Natural Toilet Bowl Cleaner


No one likes to clean, especially the bathroom, but here is one recipe to help make that task a bit more bearable! Prep time: minimal Ingredients: baking soda white vinegar disinfecting essential oil blend Blend combinations are really of your choosing. You could mix lavender, lemongrass, rosemary and tea tree oils. Another combination might be […]

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Plant now for Fall crops


By Jeanne Ruczhak-Eckman There is a time to plant and a time to harvest. Mid to late July is a time to plant if you are looking for fall crops. Now is the perfect time to plant eggplants, peppers, and tomatoes. The Farmers’ Almanac points out that it is a good time to plant fall […]

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National Organic Organizations and Farmer Groups among Those Opposing Senate GMO Labeling Deal


WASHINGTON, DC – Organic organizations and farmer groups nationwide are among groups and individuals opposing the GMO labeling bill. The bill, which is being offered by Senator Pat Roberts (R-KS) and Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), is “discriminatory and deeply-flawed,” according to the Center For Food Safety. “Organic organizations, farmers and companies rightly fear that this bill […]

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Don’t Let Mosquitos Ruin Your Holiday Picnic


By Jeanne Ruczhak-Eckman Imagine for a moment family and friends are in the back yard getting ready for your Fourth of July picnic. The kids are squealing with delight playing with a sprinkler. The smell of burgers on the grill fill the air. Your friends comment on how great your landscape looks, with just the […]

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Amikaeyla Gaston to speak at Women’s Herbal Conference

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By Jeanne Ruczhak-Eckman Amikaeyla Gaston will be the featured Keynote Speaker at the 6th Annual Mid Atlantic Women’s Herbal Conference this fall. The Conference will be held 1-2 October 2016 at the Kempton Community Center in Kempton, PA. Saturday evening, she will discuss “Embracing Ultimate Dynamism – The Bold Art of Unleashing Your Authentic Voice […]

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