I started making and using non-toxic beeswax candles (made from Canadian beeswax sheets) many years ago. They are easy to roll using 100% pure beeswax and have many benefits over paraffin wax (a petroleum derivative) candles. Beeswax candles – a natural, healthy gift always enjoyed by everyone for their fragrance and safety. Easy to make so […]
Toxins found in the home, what to get rid, use of chemicals, etc.
The Easter Message Welcome … After a winter filled with ice storms, snowmaggedon, and endless rainy days, we are all surely happy to see Easter come around again. Perhaps the buds on the trees and bushes are a sign that better days are on the way. Perhaps the sun will shine again sometime near late […]
… for those with Lung Disease. Christmas is a special time of year around the world and often it can be a challenge to buy for those with handicaps or disabilities but in this case it may be more of what not to buy. It can be extremely difficult to find a “just right” gift for […]
Quite by chance while driving out to Chilliwack on a sunny Saturday we came across The Local Harvest, a new to us, farmers market, store and farm. After visiting other farmers markets today we had to check this one out. We were pleasantly surprised at the variety of local food available for sale. Here’s how to find […]
The annual controversy regarding when department and other stores should commence advertising and selling Christmas gifts and related merchandise was underway in mid September this year. To join in, here are some early ideas following a year of awareness around our home on what we could recycle, reuse or make ourselves to reduce our carbon footprint. […]