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Dirty Secrets of Health and Beauty Products

Grab your three most common hygiene products that you use everyday.  Mine are toothpaste, deodorant, and face wash.  If you have a family, grab theirs as well.  Sophie’s are toothpaste, bubble bath, and sunscreen, and Joey’s is toothpaste, shampoo, and shaving cream.  Keep these handy, we’ll be looking at them in a moment.  Today we’re

20 Uses for Olive Oil Outside the Kitchen

Olive oil has long enjoyed the spotlight as a healthy fat, attributing to lower oxidative inflammation, lower risk of certain cancers, and lowering blood cholesterol to reduce cardiovascular disease.  However, olive oil has many more uses than as a healthy food; it can be used for home repair, green cleaning, beauty treatments and much more. 

DIY Mosquito Repellant

Summer brings warmer weather and unfortunately in most parts of the country, mosquitoes. Here is a simple DIY mosquito repellent using all natural ingredients courtesy of our good friend Sheila Weinstein. Whenever possible, we always seek out homeopathic, all natural alternatives, plus essential oils have so many other uses and benefits which made this repellent ideal

Cool Down This Summer

Spending hours outside soaking up the sunshine is what summer is all about. The first official day of summer is quickly approaching, so here are a few easy and inexpensive tips that will help you cool down whether at home or on the go and It's easy to forget that too many rays can cause sunburn

3,190 Reasons I Clean My Own Home

It wasn't until my mid-twenties that I knew a working-class person who hired someone to clean their house (unless you count The Jeffersons).  It was ten years later that I made enough money to entertain the luxury of not scrubbing my own shower.  Moving on up to the east side!  I had just bought my first house,

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