Category: Gardening

Three Activities for an Eco-Friendly Summer in the City

Three Activities for an Eco-Friendly Summer in the City

I.) Outdoor Movies This past spring, I finished my winter marathon session of Queer as Folk (I’m ‘Late to the Game,’ I know), and I looked around in despair, searching online for something else to watch.  Enter my next binge-watching… 0 Shares | | Posted in Environment, Gardening, Health, Lifestyle, Science, Science & Tech, Travel, Water
10 Great Uses for Epsom Salt in the Garden

10 Great Uses for Epsom Salt in the Garden

Magnesium sulfate is an inorganic salt containing magnesium, sulfur and oxygen. You may know this type of salt as Epsom Salt, which is useful home remedy with many purposes. This is because this salt has a strong ability at healing… 0 Shares | | Posted in Gardening, Health, Home, Nutrition
How to Make a Natural Homemade Bug Repellent Cream

How to Make a Natural Homemade Bug Repellent Cream

According to Green Your Body: “ One of the most widely used ingredients in store-bought conventional bug sprays for personal use is N,N-Diethyl-m-toluamide, or DEET, as it’s commonly known. DEET, which is designed to repel, rather than kill, insects. DEET… 0 Shares | | Posted in Farming, Gardening, Health, Health, Home, Recipes
Top 4 Things to Remember before Mowing Your Lawn

Top 4 Things to Remember before Mowing Your Lawn

Have a great lawn in front of your house? Do you spend enough time taking care of it? If you don’t, it’s only a matter of time before it gets covered in weeds. And the lawn won’t be in good… 0 Shares | | Posted in Gardening
Ideal Liver Fuel: 10 Foods That Remove Body Toxin and Cleanse Your Liver Naturally

Ideal Liver Fuel: 10 Foods That Remove Body Toxin and Cleanse Your Liver Naturally

One of the main things that you can do to help improve your overall liver health is to follow a special diet. Foods that put excess stress on the liver should be avoided, while some foods that encourage liver health… 0 Shares | | Posted in Chemicals, Fitness Nutrition, Food, Food, Gardening, GMOs, Health, Health, Lifestyle, Nutrition, Nutritional Medicine, Personal Care
Infusing Herbs in Different Mediums: Oil, Water, Alcohol or Honey

Infusing Herbs in Different Mediums: Oil, Water, Alcohol or Honey

If you are looking for a new way to use your homegrown herbs (or if you have leftover herbs that you don’t want going to waste), or just want a way to make some delicious flavored oils and vinegar, look… 0 Shares | | Posted in Farming, Food, Food, Gardening, Health, Health, Herbal Medicine, Home, Lifestyle, Recipes
Study: Thyme Plant extract revealed to be more effective than ibuprofen

Study: Thyme Plant extract revealed to be more effective than ibuprofen

Significant research has found thyme essential oil and its constituent thymol to be antiseptic. In fact, many mouth washes and antiseptic wipes often contain thymol. New research is also finding that thyme oil also reduces pain. Who would have thought?… 0 Shares | | Posted in Chemicals, Fitness Nutrition, Food, Food, Gardening, Health, Health, Holistic Medicine, Lifestyle, Nutrition, Personal Care
11 Unknown Facts: What Bell Peppers Do for Your Body?

11 Unknown Facts: What Bell Peppers Do for Your Body?

Bell peppers are tasty, versatile and nutritious. Bake them, roast them, stir-fry them, or grill them. Choose green, orange, red, or yellow. It won’t matter. Bell peppers taste great and will help to keep you feeling healthy and strong. Discover… 0 Shares | | Posted in Chemicals, Food, Food, Gardening, GMOs, Health, Health, Holistic Medicine, Nutrition, Pilates, Water
Baking Soda Uses in the Garden – Trading a 50¢ Box of Baking Soda For a $5 Plant

Baking Soda Uses in the Garden – Trading a 50¢ Box of Baking Soda For a $5 Plant

Listen to your elders. We’ve all heard that phrase at one time or another, usually from someone with a few laugh lines around their eyes. When it comes to gardening, I’ve tried quite a few “old school” garden tips and… 0 Shares | | Posted in Backyard Chickens, Farming, Food, Gardening, Health, Home, Recipes
Natural Back Pain Relief and Repair

Natural Back Pain Relief and Repair

People young and old need back pain relief occasionally. Some — even the very young — need it all the time. This is a new development. Why is this happening? Very little of the chronic back pain we see is… 0 Shares | | Posted in Chemicals, Child Care, Environment, Fitness Nutrition, Fluoride, Food, Food, Gardening, Health, Health, Herbal Medicine, Holistic Medicine, Medicine, Nutrition, Nutritional Medicine, Personal Care, Pharmaceuticals, Strength Training, Water