In more shocking news about the honey on U.S. store shelves, a Food Safety News study analyzes more than 60 jars of honey and finds that nearly all of them have been ultra-filtered to disguise their potentially tainted and toxic origins.
Some of Natural Home’s favorite paint and wallcovering companies get pretty in pink.
Honeydrop Beverages’ new “Buy a Bottle – Save a Bee” campaign will help save the threatened bee population, as a percentage of profits from every bottle sold will be donated to community beekeeper partners.
Honeybees are the best of friends for blooming fruit trees flowers, and herbs, such as apricot, cherry, members of the daisy family, lavender, oregano and sage. We’ve known that bees
Turn your backyard into a bird-watching hub by learning how to attract birds to your yard.
Learn how to make your own delicious herb-infused honey from the book The Backyard Beekeeper’s Honey Handbook (Quarry Books, 2009) by Kim Flottum.
Be smart about buying honey with our tips on what to look for.
Step into summer early with these three delicious summer recipes.
A new study suggests that cell phone radiation may be to blame for the massive decline in the bee population.
This honey-lavender ice cream recipe is a delicious cure to hot summer afternoons.
Overindulged? Treat your hangover headache with one simple natural hangover remedy: honey.
Honeybees are disappearing fast, and nobody really knows why. One way you can help yourself and the bees is to try the classic Burt’s Bees Beeswax Lip Balm. Five percent of the sales from the balm will go to CCD research.
The chinese lantern plant (Physalis alkekengi) is mostly grown for decorative purposes, but it also has a history of medicinal treatments.
Do you understand how herbs work? We profile dong quai (Angelica sinensis), a medicinal Chinese herb with high vitamin and mineral content along with many beneficial phytochemicals.
Researchers at the University of Chicago Medical Center discovered that celery is high in 3-n-butylphthalides, a compound that can naturally lower blood pressure by dilating blood vessels and blocking stress hormones.
Flowering herbs have a long history of medicinal use across the world: Discover seven components of Eastern alternative medicine.
The Chinese lantern plant (Physalis alkekengi), also known as the winter cherry, enjoys a library of culinary and medicinal benefits. Here are the answers to some of the questions you have asked about growing this incredible species.
Relieve the worst common cold symptoms with this natural drink.
Sweet Beginnings, an urban apiary on an undeveloped strip of land near Chicago’s O’Hare Airport, provides employment to former convicts and produces raw honey and a line of all-natural honey-based skincare products.
A new report from Food Safety News finds that up to one-third of all honey in the U.S. is illegally imported from China and possibly contaminated with antibiotics and lead.
The root of the blue evergreen hydrangea may aid in the treatment of autoimmune disorders.
An extract from the kudzu plant may help drinkers learn to indulge in moderation.
Valued for centuries for its fragrance and flavor, cinnamon has a wide variety of medicinal uses. Studies have shown that cinnamon can be useful in lowering blood sugar levels for people with diabetes, fighting infections and treating stomach ailments.
Standing true to its motto, “Free yourself of harmful chemicals,” Onesta Hair Care is a promising new natural shampoo and hair care line.
Sacred Seed Bread delivers the healing power of medicinal seeds in a delicious, homemade loaf.
Concerned about GMOs in your family's food? Take action.
Far from being weeds, spring's earliest greens are packed with nutrition and help detox the body.
Bee stings can cause pain and swelling. Treat your bee stings naturally with these home remedies.
Foods and herbs with natural antibiotic powers keep our immune systems healthy. Check out these antibacterial foods and antibacterial herbs!
Double up on the health benefits of apple cider vinegar and honey by pairing the two in our recipe for switchel, an ancient drink that quenches thirst and naturally boosts energy.
Four new all-natural whole grain granolas from Bob’s Red Mill offer hearty options for a healthy diet.
Home sick for the day, Natural Home editorial assistant Susan Melgren tests the effectiveness of natural home remedies for nasal congestion, sore throat and aching muscles.
Forget butter and salt. These three homemade popcorn seasonings will blow guests away with just a little effort.
Natural beauty is as close as the kitchen. Check out these seven foods for skin—as well as some homemade beauty treatments you can make from them.
Leave the over-the-counter medications at the store and ease your coughing with these natural remedies.
Although not a serious problem, if left untreated, bacterial or viral pink eye can cause serious damage. Speed up recovery with these natural home remedies for pink eye!