Category Archives: Sustainability

  • Top 10 eco-friendly statesSustainability

    Are you team go green? Whether you are team go green or not, no one can deny that planet Earth has taken a massive hit due to pollution and other destructive actions by man kind. During recent times,  more individuals and cities are deciding to change their carbon footprint and help sustain this planet’s resources. […]

  • Trick or treat: 26 home remedies that rock!Sustainability

    This list contains 26 plants, herbs, fruits, and/or vegetables that are in your kitchen that prevent and ease many ailments.   Aloe Vera– Actions: digestive tonic, wound healer, anti-inflammatory. Treats: eczema, psoriasis, shingles, improves skin regeneration, heals damaged skin, reduces inflammation, improves/regulates bowel movements, improves hair health. Banana- Actions: digestive tonic. Treats: eases constipation, energy booster, reduces […]

  • Ask Lisa-Marie: I fear spiders, bees, and snakesSustainability

    I fear spiders, bees, and snakes – Tena, California The fear of insects, rodents, and animals is a fear that many possess. Individuals may fear these creatures because of the perceived harm that they can do. Spiders and snakes can range from venomous to non venomous. Bees and other insects can cause pain by stinging an individual. These aspects of […]

  • Make your own herbal capsulesSustainability

    Stop spending money at GNC and make your own herbal capsules! In past posts, I spoke about herbs that can aid in dream recall and inducing sleep: Sleep Inducing Herbs Mugwort More Sleep Inducing Herbs If you could make your own herbal capsules and save a ton of money, would you? Mountain Rose Herbs, is […]

  • What do you eat during an oil spill?Sustainability

    The Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill or what many call the BP Oil Spill occurred late April 2010.  This disaster has effected everyone and everything; the land, the wildlife, the people. The truth and the details of the damages have appeared to be withheld from the general public. As a resident of the Northeast I can’t […]

  • What is mugwort and should you give it a try?Sustainability

    What is Mugwort and should you give it a try? Mugwort is a herb that I stumbled upon while shopping in Whole Foods two years ago. While in the beauty section, I saw a basket filled with these bundles of herbs that were meant to be used like you would incense. As I looked through […]