Mother Earth Living May/June 2014
How to Stop Sugar Cravings
We’re evolutionarily predisposed to like the taste of sweet stuff—but if your enjoyment has crossed the line to craving, it might be time to work to create a healthier diet and lifestyle.
Natural Ways to Improve Digestive Health
Use these simple, natural tips to improve your digestive health.
16 Tips for Creating a Healthy, Happy Home
Use these 16 tips to create a healthy and happy home that supports your family’s lifestyle goals—all for little or no money.
Well-Crafted: A Family Heirloom Homestead in Rural Oregon
A pair of artists and entrepreneurs lives a handcrafted life on a family heirloom homestead in rural Oregon.
The Dangers of Plastics: 25 Ways to Eliminate Plastic in Your Home
Plastics are ubiquitous, yet the dangers of plastics are well-documented. Use these tips to reduce the plastic in your home and life.
11 Uses for Salt
Discover 11 ways to use salt for everyday projects around your home.
13 Proven Health Benefits of Probiotics
There are many health benefits of probiotics—or beneficial bacteria—from digestive health to neurological well-being and much, much more.
Natural Remedies for Your Embarrassing Health Conditions
Do you suffer from personal ailments you’re too uncomfortable to ask about? Learn how to treat embarrassing health conditions from bad breath and warts to hair loss and bladder infections.
Sunscreen Ingredients: Which Ones to Look For and Which Ones to Avoid
Protect your skin from damaging UV rays—as well as exposure to the toxic chemicals found in most sunscreens—by increasing your sunscreen ingredients smarts.
The Health Benefits of Coconut Oil
Learn about the many health benefits of coconut oil—from reducing inflammation to burning fat more efficiently.
Homemade Condiments: Recipes for Ketchup, Mustard and More
Enjoy the fresher, naturally sweetened, preservative-free homemade condiments such as ketchup, mustard, mayo and relish.
Foods that Fight Depression
New research into the links between diet and depression yields good advice for eating foods that fight depression.
Grow a Summertime Container Garden
No space for a traditional garden? Plant a container garden for fresh cucumbers, eggplants, peppers and tomatoes all summer long.
Growing Basil: From Harvesting to Using
Discover the health benefits and many uses of growing basil.
How to Keep Animals Out of Your Garden
Learn how to keep animals out of your garden with these proven defenses.