thing from your mind. But protecting and caring for children’s skin during the summer can help prevent the development of cancer More »

Natural Treatment for Heat Rash

With record breaking heat waves all over the country this summer it's only natural that a lot of people, especially small children, will suffer from an itchy, annoying heat rash at some More »

Top Tips to Keep Your Children Hydrated This Summer

During the hot, hazy days of summer it’s even more important than usual to stay hydrated. Kids are often too busy running around, enjoying the outdoors to think about drinking. It’s up More »

Bare Those Toes- Eight Benefits of Going Barefoot

Now that the warm weather is here it’s very tempting to go barefoot outside. Unlike in the “old days”, when everyone went barefoot, shoes are pretty much the norm now, even on More »

 

Summer Skin Care for Children

When you were a child, skin cancer was probably the furthest thing from your mind. But protecting and caring for children’s skin during the summer can help prevent the development of cancer

Using White Vinegar as an All-Round Cleaner

If you are looking for a safe, non-toxic cleaner and overall household helper, look no further than white vinegar. This humble substance can be used in a variety of ways to clean

Tips For Successful Composting

Composting is an easy, eco-friendly way to both fertilize your garden and cut down on the amount of waste that you send to landfills.  It can be done whether you rent a

Companion Vegetable Planting: What to Plant Where

It’s almost time to start planning this year’s garden: Organic gardeners have been practicing companion vegetable planting for hundreds of years. It is based on the idea that certain plants contain properties

Checklist for Ensuring the Best Quality of Air in Your Home

In our chemical-laden world, indoor air pollution is a real problem, especially in the winter when doors and windows are shut. While it’s good to decrease energy costs by sealing leaks and

Feeding Winter Birds

Winter can be hard on wild birds. Food sources get harder and harder for them to find as the snow gets deeper and the temperatures colder. Having birds around during the winter