natural ways to combat seasonal allergies

Natural Ways to Treat Seasonal Allergies

Seasonal allergies can be awful and somewhat debilitating, depending on what Mother Nature decides to throw at us. If there’s one thing most Americans can count on, it’s suffering from some sort of seasonal allergy every year.  Once the trees and grasses start blooming in the late winter/early spring, the suffering begins.  I moved from […]

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Compost Aerator – Must Have Composting Tool

Hands down, BEST.GIFT.EVER! My husband got me the best gift this past Christmas.  He got me a compost aerator!  I know, I’m a lucky gal.  You don’t have to tell me twice.  All kidding aside, I’m a practical gift giver so I also appreciate receiving practical gifts.  I’ve been wanting one of these suckers for […]

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How To Get Rid of Stinky Boy Smell Without Harsh Chemicals

WOAH!  What is that smell?  A friend posted a question on Facebook, asking for suggestions on how to get rid of stinky boy smell in her tween son’s bedroom.  Having recently been there myself, I had some ideas to share with her.  It seems whenever you ask for help with stink problems, people come out of […]

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5 Harmful Chemicals in Personal Care Products

We’ve talked about 5 harmful food additives you should avoid (you can find that here) so now let’s move to our personal care products.  A study by the Environmental Working Group reveals the average American woman puts 168 synthetic chemicals on her body each day.  168!  That’s simply crazy to me, I don’t wear much […]

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5 Harmful Food Additives You Need To Avoid

Oh, that time between New Years and Spring.  Let’s talk harmful food additives!  It’s the perfect time to begin purging all the crap from your life and adopting new habits.  I always find that with all the excitement and business around the holidays, there’s not enough time to assess where we are and what changes […]