1. What are holistic remedies and what are they for?

    Ever heard of the term 'holistic remedy' and scratched your head? A holistic remedy is the most natural and straight-forward approach that doesn't involve man-made medicines. Holistic remedies, such as Chamomile tea, for example, calms the nervous system to assist those suffering from insomnia. Honey, as another example, can treat cuts and dry skin, due to its natural moisturizing ability. These types of medicines are essential for anything, from beating the flu, to curing a bruise. Why do people choose holistic remedies? We live in a world consumed by medicines that are meant to heal one condition and develop another. Typically, store-bought medicines offer a small percentage of the organic root, followed with certain man-made chemicals to “help the body break the root down”. Some of the coating found on pills can be harmful to the human body, such as causing hormonal or reproductive problems in humans. Instead of taking a pill to help sneezing fits, try taking extra

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  2. The Benefits of Organic/Cruelty-free Products

    Why is going organic and cruelty-free a great choice? The decision to use organic/cruelty-free products is not uncommon; however, not many are catching on to the reason for choosing organic, primarily because there's a stigma or disgrace with the words 'natural' or 'organic'. The stigma surrounding organic products is that its users are peace activists or are rich and 'can afford it'. The truth is that organic and cruelty-free products serve more of a purpose to human beings than realized. The word 'organic' can be defined as 'of, relating to, or derived from living matter' and has many benefits; the consistent use of organic skin-care and foods can remove the concern of harmful toxins, chemicals, and useless additives commonly used in the market. So what are the exact benefits in purchasing an organic product, and why is it a great choice? Set aside the stigma or inhibitions you have and consider this: Health benefits are essentials in the use of organic products. Organics use the

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  3. Autumn is Upon Us - Tea Flavors of the Season

    The changing season is a chance to turn over a new leaf! When it’s autumn it’s generally the time when bright green leaves transform and become yellow, orange or red. This is also that season when you have to give up your cold tea in favor of hot tea. Aside from the shift of your tea’s temperature, you also get to enjoy a variety of flavors that are perfect for chilly afternoons. Usually, tea flavors for autumns are also great for winter as this is the time of the year when temperatures start to drop and a chill lingers in the air.

    Spiced Organic Tea for a Chilly Autumn

    Two of the most common flavors associated with autumn are spiced tea, namely pumpkin and cinnamon. Unfortunately major coffee chains only serve tea with artificial flavors, thus defeating the novelty of the experience of sipping pumpkin tea. It would be more advisable to look for an organic tea
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