Jane Says: You Can’t Go Wrong With These Olive Oils

Here’s how to shop for oil—from looking for good producers to knowing when a bottle might be damaged.

Source: www.takepart.com

I had no idea how much there was to consider when buying olive oil. I thought I was well educated about olive oil but I have much more to learn.

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How to Make Homemade Organic Almond Milk – Recipe

Almond milk is a great alternative for those who don’t tolerate dairy. This simple DIY recipe is delicious and doesn’t have harmful ingredients like store-bought versions.

Source: wellnessmama.com

I made this recipe for almond milk with some slight variations. It is absolutely delicious but was a tremendous amount of work. I used almond meal and had to strain my liquid several times. That was arduous and my back is so sore.

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Our Year without Groceries | Issue Two | Let’s Gather

“So, when at 8, Jack came to me and my husband Josh with the idea that our family of five not visit a grocery store for an entire year, we actually sat down to figure it out because we knew he was serious. And because we knew if we didn’t give it a shot, we might end up with a railway in our backyard instead.”

Source: letsgather.chick-fil-a.com

This is my goal. I have started with making what I can without land to grow things on. But that will come in time. 

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Homemade Elderberry Syrup to Help Avoid or Beat the Flu

Elderberry Syrup is an effective and healthy remedy against colds and flu. It’s easy and inexpensive to make at home and kids actually like the taste!

Source: wellnessmama.com

Don’t have access to elderberries but am graced with a huge, prolific mulberry tree. So . . . Work with what is available and what is local. Can hardly wait to try the results.

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The History of Homelessness in America, 1640-Present – Street News Service

Throughout history, homelessness has been misunderstood in the US. “There is no such thing as ‘the homeless’. It’s a group of people just like any other —they’re individuals, they’re families, they’re old, they’re young, they’re sick, they’re healthy. People are much more complex than the diagnosis that they have.” (3265 Words) – By Ben Cook

Source: www.icyte.com

What is homelessness really about? What can be done?

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10 Healing Benefits of Ginger

In India ginger is given the status of virtual medicine chest. This wonder spice has time-tested, digestion-friendly properties and should be present in the diet of anyone who’s looking for natural ways to heal.

Source: foodmatters.tv

If I had to choose one food to use for healing and wellbeing, it would be GINGER. It has so many beneficial properties.

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The Incredible and Unbelievable Health Benefits of Turmeric Tea – Healthy Holistic Living

We all need a sweet treat from time to time and this is my go to drink. It smells heavenly and is a great drink either first thing in the morning or as a treat…

Source: www.healthy-holistic-living.com

This drink seems to be more popular than I realized. I guess it has come onto my radar as an indication that it is a good idea for me to use.

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Turmeric Tea: A Liver Detox and Cleanser – Primally Inspired

Learn how you can detox your liver by making a delicious and soothing turmeric tea using the powerful liver cleansing herb, turmeric.

Source: www.primallyinspired.com

I tried a cold bottled version of this yesterday for the first time. It has a very unusual taste that may take some getting used to. But I liked it very much. I plan to make it myself as part of my ‘Back to Basics’ Project 

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