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Connecting With Nature

Connecting With Nature

By Marcela Owen Connecting with nature is an important aspect of life. In my quest to live as naturally as I can, I make it a must to interact, connect and enjoy nature. I don’t necessarily need to plan an elaborate trip or put too much thought into it. As long as I’m surrounded by [...]

March 31, 2013 Women For Natural Living Issues 0

Who Is Your Buddy?

Who Is Your Buddy?

By Marcela Owen Part of my regular routine in using the best tools to enrich my life experience is to fall in love with something or someone. Fall in love with hobbies, films, books, music, actual humans, or pets, or plants, or anything else. All options are available, whether human or not, simply opt to [...]

March 31, 2013 Women For Natural Living Issues 0

10 Simple Ways to Cleanse Your Body

10 Simple Ways to Cleanse Your Body

By Nancy Desjardins, R.N.C.P Stay home (or go away) and do a juice fast: Juice fasting is a great way to tune up the body from the inside out. While it cleanses your internal organs and systems, it also promotes weight loss, makes your skin glow, and leaves you feeling energized. Once you introduce juice [...]

March 30, 2013 Women For Natural Living Issues 0

What is Love?

What is Love?

By Marcela Owen What is love? Everyone has their own version and definition. Love to me has many definitions and categories. There’s unconditional love, there’s platonic love, there’s environmental love, organic love, and irresistible love. Everyone is going to have their own thoughts and views on love. Our interpretation of love varies depending on life [...]

March 4, 2013 Women For Natural Living Issues 0

A Trick That Works For Me

A Trick That Works For Me

By Marcela Owen Do you know that feeling when you go out to eat and eat too much? Or right after that scrumptious, Thanksgiving dinner when you feel extremely full? Well, I personally don’t like that feeling at all. I’m always seeking ways to avoid that feeling. So, I discovered that water or sparkling water, [...]

February 25, 2013 Women For Natural Living Issues, Uncategorized 0

Why Do You Crave Particular Foods?

Why Do You Crave Particular Foods?

By Nancy Desjardins, R.N.C.P Because your body is in a state of malnutrition! Here’s the problem, though: Because of decades of bad farming practices and food processing, you will never get all of the vitamins and minerals you need from a standard diet, which means you’ll forever have cravings. And, those cravings, more often than [...]

February 18, 2013 Women For Natural Living Issues 0

No Matter What, Always Think: Joy

No Matter What, Always Think: Joy

By Marcela Owen From time to time, I suggest partaking in a thorough self-assessment period to focus on “forward” thinking. Take time to examine yourself and define how to move forward because you only have one life to live! Remember to always stay peaceful no matter what.  No matter what challenges life brings you, keep [...]

February 11, 2013 Women For Natural Living Issues 0

Is Eating Organic That Important?

Is Eating Organic That Important?

By Marcela Owen My organic journey started years ago when I started college and learned about the foods we eat. For many years I knew that eating organic is beneficial and that it’s definitely much healthier than conventional foods and produce. Sadly, “conventional” in the foods market is essentially food that is grown with the [...]

January 28, 2013 Women For Natural Living Issues 0

What to Feed Our Pets?

What to Feed Our Pets?

Ingredients in Pet Food to Avoid What To Look For On The Pet Food Label   By Susan Davis, Holistic Pet Nutritionist As your pet’s best advocate, it’s important to READ THE LABEL! Buyer beware: most pet foods and treats are manufactured to make a profit—not with your pet’s health in mind. A good pet [...]

January 21, 2013 Women For Natural Living Issues 0

Constipation: Are You Poisoning Yourself?

Constipation: Are You Poisoning Yourself?

Constipation: Are You Poisoning Yourself? By Nancy Desjardins, R.N.C.P Nobody likes to talk about constipation – supposedly it isn’t polite. So we suffer with our pain and inconvenience in silence, desperately hoping that relief will miraculously come, the sooner the better. OK, let me clear up two things here. First, it’s perfectly all right to [...]

January 14, 2013 Women For Natural Living Issues, Uncategorized 0