Tag Archives: giving back

Natural Home Remedies for Cold and Flu

Natural Home Remedies for Cold and Flu More Praise for Coconut Oil!             Last week-end I lost my voice!  What a horrible thing to happen to anyone, what an awful…

Cleaning with Coconut Oil

Coconut Oil to the Rescue! There it was; the table of my dreams!  Stuck away in the back of an antique store in Cayucos, in northern California, was a dusty…

How Much Water Do Kids Need

Mommy, can I have a drink of water?             Does this question sound familiar?  Could it be that they really ARE thirsty?  How much water do kids need?   Let’s tackle…

Tips for Shopping in January

Tips for Shopping in January: Let’s go January shopping! CLOTHING The craziest thing about January is that it’s cold and stores are putting out spring fashions!  I need warm sweaters…

‘Tis Always the Season to Give Back

‘Tis always the Season to give back! I just watched a YouTube video made by a young man, Josh Paler Lin, who gave $100.00 to a homeless man named Thomas….

Backyard Birds and the Ecosystem

BACKYARD BIRDS AND THE ECOSYSTEM I just finished reading an article in Westways magazine (January, 2015) A Natural Selection.  The author, Jeff Greenwald made a comment that resonated with me,…

Great Gifts for Teachers

Great Gifts for Teachers at Christmas FIRST, LET’S ASK A TEACHER          Teachers work hard all year long teaching our kids and we want to say  thank you!  What do…

Ugly Christmas Sweater Parties

What’s red and green with pom-pom’s all over?  An ugly Christmas sweater!  Time to get those ridiculous sweaters out!  If the sweater has lots of red and green, reindeer, felt…

Give a Forever Home to a Rescue Dog

Give a forever home to a rescue dog this Christmas! I love dogs and cats, though with four rescue dogs on the premise, right now cats are taking a back…

Clever Kitchen Tips from T

Clever Kitchen Tips from T What do these things have in common? They are all Tips from T! For years the column Hints from Heloise has helped many a homemaker. …