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If you eat food, the California drought effects you

California’s water crisis seem far away, but if you eat food, the drought may effect the access and affordability of your favorite foods. As a part of a great effort by the Green Divas to raise awareness about World Water Week, I wanted to take on a topic that is making headlines: How California’s drought […]

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Sweat helps “detox” chemicals from the body

We should think not sweating is disgusting.” That’s one of my favorite lines from the new book Toxin Toxout: Getting Harmful Chemicals Out of Our Bodies and Our World¬†by Bruce Lourie and Rick Smith. We have deodorant, perfume, wipes for your face, body and nether regions.¬†There are shame incuding commercials of people afraid to raise […]

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Why I use Young Living essential oils

Why Young Living essential oils? I have been using Young Living essential oils for years and have found endless uses for these delightful smelling oils. From cleaning my home, to aromatic bath salts, homemade “tiger balm” for sore muscles, keeping bugs at bay and diminishing those pesky pimples – essential oils can be used all […]

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