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By The Soulicious Life

The grass is greening up quickly around here and my seedlings – started indoors in early March – are getting bigger every day. Hard to believe it’s almost time to start planting!

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By Momma's Corner 

It takes all the hassle out of preparing a festive drink, and gives you peace of mind that you and your kids and guests are drinking something natural and healthy...

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By The Soulicious Life 

So while the season of produce and preservation is winding down, I’m looking forward to enjoying lots of soups, stews and ciders with the cooler weather...

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By Momma's Corner

My kids love popsicles, and I used to always buy them from the store, but they have so much sugar and unnecessary ingredients in them...

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By Mail4Rosey

R.W. Knudsen has been bottling juice since 1961, and today just like always, it is done without artificial flavors or preservatives. My family and I are not big on sugary juice...

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By The Soulicious Life

Summer isn’t over yet, friends! Follow these five tips and you’ll fast find yourself enjoying the last dog days of the season!...

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Natural Living Tips

Save Energy, Celebrate Sunshine

Nothing smells fresher than clothes dried in the sunshine. All you need to go green is a box of wooden clothespins and a taut rope stretched between two trees or posts. Side benefit: it can lower your utility bill!

Save Energy, Celebrate Sunshine
Vegetable Oil Helps with More Than Cooking

Vegetable oil helps unstick sticky kitchen situations. Try putting a thin coating on your cheese grater so cheese shavings won’t clump, and oil spoons before measuring sticky ingredients like honey or peanut butter.

Vegetable Oil Helps with More Than Cooking
Recycle Passionately!

Even if you recycle now, you can always recycle more. Create a recycling center in your garage with dedicated bins for paper, glass, plastic, metal, etc. to teach and motivate your family.

Recycle Passionately!
Try Salad Bar Hopping

Instead of the usual sandwich when you’re out for lunch (or dinner), explore the salad bars in your area. Salad bars often offer a great variety of fruits and vegetables. The combinations are endless!

Try Salad Bar Hopping
Fruit & Veggies On The Go

Next time you want a beverage to tote by foot, bike, or car, try fruit and veggie juices and smoothies!

Fruit & Veggies On The Go
White Vinegar: The Green Cleaner

White distilled vinegar is a great natural cleaner. Mix with baking soda to cut through grease. Use a 50/50 mix of water and vinegar to wipe down shelves and the refrigerator to keep them clean and smelling fresh.

White Vinegar: The Green Cleaner
Two Doormats are Better than One

Everyone has doormats outside the front door, but put them inside, too. When people enter your home (especially kids), the indoor mats will collect dirt the outside ones don’t pick up.

Two Doormats are Better than One