Mary Bellamy

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Natural Remedies - A Quick Reference Cheat Sheet

<b>Over the last few years, I’ve transitioned our family to a natural lifestyle.</b> By making simple, sustainable changes to our habits, my family’s health …

Natural Remedies for the Stomach Flu

This hits all of us a couple times of year, whether we want it to or not: the stomach flu. Having an upset stomach is no fun! If you’ve got kids in …

Natural Mosquito Repellents That Work

<i>This is a guest post by Amber Bradshaw of The Coastal Homestead featuring natural mosquito repellents and mosquito control.</i><i>What’s the most dangerous</i> …

Looking For High Blood Pressure Diet? These 5 Drinks Will Help

Michael Prywes<p>Read full profile<p>Stable blood pressure is key for general health. As you age, you begin to learn what healthy diets and regular …

High Blood Pressure

Wonderful Ways to Use Epsom Salts - Quiet Corner

<b>Epsom salts—</b>who knew that such an uninspiring ingredient could inspire such devotion? Epsom salts have amazing health benefits–here are 20 ways to …

Compress

Sassy Water Flat Belly Recipe

Soothe Inflamed Skin and Detoxify the Body with One Delicious Herb

By adding a twist to everyday foods you can easily add fun to your healthy eating plan. Incorporating fresh herbs into your meals is a fantastic way …

16 Unexpected Ways To Use Coconut Oil

<i>Photo credit: Paul Delmont, Thrive Market</i><p><i>By Annalise Mantz for Thrive Market</i><p>Plain old vegetable oil is so 2000-and-late. Coconut oil is today's choice for those in the know -- and it's more than a flash in the pan.<p>A lot of the buzz surrounding coconut oil comes from its medium-chain triglycerides …

Coconut

Turmeric Latte (Vegan, Refined Sugar Free, Great for Anxiety, Insomnia & Inflammation)

Turmeric Latte (Vegan, Refined Sugar Free, Great for Anxiety, Insomnia & Inflammation)<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup milk of choice (I especially love almond and …

Gardening 101: How to Use Eggshells in the Garden

Last fall I started collecting eggshells after I read an article on Real Farmacy that touted their usefulness in the garden for everything from …

Top 20 Shipping Container Home Designs and their Costs 2018

There is a hot new trend: shipping container homes. Basically, you modify and re-purpose used shipping containers and stick them together to build a …

Pair of engineers design pet-friendly off-grid tiny house

Despite having no prior experience, engineers Tina and Luke Orlando decided to jump right in and design their own tiny house from scratch. Their …

Off-grid

Shipping container transformed into a tiny house

The Container Tiny House is based on a large 40 ft (12 m)-long high cube container and has a single door and several operable windows installed. The …

Things You Should Never, Ever Clean With

And the items you could be destroying if you do<p><b>1.Vinegar:</b> Using vinegar on hardwood floors, natural tiles, and granite countertops can damage the finish causing them to appear dull.<p><b>2.Soap/detergent:</b> Using soaps and detergents can be harsh and damage rugs and leather—it can also leave behind residue.<p>…

Cleaning

The 7 Cleaning Tips That Will Change Your Summer

Take the stress out of this season cleaning challenges using these shortcuts.<p>Take the stress out of this season' cleaning challenges using these shortcuts.

Do You Have These Deadly Plants at Home?

Keep your kids and pets away from these popular picks.<p>We're not saying you can't keep them. But watch pets and kids closely — they might get sick (or worse) from eating these leaves and flowers. This article originally appeared on goodhousekeeping.com.

How To Build your Relationship with your Dog

<b>Guest Author: “DZ Dog Mom”</b><p>A strong relationship is built on a foundation of mutual trust, respect, and devotion.<p>Dog’s have different personalities …

4 Training Mistakes You Should Never Make

Advertisement<p>There are a thousand different ways to train a pup. Since every dog has their own unique personality, cookie cutter training, or a one …

4 simple steps to train your puppy: Watch Wrangler demo his tricks

Animal Planet's Andrea Arden stopped by Studio 1A Wednesday with a few tips and tricks for how to train your pooch.<p>On hand to demonstrate the techniques were TODAY's Puppy With a Purpose, Wrangler, and his trainer, Saxon Eastman.<p><b>1. Sit</b>Using small bits of food as a lure, slowly lift your hand up and …

Dogs

Dog Behaviour | Susan Garrett's Dog Training Blog

Yes, I Want To Be Notified When Recallers Is Available Again!<p>Step 1: In order to help us best serve your needs choose the dog training experience …

Dog Behaviour | Susan Garrett's Dog Training Blog - Part 2

Yes, I Want To Be Notified When Recallers Is Available Again!<p>Step 1: In order to help us best serve your needs choose the dog training experience …

Myth: Positive Training Is Permissive

This is a common myth about positive reinforcement training. One of the biggest criticisms circulated about positive reinforcement training (besides the misconception that dogs should work for praise instead of food or toys) is that clicker trainers are permissive.<p>This is patently untrue, and comes …

How to Treat Train Your Dog the Right Way

Whoever came up with the saying, "You can't teach an old dog new tricks," probably hadn't tried treat training yet. When there's food involved, you'll be surprised at how much more likely your pet will be to obey. We spoke with Dana Rocco, the shelter manager at the New Rochelle Humane Society and …

Pets

20 Fruits & Veggies That Are Good For Dogs

Last updated on By Jen Gabbard 31 Comments<p>I love to mix things up when I’m training Laika, and switching treats is an easy way to keep her motivated. …