James E. Churchill’s advice for finding and preparing chicory, mint, catnip and blackberries, from a 1970 issue of Mother Earth News, is timeless—and very timely right now. It's foraging season!
DiggersList is giving away wildflower seeds to anyone who posts something for sale on its site, and Re-Nest just came out with an awesome guide to buying, selling and swapping stuff online. Spring cleaning just got easier!
These three pregnancy skin care products will help prevent stretch marks and keep your baby belly soft and smooth.
After a wildfire destroyed their off-the-grid compound in Colorado, Betty and Rolland rebuilt—better than before—following Rolland’s creed: no plywood, no plastic and nothing that smells bad when it burns. The wildlife around their home approve.
Protect birds and wildlife by putting a bib on the cat.
These nettle chips are deliciously unique and packed with nutrients. Try this perfectly satisfying salty snack in early spring.
James E. Churchill’s advice for finding and preparing chicory, mint, catnip and blackberries, found in a 1970 issue of Mother Earth News, is timeless—and very timely right now.
When a fire destroyed their home and office near San Luis Obispo, Ken Haggard and Polly Cooper seized the opportunity to build the off-the-grid straw bale home of their dreams. Their comfortable compound now houses two other families as well.
The weather outside is frightful, and feeding birds is so delightful. All it takes to make one of these great bird feeders is a dip in the recycling bin, bird seed and a little creativity.
Turn your backyard into a bird-watching hub by learning how to attract birds to your yard.
Freekeh Foods is a fun, delicious way to add more whole grains to your family's diet.
In this third part of our guest blogger's purslane plant profile, she shares three delicious purslane-infused recipes, including a purslane pesto, a wild-greens salad and a summer soup.
Oregon's Wild Harvest Immuni Tea is packed full of many beneficial medicinal herbs that can help with the prevention and treatment of dozens of ailments from constipation to headache relief.
Opt for these five foods before hitting the gym for a better workout.
Skip these foods for a better mood, better energy and better overall mental health.
The wild tomatillo plant may provide the compounds needed to win the fight against cancer.
Some of my favorite, effective natural skin care products include a powerfully healing skin cream, a dark-circle-erasing eye cream and a luxurious facial oil.
Sprout Foods new line of Sprout Smash Organic Kids Snack Pouches have the great taste school-aged kids love, and the nutrition their parents demand.
Whole Foods Market commits to verifying it products as free of genetically modified organisms. Natural Home editor-in-chief Robyn Griggs Lawrence explains the grocer's commitment to providing natural and organic products.
Simple rosemary mayonnaise makes an exceptional sandwich spread.
Giving fruit as a reward for potty training was successful with my niece and healthier than candy, even the natural kind.
Start living healthy with our tips for getting well and staying well.
My favorite grocery store is the healthiest, how about yours?
When the weather gets warm take your lunch outside. Try these healthy picnic foods, plus get a recipe for a simple pea pesto!
The New York Times reports our carbon emissions in 2011 were the highest on record. Reduce your family's carbon footprint by choosing vegetarian recipes such as Fennel and Leek Soup and Delicata Squash Stuffed with Wild Mushrooms and Herbs.
As the paper garden catalog is slowly sinking in the west, the Lemon Verbena Lady is searching out herb seed catalogs and websites offering the best seed catalogs and herb seeds of every kind. This is the first installment of several catalog and website postings.
Beaverton Foods’ Inglehoffer organic mustards will now sport a green cap to make the organic line easily identifiable from the original line.
Most Americans believe that cleaning products are required to list ingredients on labels. They're not. But Whole Foods is taking matters into its own hands with a color-coded rating system that holds manufacturers accountable for green claims.
Whether you're worried about the effects of aging or just looking to be healthier every day, the food you eat should be a top consideration.
See how a mother of two young boys saves money on groceries while eating mainly fresh, organic food.
These gluten-free snacks are ideal for a light breakfast or pre-workout snack.
Be smart about buying honey with our tips on what to look for.
Skip the hardy snacks that Super Bowl parties usually provide by replacing them with these great, healthy finger snacks. Trust us, no one will complain.
Purchase beeswax, soap making and candle making supplies from GloryBee Foods' online store.
A new study may have found out why it's impossible to just eat one potato chip.
An easy description of making your own baby food from scratch. Create nutritional options for your baby and safe money!
Munching on three bananas per day, or any potassium-rich food, could slash your risk of stroke.
Try these five editor-recommended picks for quick-fix foods.
One Degree Organic Foods announces the launch of its sprouted, vegan cereal line featuring 100 percent traceable ingredients.
Tighten and brighten with NOW Solutions 2 in 1 Correcting Eye Cream.
Herbs and cheese go great together in the kitchen and offer an array of flavor. Try our recipes.
Don't be afraid of breads anymore, well at least whole-grain breads. A new study shows that whole-grain foods that are rich in fiber at may be beneficial to your health.
Colman’s Mustard is excited to show Americans about ways that they can incorporate traditional and authentic British foods into their Olympic viewing parties.
Depth products, created by college sweethearts Tim Schaeffer and Korie Johnson, boast 70 percent organic ingredients (including aloe vera and sunflower) and a working relationship with Camp SEA Lab, a non-profit camp in Monterey Bay, California (one of my favorite areas of the country!).
Whole Foods has teamed up with Chef Ann Cooper to create The Lunch Box, an online resource that encourages schools to make meals healthy again.
New research is suggesting that a mere single serving of fatty food per day could have major health implications in the long run.
Try these ten natural skin care and food solution to help prevent skin from signs of early aging.
Get inspired with these 10 New Year’s Resolutions you can make to help yourself, humanity, and the planet.
Lisa Lillien, aka Hungry Girl, shares a recipe for Teriyaki Tofu Kebabs, perfect for a neighborhood block party or backyard cookout.
This February marks American Heart Health month—discover 10 super heart-health tips from nutrition expert Jonny Bowden.
Add nutrient-rich foods to your diet to keep your skin clear and radiant.
Jovial Foods’ new line of organic, artisan European-style cookies are made with nutritious einkorn flour for a healthier, lower-calorie dessert.
As snow and cold temperatures move in to stay, arm yourself with this creamy white chili recipe to warm you up.
A study has found that healthy fats and oils may make fried foods better for you.
New research suggests lowering blood pressure may be as easy as eating foods with isoflavones.
Organic spelt flour makes for a simple and healthier replacement for white flours in many recipes.
What you eat throughout the day can affect how you sleep at night. Avoid these five foods for a better night’s sleep.
New studies show that ginger, in addition to its other health benefits, may help regulate the body's inflammatory response.
Despite what you may have heard, you don't need to suffer through extreme diets or complicated menus to burn calories. Boost your metabolism with these great tasting herbs that you may already have growing in your kitchen garden.
Explore the many health benefits of cauliflower, from cancer prevention to digestive support.
Dehydrated foods are high in nutrients and easy to transport and store, but buying them at the store can be costly. Investing in a food dehydrator can save you money, allowing you to make your own beef jerky, dried fruits and fruit leather at home.
John Masters Organics Shine On keeps your hair soft and shiny.
Acne can be caused by a number of factors, from poor nutrition to hormonal imbalance. Learn how to combat acne naturally with these home remedies for acne treatment.
Headaches are one of the most common ailments. Next time you’re suffering from one, try one of these natural home remedies for headaches and pass on conventional painkillers.