"Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass anyway." ~ Unknown
Celebrate the Queen Bee in all Women
Natural beauty is easy to attain with an item you most likely already have in your kitchen cupboard - pure honey. Used by itself or with a combination of ingredients, honey can help moisturize, ward off unwanted bacteria and help give your skin an all-over natural glow. Not only is honey a humectant, it also contains vitamins, enzymes, minerals and antimicrobial properties, making it one of the more natural ways to indulge your skin. [ read full story ]
Teen Advice Q & A
I am 13 years old, the tallest girl in my grade and a little overweight. I play basketball and I am a cheerleader for 2 different teams and I have fun doing that, but my mom and some kids are school make rude comments about my weight. Should I listen to them and lose the weight? How do I deal with being picked on? [ read full story ]
Those who love hot and spicy foods know that nothing heats up a dish like a pepper can. But why do people love the tears and sweat that come with the heat of peppers? It is because hot peppers release endorphins which lead to a post-meal euphoria, making it all worth while. [ Hot Peppers: Food for a Good Mood ]
Nature's Stressbusters: Flowers
Feeling a little stressed? Need an energy boost? Taking the time to stop and smell the roses this summer could do more than you think.[ read full story ]
READERS BEAUTY SECRETS
Acne Nearly Gone! by Smik L.
I have started to take a big clove of garlic with my lunch everyday for the past 1 week and to my amazement my cystic pimples have stopped erupting and the old ones which normally dry up into hard blemishes have cleared up so much!!! Please try to eat as soon as you peel the cloves and I think they're better then the capsules, you''ll see the difference in you!!
How long does natural dye keep after being made? Has anyone ever used natural dye using small portions of dye on the fabric instead of immersing the whole piece of fabric in the dye? And lastly, if I use steam to set the dye do I still need to use a mordant? I appreciate any help I can get. [ read more ]