Do It Yourself and create arts, crafts, recipes, and at home workouts with the Longevity DIY guide.
Staying Organized As A Writer & Author
"Everything has a place" Something that was said to me in therapy when I was having trouble detaching myself from objects quickly finding myself buried in clutter, and knick-knacks I didn't need.
3 Behavioral Hacks to Overcome Toxic Codependency
I use to hear the word codependent and immediately say, "No, that's not me." Who wants to admit they are codependent? No one.
My goal in the future is to be a herbalist. So in order for me to do that I am taking courses and researching different herbs. I am lucky because I have a friend who knows about different herbs and I can ask him about them. In this article, I will be writing about the Japanese Knotweed. My friend actually grows this and has made a tea and a window blind from it.
5 Eco Labels You Need To Know
There is a lot of information about at the moment surrounding eco friendly products and products that support sustainability. It’s great to see so many people getting on board with finding sustainable and eco friendly alternatives. But with so many companies and products claiming to be good for the environment how can we establish what products are in fact eco friendly and not skirting around the truth?
12 New Years' Resolutions for Expecting Nothing
Dear The Great Shamar, 2020 wasn't bad for you. Oh, how lucky and blessed you are. It could have been better, you could have gone on those booked holidays, you could have gone to all those festivals, you could have moved out and even moved cities as well. But you didn't. All your fun and thriving resolutions were canceled due to no fault of your own.
How to Sew a Cloth Face Mask
WARNING: Cloth face masks are only supposed to be used as a second choice after traditional medical face masks. While cloth face masks are better than no face mask at all, they are still an inferior choice to medical masks. Please be aware that cloth face masks will not protect you as much as traditional face masks and only use cloth masks in the event that we run out traditional face masks.
Interior Designing And Its Influence
Human are greatly affected by their surroundings. The places we visit on regular basis including our homes, our work places or the streets or buildings we come across are some how connected to us. They have a solid influence on our moods and emotions. Even the wall painting hanging in our room is connected with our feelings or sentiments. We have to believe this fact that they bring change in our behavior and in our moods.
A Soothing DIY Bug Bite Stick Recipe
I have always really hated mosquitos! I realize that this probably sounds like everyone's personal feeling towards mosquitos... but really, I think I have problem when it comes to my personal paranoia of getting bug bites. Once I get one bite, I seem to think that there are more mosquitos than there actually are. This morning, I woke up to a giant mosquito bite on my ankle, I'm talking massive! It's just so itchy!!! Obviously, the more I scratched, the worse it got! This was the last straw! I have to do something to treat these constant bug bites. Which is why I decided to try something new. A DIY Bug Bite Stick!
I absolutely love, love, LOVE Elderberries! I discovered them about a few years back, but didn't really start working with them till about two winters ago. I made a syrup for my children, and it was the shit! Yes, I'm so serious people. Not one cold, it stopped every sniffle, relieved every cough, and stopped every tender throat right in its dang tracks! It was so phenomenal that I keep it in stock all year long, because it's also great for sinuses, stomach ailments, and repairs the body on a DNA level. Yup, it's so dope! Let's jump right in the swing of things, shall we!
Essential Oils, DIY—Yes!
LETS TALK ESSENTIAL OILS Essential oil diffuses to improve your health, increase your energy, or to help you sleep better. While the list of possible uses for a diffuser is quite extensive, I’ve narrowed it down to (what I consider to be) the top ten reasons to own an essential oil diffuser and use it every day.
Foraging: Ribwort Plantain
In this series of articles I will cover foraging of plants found in the UK, their common uses, medicinal purposes and health benefits. Hopefully you will find this guide useful and learn something new. The first article will cover Ribwort Plantain.
How to Make Bulletproof Coffee with Coconut Oil
Though it might be a bit intimidating and maybe even unappetizing to those who haven't given it a shot, bulletproof coffee with coconut oil is the ultimate drink for an energized day. With a great creamy and rich taste, the drink is one that will wake anyone up, with the unique combination of coffee, butter, and oil.