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Holistic Living

  • Managing Negative Emotions with Nature

    Confession time: I have a bad temper. Like a really, really bad temper. It is one of the things I wish I could change about myself. I have trouble managing my anger even to this day, but I have made improvements. How? Herbalism.  Truthfully, blending teas makes me happy and it allows me to be a c... View Post
  • Tutorial: Natural Herb Air Fresheners

    Let's get creative. Don't throw out those lemon peels this summer. We can make air fresheners with our citrus peels and herbs. It's the summer and I know you're taking raw food seriously...   So, let's not get rid of all of those peels. We can actually recycle them and do something pretty cool an... View Post
  • How To: Heal Bug Bites & Stings Holistically

    We're in our last days of summer (thank God! It has been miserable in the DMV). It's also that time of year when I get lots of bug bites. This year, I'm not dealing with that. This Chamomile Tea Poultice helps me manage the itching, discomfort, and swelling. View Post