Entries tagged with “Natural Living”

14 Ways to Effectively Shield Yourself from Toxins in the Environment

The sooner we come to terms with the fact that we are living in a toxic environment, the better. Once one becomes conscious of something, then they can make the necessary steps to …

5 Ways to Channel Your Inner Caveperson Now

Rest in a squat, ditch your mattress, and more to tap into your ancestral bio-individuality.

5 Ways to Reduce Exposure to Toxic Fire Retardants

How did something that was supposed to make our lives safer wind up becoming dangerous? And how can we avoid them?

Animism and Nature Reverence

What is animism? Animism beliefs recognize that all things in this world are intelligent and have agency.

Beauty with Intention

A product review of Red Flower Arctic Berry Milk Cream and Illuminating Rose Collagen Renewal Face Serum.

Gifts from Trees

They house us, feed us, and help us breathe, yet what we tend to forget is the healing aspect of trees. Leaves, bark, and buds have long been used in rituals and medicines, and now…

Healthy Habits: 5 Ways to Sweeten Coffee & Tea Naturally

For this week’s healthy habit, try stirring a natural sweetener in your morning cuppa.

Let’s do a Spring Cleanse! From someone who hates cleanses

Happy first days of Spring! It’s a celebratory season, and one that just can’t help but invoke change, transformation, and rebirth. It’s spring cleaning time–get the dusty clothes…

Material World

BLACK PURSE FROM INNER TUBESIn Latin America, tire repair shops (take out the inner tube, patch, etc.) are ubiquitous and carry the lively name of “vulcanizadoras,” for the Greek V…

New Uses for Coconut Oil

Whether you want whiter teeth or smoother skin, let coconut oil prove how well it can multitask.

The Health Benefits of Fish, Licorice and Seaweed

Eating Fish Instead of Meat Could Reduce the Risk of DiabetesResearchers in Spain report that the consumption of foods from the healthy Mediterranean diet — olive oil, fresh vegeta…

The Surprising Reason You’re Feeling Burned Out

It’s not overwork—it’s a mismatch—that causes feelings of burnout.

Three Homemade, Garden Fresh Skincare Recipes

Your skin can absorb antioxidants directly from fruits and vegetables. If you have a garden, it's time to realize you've been growing your own salon.

Toolbox: A Green Sweep

Consider making these swaps found by S&H for a cleaner, more eco-friendly home.

Toolbox: Outside In

Saturate your senses with S&H’s choices of treasures inspired by nature.

Tough Times for Organic Plants Help Us Live Longer

In periods of drought, mildew-causing humidity, and other adverse growing conditions, the pinot noir vines at Robert Sinskey Vineyards in California’s Napa Valley undergo a subtle …