Sea Salt Vs Table Salt! Which Should You Use?

Sea salt Vs Table salt

With all the varieties of sea salt floating around the market, it has become a popular household name. From reality shows like Chopped to Cupcake Wars, sea salt is a common, important ingredient. Touted for it’s all ‘natural quality’ everyone seems to prefer sea salt to iodized salt! Ok, I am not slamming sea salt […]

Beat Holiday Bloat with Cran Water

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  Cran water! My magic potion to breezing through the holidays without packing on too many extra pounds!  From Thanksgiving, through Christmas to New Year it’s party city!  Now who wants to deprive themselves of all that good stuff?  Not me!! A habit I always practice religiously through the holidays is drinking cran water. This […]

Pomegranate: Powerful Protection For The Diabetic Heart

Colorful pomegranates

Can Diabetics Drink Pomegranate Juice? November is National diabetes month and I wanted to write a post on diabetes and nutrition before the month speeds by. I have been asked this question by readers and I thought I would address it! Can diabetics drink pomegranate juice ? Pomegranate is a delicious way to get antioxidants […]

Erase Stress with Chocolate Almond Black Tea

chocolate tea

Chocolate Tea! Calm and soothe your stress away with this decadent chocolate tea infused with the antioxidant power of black tea and almonds! I saw this recipe in a Women’s World magazine and I being a chocoholic and tea addict I fell in love with the recipe.  I tweaked it a little bit and am […]

Ginger Mint Turmeric Tea to Heal a Cold

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All natural turmeric tea with fresh ginger, lemon and mint is a soothing concoction that I cook up when I feel stuffy and congested.  Fall is here and so are the sniffles and dry scratchy throats. Taking meds for fall allergies is not my favorite remedy. I usually try natural methods and this turmeric tea […]

Know Your Plastic! Reduce Exposure To Carcinogens With Plastic Safety Tips #NBCAM

breast cancer

Plastic safety tips! Are plastics safe? How to reduce exposure to harmful carcinogens? These are just some of the questions I will be addressing in this post. October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month (NBCAM) and I am supporting the cause by writing some posts and recipes that create more awareness of Breast cancer. I have several dear friends […]

Fat Flush Grapefruit Cucumber Parsley Vitamin Water

vitamin water

  Homemade vitamin water is getting very popular! Ditch those pricey bottles and just dunk some fruit, veggies, herbs to create your own custom all natural vitamin water! You can’t beat the price and it tastes super fresh and delish! The possibilities of vitamin water combinations are endless and you can check out some of my […]

Natural Allergy Remedies To Ease Symptons

allergy cures

  With the burst of flowers and sunshine come the allergies! Like spring, the biggest summer allergy trigger is pollen. Summer air pollution can make allergy symptoms worse. Since 3 people in my family including myself suffer from seasonal allergies I’ve resorted to natural methods to minimize symptoms etc. Although I pop the occasional pill when my […]

Tap Into The Power Of Magic Beans!

Dry beans and peas

      There must have been something to the story of the magic beans in Jack and the Beanstalk, because there is something so powerful and magical about beans. Packed with fiber, antioxidants and photochemical, beans and legumes are on the top ten for almost any ’Power Foods List’. To read more on the magical properties of beans […]

Home-Made Fruit Veggie Wash That Costs Cents To Make!

DIY FruitVeggie Spray

  All Natural Homemade Fruit Veggie Wash! Do you need a fruit/veggie wash? If you’re purchasing all organic produce, probably not, but if you buy most fruits and veggies from a super market you could use a fruit/veggie spray. The spray/ wash effectively take off pesticide and fertilizer residue making the produce safer for consumption. […]