5 tips to combat allergens in your home.

Tips to combat allergens.

  During the spring and summer months allergens become one of the peskiest issues you will have to contend with.   There are about a billion different allergens in the world and there is no real way to avoid them.   However, there are some ways that you can combat allergens in your home.   …

Lesser known tips to help keep your home dust free.

Lesser known tips to help keep your home dust free.

  Let’s face it, the quest to keep your home dust free is never ending.     More and more we’re hearing of the negative impact of dust and allergens in our homes, and I am one who is suffers from environmental allergies.   Featured image: Dust mite. What turns out to be the x-factor …

10 tips to avoid scratching that itch.

How not to scratch that itch.

  In the past, I have written about my own ongoing battle with allergies, sensitivities, skin conditions and itchiness – and how difficult it has been to avoid scratching that itch.   This is a great article offering exceptionally good advice for everyone who has experienced these conditions. ____________________ When you have a skin condition …

Your DIY efforts don’t cut the mustard? Here are the professionals to call for help.

Home repairs.

  From bad backs to bad smells in the home, and overflowing toilets to leaking roofs, sometimes just accept that you’re not going to be able to DIY it. Be comforted to know there is a professional out there who can help. Whether the problems you experience are in the home, or are due to your …

All natural pet shampoo makes for one bouncy, happy pet.

  Using all-natural pet shampoos is the best option for your dog or cat, your family, and also the environment.   There are numerous recipes for creating natural pet shampoos, which will help pets with all types of ailments and conditions including allergies, dermatitis and fleas. Following this article, you will find a recipe for …

Five health benefits of eating chocolate.

Health benefits of eating dark chocolate.

Eating chocolate is usually banned on all diets and as children, we are told it will rot our teeth. We are often warned about the high sugar and fat content, then told that we should avoid it. However, there is growing evidence that suggests there are nutrients in chocolate which can be very beneficial to us …

How to protect your hands during the freezing winter season.

Frostbite on hands.

  In the winter, there is always a risk of accidents and injury. When working or playing in freezing temperatures, you are exposed to the additional risks of hypothermia and frostbite.   Your hands are the most valuable assets you have. You can’t earn a living without them, and it’s important to learn how to take …

Natural remedies: Why it’s important to go organic for your health?

Natural remedies: Why it's important to go organic for your health?

  Everyone wants to feel their best. There is nothing worse than feeling under the weather – and by under the weather, I am not just talking about feeling ill.   No, you don’t need to be ill to not feel your best. Sometimes fatigue, tiredness and stress can all affect how you feel in …