Product Review- Kid’s Spry Tooth Gel with Xylitol

Although our dentist states that using toothpaste is not necessary for healthy teeth (she says you can just use water, a toothbrush, and floss), you can call it tradition, habit, or a plain old creature comfort that draws us to reach and squeeze the…

Product Review- Naturally Fresh Deodorant Crystal

If you are like me, you’ve tried dozens of kinds of naturally crafted deodorants hoping to find an acceptable product. Some brands don’t seem to work so well and others may leave you smelling more like pet urine!  Or you find something you love, and…

10 Signs That You Are Raising a Natural Family

1.  Your kids take to the natural world. Unsolicited and on their own. Our daughter Noni found this dandelion wildcrafting and then took this incredible photo (both unbeknownst to us- a surprise while uploading the photos!). Dandelions are pretty rare in Central Florida, which…

Natural Healing Centers in US and Abroad

From time to time, I am asked for information about Healing Centers. There are a variety of different options to fit different needs. Some people find it easier to drop normal life and live at a center where they may have access to natural…

Does Decaffeinated Coffee Contain Formaldehyde?

(Republished from the Aug. 2011 Healing Harvest Newsletter) What an unappetizing question!  There are two things that I have found many men to be most passionate about in their diets, and they are… meat and coffee.  First off, there is a small amount of formaldehyde…

Xanthan Gum (E415)- What is it and does it have nutritional value?

(Taken from the July 2011 Healing Harvest Newsletter) Thank you for this question of the month! Xanthan gum is used as a thickener and stabilizer for both raw or cooked foods.  It is made from a tiny microorganism called Xanthomonas campestris and is a…

Orange County Public School Buses Go Green With Biodiesel!

Healing Harvest salutes Orange County, Florida, Public School System for taking a step towards green measures.  OCPS announced earlier today that they are now fueling their 1,274 buses with B20 blended biodiesel fuel.  As part of the “Green Fleet” initiative, they also are promoting…

When is a Relationship Toxic to Your Health?

A cancer recovering client once told me that she had been in a marriage that was all wrong, and only after permanently removing herself from the relationship was she able to gain control of her health again. That is a pretty powerful concept! Unless…

2014 Central FL Urban Gardening Class

Healing Harvest: Natural & Sustainable Living Series Central Florida Urban Gardening- Zone 9b Classes: Sunday, April 6- Twilight Class 6-8pm Purchase Tickets Here Saturday, April 12 Sunrise Class 8-10am Purchase Tickets Here Cost: $35 per person *Client Discount: 2nd person from same household $10 (for any…

Living the Green Dream!

I Had a Dream… …That finding fresh food wouldn’t be as difficult as it seemed. …That one day my black thumb would turn green. …That I could choose and know for sure without a doubt, What I was eating was really void of any GMO, even…