How Many Chemicals Did You Use On Your Skin This Morning?

It is estimated that a woman applies an average of 168 chemicals to her body daily. It is not the individual, small amounts of each industrially produced synthetic chemical we should be concerned about, but rather the cumulative and combined effects, over time of these chemicals. The amassed absorption of these ingredients in our blood…

simple food swaps for better health

This is the time of year for resolutions, and odds are, yours has something to do with your health and wellness. But how long will your will power last? It is a fact, if your resolution is a difficult one, and if your goals are unrealistic, the outcome will not be successful. So let’s simplify…

The Dirty Dozen & The Clean Fifteen: Pesticides In Your Fridge

I recently wrote an article for a site dedicated to new moms and their babies, 15 Baby Foods That Contain Toxins. I admit, the article had mixed reactions from readers. I believe this was the case because some parents are not willing to accept the fact there are very few foods that are considered to be…

Urgent Notice From Health Canada Regarding Green Tea Extract

One of the things I am always aware of, and read without fail before I purchase a product for myself or my family, is the label. I have learned to be weary of ingredients that have over 12 letters, those I cannot pronounce, and products that boast miracle results.  I also do my homework before…

if you are a woman over 30 please read this…

Ladies….we’re in trouble. I don’t want to instil fear in you, but….we are getting older.  The good news is, there is something we CAN do about it. I always profess the fact that it is pointless using skincare creams if you are not doing anything from within. You can apply the most expensive, clinically studied,…

an invigorating solution for everyday wellness

Do you have a favourite essential oil? I must say this oil is definitely in my top 5 and has so far helped solve a few problems during my summer travels….just wanted to share it with you! If you want to know what my top 8 are….head on over to a previous post I wrote….

The 8 essential oils I cannot do with out, and neither should you!

The 8 Essential Oils you should have in your home Although I purchased essential oils from time to time in the past, mostly to add to my diffuser, I only really fell in love with them over the past two years. As an avid believer in natural remedies, and passionate researcher of alternative options for my […]

the 3 things you MUST start doing for your skin today

How many posts have you read with a similar title? How much advice have you actually followed-through on after reading the articles? It sure is a fun pass time to scroll through your feed and only read the titles… but perhaps you should give this one post a chance. You might already be doing all…

4 simple things you can do to purify indoor air

In many colder areas, being able to open our windows with the nicer weather becomes a sign of freedom. Freedom from winter, freedom from having to breathe warm, dry air over and over, freedom to breathe fresh outdoor air. I know this is the case in my home, and I love to be able to…