The rains are ready. The garden tools are ready. Is your body ready?
There are all types of outdoor activities to enjoy, just waiting for you while the weather is nice. But there is something special about beautifying your yard with flower... Read more
As a college student, I had my fair share of sleepless nights. But as I matured (and learned from the adverse affects I suffered because of those late nights), I began to realize that at the core of a healthy, long life is good sleep. Surprisingly, w... Read more
When organic matter such as leaves, grass clippings and food scraps break down, you get compost, a dark, dirt-like "soil" that is rich in nutrients. Compost happens even without human involvement; for example, the leaves that fall on the fo... Read more
It’s a common problem for many who exercise. It makes everyday activity difficult, and scares a lot of people away from any physical activity. It’s lower back pain. For those of you who suffer from it, there is hope. While there... Read more
Environmentalists have been admonishing us for years to conserve fuel to lessen our impact on the planet. Some of us have taken heed by walking, biking, carpooling, combining trips, or trading in our SUVs for hybrids. While you probably appreciate th... Read more
Help! I'm trying not to snack before bed! Dinner was big, today was my rest day for exercise so my diet was clean and 1300 calories. I already brushed and flossed but now I want something sweet. I always do this and it's caused me to gain 20lbs :(... Read more
I work night shift. After I come home from work it is a big trigger for me to eat. I've already eaten too much this morning and I need to STOP now.
I'm no longer hungry.
I am just having cravings now.
I am tired.
It's time to s... Read more
Well, injured my finger making the bed of all things. My Dr says it's a sprain even though the pain isn't there. I can't straighten the tip, so I looked it up. I have mallet finger. Nothing too serious, but going to require me seeing a specialist.... Read more
ever notice when sick in bed u have no desire for those drinks..hmmm, here is my "cold turkey" recipe..after brkfst take 400mg generic Ibuprofen, after lunch 600mg, then 400mg at bedtime if u need it. stock fridge w/ kombuchu drinks & sweatitoutbaby!... Read more
I have planted a couple of raised garden beds with all kinds of veggies, strawberries & some new things I don't normally eat. It gives me exercise and will save me money in the long run. The beds are reusable for several years!! The extra fruit & veg... Read more
I have started a herb garden in addition to my veggie garden[with flowers outlining it!] and since my hubby mulched the herb garden for me, those weeds are being stifled and much LESS showing UP! So, it's off to the garden supply store to get mulch f... Read more
Being a larger or handicapped person is not easy. I won’t even go into the societal issues, but it is just difficult to find products that fit your lifestyle or assist you in ways that may be difficult to talk about. Well, I have researched sit... Read more
When I was little, I had no concept of where my food came from. I just knew that my mom went to the store and came back with lots of things for my family to eat. I never thought about the journey my food went through to make it into the s... Read more
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