Archive for June, 2007

Diet Soda and Cancer??

Here’s the headline of an article I read from the Organic Consumers Association; it’s a little disturbing:

“Aspartame Found to Cause Breast Cancer, Leukemia and Lymphomas”

Doesn’t this make you stop and think of all the people that drink diet sodas and the quantity that is consumed on a daily basis?

This article has been moved to our new home on the web. To continue reading click here or go to http://www.itstolivegreen.com

5 Foods that will Keep You Up All Night

  1. Fat – high-fat foods make your digestive system work double time and can also increase heartburn.
  2. Liquor – alcohol may seem relaxing at first but it screws up your blood sugar levels and interferes with your brain function including the production of serotonin, the natural chemical your body produces to make you sleepy.
  3. This article has been moved to our new home on the web. To continue reading click here or go to http://www.itstolivegreen.com

Green Tea the Superhealthy Elixir

green-tea.jpg

Green tea is one of the most popular beverages and rightly so. After all, it tastes great (in my opinion) and it’s good for you.

Green Tea has some amazing health benefits and powerful antioxidants, which help cells live longer, but did you know that green tea is good for your skin and may help you live longer and healthier?

Applied topically, Green tea can help re-energize dying skin cells, making your skin look fresher and more vibrant. Green tea is also an anti-inflammatory that will calm and cool the skin.

This article has been moved to our new home on the web. To continue reading click here or go to http://www.itstolivegreen.com

10 Ways to Use Salt to Clean Your Laundry

laundrybasket.jpg

Salt is a wonderful stain remover. With salt you can remove grease stains, ink stains, blood stains and more. Using salt in your laundry will also help preserve bright colors and reduce the yellowing of white clothing.

10 ways to use salt to clean your laundry

This article has been moved to our new home on the web. To continue reading click here or go to http://www.itstolivegreen.com

Bonus Baking Soda Tips

Here are some extra tips from the great readers at d.i.y naturally. Thanks all!

Diane from The Mommy Spot – She uses baking soda to clean her parrot cages. She doesn’t have to worry about her parrots eating any residue.

This article has been moved to our new home on the web. To continue reading click here or go to http://www.itstolivegreen.com

Organic Cotton Tees for the 4th of July

This a cute shirt that I thought you might all enjoy especially with the Holiday comming up. I love that it’s organic cotton!
Junior's AA Organic T-Shirt - Eco-Friendly Live Free 2007

Women’s – Live Free 2007 Organic Cotton Tee


Men's AA Organic Tee - Eco-Friendly Live Free 2007

Men’s – Live Free 2007 Organic Cotton Tee

~ Do It Yourself Naturally

| |

10 Ways to Use Salt to Clean Your Kitchen

kitchen.jpg

We all know how difficult it can be to keep our kitchens clean with high traffic, spills, drips, dirty dishes, and greasy pans. It seems like it is a never ending battle sometimes. Thankfully our ordinary table salt can be of greater use other than seasoning our foods.

10 Ways to Use Salt to Clean Your Kitchen

This article has been moved to our new home on the web. To continue reading click here or go to http://www.itstolivegreen.com