Summer Yoga at the Beach for Kids

While planning your summer family activities, consider these yoga and mindfulness exercises for children to help them make the most of their time outdoors.

How Much Is Your Period Costing You?

Constantly buying pads and tampons can add up to a very large bill, inevitably costing women a lot of money. Cut down on expenses and save money by switching to reusable menstrual products.

5 Favorite Handmade Gift Shops

Eschew corporate goods and instead choose handmade gifts for everyone on your list this holiday, using these excellent Etsy shops as a jumping-off point.

Gardening with Disabilities: Horticultural Therapy

The therapeutics of gardening and gardens have been known since ancient times. Health care professionals acknowledge this and have been putting it to practice for two-hundred years in this country. Horticultural therapy is good for the whole person.

Gardening With Disabilities: Jump-Start Seedlings Indoors

Starting seeds indoors is economical, fun, and easy to do for most anyone. Gardening under lights can be as simple or complex, inexpensive or expensive as you desire. Starts can then be planted outdoors in easily accessed containers or raised beds.

Celebrating Horseradish: The 2011 Herb of the Year

The Lemon Verbena Lady and her Herbal Companion celebrated Herbfest and the 2011 Herb of the Year, horseradish, at The Village Herb Shop in Chagrin Falls, Ohio.  This was an herbal destination not to be missed.

Herbie Road Trip: Herb Fest in Beaumont, Texas

My herbie radar goes into overdrive during this time of year and I’m on the prowl for celebrations of all things herbal. How fortunate to know about the Herb Fest in Beaumont, Texas—my old stompin’ grounds.

Boost Your Metabolism With Herbs

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.

Reduce Clutter with Fair Trade Storage Baskets

Baskets make great storage, helping you to reduce clutter around the house. Add a touch of character and culture to your home’s décor with a fair trade storage basket.

Spooky Snacks for Halloween

Try these spooktacular treats for your Halloween celebration. We've got mummified hot dogs, terrifying punch and much more.

Green Your Life: It’s in the Bag

Natural Home intern Dani Hurst explores practical plastic bag alternatives as well as ways to reuse the ones she already has.

Going Baggy

Matt gets a reality check on his reusable bag habit and what needs to be done to really help the environment.