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How to Make Elderberry Syrup

How to make Elderberry Syrup

It’s that time of year when the germs are spreading. I want to keep my family healthy so I make sure they take their vitamins, eat a balanced diet, get enough sleep, and help boost their immune system the best I can. One of the most effective ways for our family is with elderberry syrup. We have been using elderberry syrup to keep us healthy and curb cold symptoms for a year. We used to purchase bottles but it got…

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Creating a Family Recycling Center

I recently had the opportunity to visit Single Stream Recyclers in Sarasota, thanks to the Carton Council, for a tour of the incredible facility. As a “recycling novice” I was…

7 Health Benefits of Kombucha

Kombucha is an ancient beverage, descending from China and Japan for its restorative properties. I started drinking Kombucha a few years ago after reading all about its health benefits. I…

detox bath for toddlers

Detox Bath for Toddlers

This fall my girls are in all kinds of activities. From music lessons to gymnastics, we come into contact with a lot of kids, and a lot of germs. To build…