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Bye, Bye Baggie

March 2, 2011 by Editor  
Filed under Features, March/April ‘11

Bye, Bye Baggie

by Yael Gruer
Plastic bags. What are they good for? Although many grocery store shoppers have viewed them as a convenient way to bag and carry groceries, plastic bags have many negative attributes. Not only do they litter the landscape, the bags can also contribute to the pollution of waterways and even contribute to the [...]

No More Take-n-Toss

March 2, 2011 by Editor  
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No More Take-n-Toss

by Rebecca Gorski
A wise woman once told me that “everything we need has already been created. And not only has it already been created, but it’s all right here within our own community.”
Think about it. All the clothes, shoes, furniture, strollers, exersaucers, coats, window coverings, dishes, appliances…they have ALL been created, and someone right here [...]

Green Lushiousness

March 2, 2011 by Editor  
Filed under Features, March/April ‘11

Green Lushiousness

16 years ago, Lush come out with its first-ever solid shampoo bar and secured its place as the leader of the eco-friendly “naked movement”. Today, they strive to continue developing new and innovative packaging-free products to reduce the need for preservatives and lessen the amount of harmful waste put into the environment. With the launch [...]

The Better Option: Cloth

March 1, 2011 by Editor  
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The Better Option: Cloth

by Morgan Fedderly
We have all heard the nursery rhyme that claims that little boys are made of  frogs, snails and puppy dog tails. This of course, then leads into the claim that all girls are made of sugar, spice, and everything nice.
Stop right there.
I have a baby girl and I can attest to that last [...]

Great Ways to Use Less in 2011

March 1, 2011 by Editor  
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Great Ways to Use Less in 2011

If you think about all that you do in a day, from getting ready in the morning, to getting to work, to making dinner, it all adds up to waste and consumption. But we can do less, and it’s easier than you’d think. In 2011 have a smaller carbon footprint and make the year count.
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Sneezy, Itchy, Runny Spring Allergies

Sneezy, Itchy, Runny Spring Allergies

by Marybeth Buchele HMC
Sneezy, weepy eyes, runny nose, itchy eyes, nose or skin — does this sound like you in the spring?  Then read on for some suggestions that could help you feel better.
Spring allergies can be reactions to mold or to pollens.  With homeopathy, we don’t really care what you are reacting to, we [...]

Lyme Disease: Can I Really Recover Using a Natural Approach?

Lyme Disease: Can I Really Recover Using a Natural Approach?

by Dr. Lindsley
When an individual is faced with treating Lyme bacteria and the potential co-infections that are present with it, choosing a single treatment that is able to address all of the various parasites and bacteria that may be present becomes difficult. The question that is often asked, is if there is a single anti-biotic [...]

A Green Lawn Naturally

A Green Lawn Naturally

by Paul Heinze, Greenview Organics
Spring is almost here and it is time to start thinking about your lawn, and how you are going to care for it this coming growing season. Your lawn has been laying dormant under a nice blanket of snow all winter, so it should spring back to life when the warm [...]

Creating New Possibilities With Therapeutic Essential Oils

Creating New Possibilities With Therapeutic Essential Oils

by Joyce Sobotta
Just imagine, what if we were able to create infinite possibilities for ourselves and loved ones using therapeutic essential oils? They are a tool we can use to build and support our immune system and all other systems in the body.
Therapeutic essential oils are living substances that raise the frequency levels of the [...]

Exercise Q&A

March 1, 2011 by Editor  
Filed under Body Boost, March/April ‘11

Exercise Q&A

by Lori Heck
Over the years I have received many great fitness questions. I thought I would share some of the questions and give you my personal professional answer to each one. If you have that ‘burning’ fitness question, I would love to hear it!  Email me at lori@goldsgym-ec.com or send me a message on [...]