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By Bardor Tulku Rinpoche.
Ignorance is that which impedes the recognition of the mind’s nature.
Our minds possess innate qualities of wisdom, which is that faculty of the mind that makes liberation and omniscience possible. For …

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Light, Lemony Simmering Air Freshener
Fri, 26/02/10 – 10:16 | 3 Comments
Light, Lemony Simmering Air Freshener

One of the more popular questions I get asked when on the Martha Stewart Whole Living sirius radio cleaning call-in that I do once a month, is what is the healthiest way to add a …

The Living Martrix – Video Trailer
Thu, 25/02/10 – 10:06 | Comments Off on The Living Martrix – Video Trailer
The Living Martrix – Video Trailer

The Living Matrix is developing a big buzz in spiritual healing circles.
The Living Matrix movie is a documentary that challenges conventional medicine to expand its understanding of human biology. The film uncovers evidence-based research in …

Written in Water; Water is Life Celebration
Thu, 25/02/10 – 9:30 | One Comment
Written in Water; Water is Life Celebration

Just released from National Geographic! Written in Water: A Message for the Future comprises a collection of essays authored by heroes and leaders in the field of water solutions and innovations—a broad range of people …

Black Beans with Mangos and Fried Lemons
Tue, 23/02/10 – 18:36 | Comments Off on Black Beans with Mangos and Fried Lemons
Black Beans with Mangos and Fried Lemons

Try these Caribbean tacos, rich with spicy black beans and a topping of fried lemon and a sliced mango. A perfect way to brighten up the winter.
Ingredients 2 teaspoons peanut oil 2 lemons, rinsed and …

Antiviral and Antibacterial Superstars
Tue, 23/02/10 – 16:53 | 2 Comments
Antiviral and Antibacterial Superstars

Here are two superstars of prevention for viral and bacterial infections, and they are considered safe to ingest. Some essential oils, while highly antiviral, may not be suitable for ingestion.
Wild Oregano Oil and Olive …

Antioxidant Smoothie – Earth Day Smoothie Contest
Tue, 23/02/10 – 9:50 | One Comment
Antioxidant Smoothie – Earth Day Smoothie Contest

Here is a healthy smoothie for The Great Earth Day Smoothie Contest! We love this as a late afternoon pick-me-up or as a “dessert” after dinner. The key to this is that it …

The Natural Pedicure – DIY Diva
Mon, 22/02/10 – 19:00 | One Comment
The Natural Pedicure – DIY Diva

I write this in mid-winter, at a time when my feet have been bundled up in socks for months. In under two weeks I am going to be wearing sandals, as I am off to …

Native Frog Wisdom
Mon, 22/02/10 – 17:46 | One Comment
Native Frog Wisdom

The frog does not drink up the pond in which it lives.
—Chinese proverb
By Annie B. Bond, the best-selling and award-winning author of five healthy/green living books, including Better Basics for the Home (Three Rivers Press, …

Kelp Chips and More – Sooooo Good!
Mon, 22/02/10 – 13:38 | One Comment
Kelp Chips and More – Sooooo Good!

Ok, I am not a fish person, and don’t like fishy-tasting seaweed, so I would not be a candidate for Seaweed Chips. That said, I couldn’t resist tasting the sample seaweed kelp fronds sent to …

Fabulous Whitewash – DIY Basics
Mon, 22/02/10 – 11:51 | 4 Comments
Fabulous Whitewash – DIY Basics

If you see sparkling white buildings on a Greek island, they have most likely been “painted” with whitewash. It has been used throughout the world, indoors and out, on plaster, concrete, masonry, and stone.
Whitewash is …