You may have heard of all the health benefits of turmeric lately. It is getting a lot of publicity and attention in numerous studies. Turmeric is the root of the Curcuma longa plant. It is a common spice in Indian food and the main ingredient in curry. It is also widely used in Ayurvedic and Chinese… Read More Turmeric – My New Soap
As May approaches the focus is on Mother’s Day. Most businesses are advertising gifts for you to buy your mother. Although I am a mother, my mom has been gone for 20 years so I’m putting my focus on Mother Earth. A week or so ago, April 22, was Earth Day. Although I work at… Read More Mother Earth Day
Last Friday night I had the opportunity to attend one of the best fundraising events. It is called First Look for Charity. This is a black-tie event where the guests are the first to gaze upon the new automobiles being unveiled at the Chicago Auto Show, the largest in the country. The best part about it… Read More I Got the First Look
We all know by now that flossing between our teeth helps to clean away bacteria, protect our teeth and prevent gum disease. However there is another part of your body that you can floss. Photo from http://calmag-c.com/ It is your nerves. I learned of this technique while searching for a reason that my arms fall… Read More Floss My What?
Today the snow is melting. The seed catalogs are arriving and I am thinking about spring. I know we have at least 6 more weeks of winter but flowers are in my head. With the snow being so wet it really does hold together well and is just right for making a snowman, however, I… Read More Thinking Spring