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Soaking Up The Sun While Protecting Your Skin

The warmer weather is finally here and we are all itching to get outside and soak up some sun. However, just because you might still need a light jacket, doesn’t mean you can skip the sunscreen. May is skin cancer awareness month. Protect yourself and your family by practicing sun safety, and routinely checking skin

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How to Create a Pet-Friendly Yard

Tips to provide your pet with a yard they’ll love, without creating extra work for you. If your dogs are anything like mine, they are in and out all day long. And the backyard shows exactly where they like to roll around, play, and go to the bathroom. Add  flower gardens, vegetable gardens, and your

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6 Simple Habits for Naturally Healthy Hair

Shiny, strong, healthy looking hair is easy to achieve with this hair care routine. Brush it every morning. You overslept, are in a rush and the easy thing to do is pull your hair up and back. But before you do that, you should really take a minute to gently brush it. This is important to keep those

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Tips for Timeless Skin

Are your habits helping or hindering the look of your skin? Day after day, year after year our skin is exposed to UV rays, wind damage and environmental pollution. Not to mention our own bad habits – over scrubbing, drying it out, not taking proper care, you name it. We all want healthy, youthful looking

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It’s Tick Season, Here’s What You Need to Know

Warm weather has the ability to draw people outside and onto the trails. Walking, hiking, biking, it is great to get out in nature. And while there are so many benefits of getting out in nature, you do need to watch out for the dreaded tick. Most ticks are simply a fleeting nuisance but some

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Natural Skin Care: 6 tips to improve the look of your skin

woman looking at skin in mirror

Natural, gentle, and simple ways to get healthy, beautiful skin. Are you tired of looking tired, covering up blotchy red skin, or just want your skin to look and feel nourished? Well, we have uncovered some great tips that you probably haven’t thought of when it comes to your skin care regime. Lock in Water

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Acne-Prone Skin and How to Treat It, Naturally

Pimples, we all get them. And whether you are dealing with the occasional pimple or acne-prone skin, there are simple, natural steps you can take to minimize breakouts and reduce the risk of their return. Hand Washing. Don’t even think about touching your face, let alone washing it or applying makeup without washing your hands first.

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5 Reasons to Drink More Water

If you find yourself reaching for tea, coffee, pop, juice – basically anything – over water this blog’s for you. Water – you love it, until you have to drink it. We all know there are many benefits to drinking water, and that we are supposed to have 6-8 glasses a day. But that seems

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The Health Benefits of Having a Pet

Beyond unconditional love, here are 5 ways having a pet can improve your life. They are a constant companion, full of love, playfulness and snuggles. They can provide endless entertainment, and quickly find a way into our hearts. Cat, dog, horse, rabbit, gerbil, no matter the type, a pet gives us so much more than

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5 Reasons to Start Feeding the Birds

I love when the birds come to visit my yard. It’s especially exciting when you get a Blue Jay or Cardinal. Those colours are so beautiful against the white, snowy backdrop. Or, in the case of this winter, the dull grass, tree stems, and muck. But by this time of year – mid to late

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