6 Natural Remedies for Anxiety

Anxiety has become a topic more openly talked about. You must control your thoughts and mind before it controls you and takes over your daily life. Everyone has different triggers. 1. Meditation/ Deep Breathing: You hear people saying it all the time. But you don’t think that sitting down and chanting “OHM” with your eyes…

11 Ingredients to Avoid in Skin Care and Beauty Products

Before you break the bank on the most popular make up or skin care line, make sure to check out what ingredients they put in them. Just because it’s trendy right now, doesn’t mean their putting the best stuff in it. Your skin is your largest organ and absorbs hundreds of chemicals each day. If…

Best Natural Skin Care & Beauty Products

Your skin is considered your largest organ and it can absorb toxic products we put on it. The average women absorbs more than 200 chemicals a day through their skin. If you start to read the ingredients in your skin care products and think to yourself, If I wouldn’t eat this, why would I put…

20 Toxic Ingredients to Avoid in Food

Stop counting calories and start counting chemicals. There is nothing I love more than lists to help me remember things. This one is a pretty long list of ingredients you should not be eating; but it is vital to help you be in the best health and just feel good about what you’re putting in…

Diva Cup: Menstrual Talk

The Diva Cup is changing our relationship with our monthly visitor into a positive one. No need to go to the store and buy pads and tampons. Feeling gross with a bulky pad, or dealing with tampons that have chemicals and pesticides that are absorbed into such a vascular part of our bodies. We have…

Top 6 Benefits of Cupping

As a nurse and health advocate, I am always looking for different ways to relax and detox. Cupping is something I have tried in the past year and find it to be a fast and effective way to relieve pain. What is Cupping? Cupping is an ancient Chinese practice originating thousands of years ago.You start…

10 Ways Pets Improve Your Health

Have you ever noticed how you feel after spending time with your dogs, cats, or other pets? I certainly do. I am a crazy fur mom with 2 dogs and 4 cats. I always feel less stressed and calm after relaxing with my fur babies. Evidence shows that not just our mood benefits but our…

8 Benefits of CBD Oil

What is CBD oil? It is Cannabidiol oil that is derived from marijuana. It can be combined with the psychoactive portion which is THC for a feeling of being “high” but when used alone it has many health benefits. It can be combined and packaged with hemp seed oil or coconut oil. Dosage: can vary…

Flu season? Quick 4 Ingredient Immune Booster

Just in time for flu season. Ditch the toxic store bought “Emergen-C” packs that make you’re immune system work harder. So you’ve had a hectic schedule and the time change is taking a toll on you and now to add to it all, you feel like you’re getting sick. I usually keep turmeric and ginger…

5 Ways of Finding Self Awareness and Self Love 

We are never taught two very important things: Self Awareness and Self Love. Our parents don’t teach us and schools or society definitely don’t. So it’s up to you to find it for yourself. Often we catch ourselves thinking negatively or blaming our emotional traumas and insecurities on other people. Or on social media comparing our…