Organic Spa Blog

A Fierce Green Fire

After watching this powerful documentary, I’m still hearing the almost human screams of harpooned whales. The Love Canal children, with their genetic defects and altered chromosomes due to 20,000 tons of toxic chemicals in

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Why Organic Cotton?

The more intensively a textile comes into contact with the skin (and the more sensitive the skin), the higher the human ecological requirements to be met. –Oeko-Tex Standard 100 Some eco-friendly solutions require bales of

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Delicious New Supplement, a Super-Berry Antioxidant

I realize how many, many Americans are always on the lookout for the next “miracle” herb that’s new to us but long-used in other cultures, such as the trusty acai berries or gingko biloba.

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Safe Travels With Reusable Luggage Tags

We’re all familiar with the 3R’s of reduce, reuse, and recycle. All three actions help to save money, energy and natural resources. But what about the amount of time we spend on trying to

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Boost Your Energy Level in 5 Minutes

I had the ultimate pleasure of interviewing integrative medical doctor Ann Marie Chiasson, MD, who explores and practices healing Energy Medicine, which is the ancient art of working with the subtle energetic flows of

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Natural, Organic Way to Neutralize a Room

It is inevitable for most to reach for a common air freshening spray in order to neutralize a nasty odor, but these sprays are tough on the environment and often exacerbate allergies. Plus, most

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Setting A Global Table With Sustainable Dinnerware

Are you a coffee and design addict like myself? If so there’s a product out there that might feed your addiction. And no, I’m not talking about a new coffee maker but Sobremesa’s coffee

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6 Natural Health Tips for American Heart Month

February is American Heart Month. It provides a healthy-heart opportunity to focus on the organ that beats around 3 billion times, nonstop, in the average human lifetime.  Your heart sustains you, provides life-giving oxygen,

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The Green Guy’s Perfect Day: San Francisco

San Francisco has seduced me. I just visited for Valentine’s Day Weekend as a guest of the San Francisco Travel Association for their “49 Hours of SF” program and I departed without my heart.

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American Heart Month and Your Flu Shot

I am beginning to feel sniffly again, are you? To battle cold and flu naturally during American Heart Month, I am drinking more green tea throughout the day for its immune effects, I am

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