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4 Natural Remedies Against Dandruff

Although a very common condition, dandruff is by no means pleasant. You can choose to live with it or you may look into its causes and try to prevent …

Homemade Lemon Lip Balm Tutorial (Based on Burt's Bees)

I've been having some trouble finding a healthy lip balm on the market. Usually, when I find one, I am put off by the price. And so, when a month ago …

Marshmallow Root: Herbal Remedy for Treatment of Sore Throat and Cough

I haven't used medicines for sore throat for years. I make sure to take my Omega-3 in the wintertime, and to eat fresh vegetables and fruits as often …

How to Treat Acne With Potatoes in 5 Days

Raw potatoes are one of the best ways to treat acne. Just like bananas.<p>So if you have latex intolerance or any allergy associated with bananas, this …

5 Super-Easy Tips to Keep Your Skin Hydrated During Winter

The winter months can be devastating to your skin regardless of your skin type or age. The low air temperature outside combined with low humidity …

Homemade Shampoo Review: Rye Flour

After 3 years of no-pooing with baking soda I did a pH test which proved that while I was saving my hair from toxic chemicals in commercial shampoo I …

Homemade Shampoo Review: Coconut Milk and Aloe Vera

After 3 years of faithful no-pooing with baking soda I noticed that my hair has become brittle and dry, I did a pH test which proved that while I was …

Which is Better for Hair: Lemon Juice or Vinegar?

In the three years that I've been no-pooing it was a habit of mine to replace hair conditioner with apple cider vinegar. I knew that some people used …

Photographer in the Kitchen: Making Cherry Jam

Each summer, when I was a kid, I used to spend in our summer house. We had a small garden tended by my grandfather and, of course, apart from eating …

How to Enjoy Clouds

They were moving so fast across the deep blue sky. The air currents up high were pushing the white fluffy clouds with the deliberation of a shepherd …

Baking Soda Destroyed My Hair

I cannot believe I'm writing this but I think that baking soda destroyed my hair.<p>It all started around 3 years ago when I learned about the …

How to Whiten Your Teeth Naturally

Unpleasant as it is, as the years progress, our teeth tend to lose their pearly white color for a yellowish tint that is not as attractive and is a …

Heal Acne and Pimples With Potatoes

By now you all know about the banana peel method I use for treating acne. If you ask me, it is the most efficient anti-acne treatment ever. But since …

Can Turmeric Really Whiten Teeth?

Last month I posted 5 ways to whiten your teeth naturally and one of them was turmeric. I must admit I raised my brow the first time I heard that …

Seriously Epic Drone Footage from Iceland to Get Your Heart and Wanderlust Racing

If Patrick and Lee from <i>Fstoppers</i> and landscape/travel photographer Elia Locardi‘s goal was to get our hearts racing, they’ve succeeded in spades with …

Homemade Salve to Prevent and Treat Pregnancy Stretch Marks (Without Coconut Oil)

Pregnancy is a wonderful time in a woman's life, isn't it. It gives us the time to recollect, plan ahead, simplify and focus our lives on a something …

Decoding Vincent Van Gogh’s Tempestuous, Fragile Mind

Most people are familiar with his many famous paintings. But the real Van Gogh, the manic genius, the tortured artist, is best understood in his …

This means raw: extreme dieting and the battle among fruitarians

On the second night of the Woodstock fruit festival in upstate New York, long after dinner had been cleared, I stood in the dining hall and waited with other festivalgoers for what was rumoured to be a “fuck ton” of durian, a large, spiky tropical fruit famous for smelling like dung. Thick bass …

Getting Off the To-Do Treadmill

You need to learn the difference between busy and productive. Here's where to start.<p>Raise your hand if you wrote out (or typed into an app) a to-do list for the day.<p>It feels good, right?<p>Making the list helps you feel organized for the coming day, and it takes some of the pressure off your brain to …

Time Management

To Work Better, Work Less

Toiling away for more hours diminishes productivity. Why do so many do it anyway?<p>Between 1853 and 1870, Baron Haussmann ordered much of Paris to be destroyed. Slums were razed and converted to bourgeois neighborhoods, and the formerly labyrinthine city became a place of order, full of wide …

Strawberry Apple Hand Pies

Hand pies are so easy to make, and “handy” to have. There are many different fillings to make. This time we made a nice combination of apple and …

Healthy St. Patrick's Day Recipes

If you're looking for a traditional Irish recipe or something a little more festive, these St. Patrick's Day recipes have ideas for everyone eager to …

Cranberry Orange Scones

We haven’t quite had our fill of cranberries yet, and the stores still have some packages of fresh cranberries. These flavorful biscuits or scones …

Review: The Best-Ever Chocoholics “Cheesecake”

Miriam of the mouthwatering vegan food blog had posted this delicious recipe back in 2011. I’ve been meaning to get around to making a vegan …

Get Started Baking Quick Breads (With Easy Banana Bread Recipe)

I bake bread every other day, often every day. And I am often asked by my friends where do you start? How do you learn?<p>In all fairness, I have been …

How to Remove Blackheads Naturally

Sad truth: blackheads happen to everyone, regardless of skin type and age. I have found out that washing my face with plain soap and lukewarm water …

Healthy Homemade Nutella Recipe (Vegan)

I have almost stopped buying sweets. Not because I don't like them but because I am disgusted by the amount of unhealthy, chemically-enhanced …

The Most Effective Immune Booster Drinks

Welcome to flu season! Apart from the flu itself, the high chance of catching a cold in the winter is reason enough to look for a cheap and effective …

Handmade Bath and Beauty Gifts I Wish to Give

This Christmas, more than ever I wish to not succumb to the holiday buying fever and come up with original handmade gifts for my family. To be …