Harmful BPA Chemical on Cash Register Receipts

Find out which store receipts are coated with BPA, and how you can avoid contact. A recent study found many retail receipts were coated with the dangerous BPA chemical which rubs off and can be absorbed into the skin and bloodstream.  In lab animals the chemical was shown to cause a host of serious problems […]

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Lead Found in Kids’ Foods

July 4, 2010 by  
Filed under Green Living, Planet

Lead has been found in some kids’ fruit juices and foods (see list below) according to the Environmental Law Foundation.  The nonprofit threatened a lawsuit in a letter, along with a list of the products that contain lead levels that violate the California Proposition 65 Toxics Right to Know Law.  Lead is a chemical known to […]

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7 Affirmations for Letting Go

June 23, 2010 by

 
Filed under Spirit, Spiritual Growth

The Spiritual Law of Detachment is about letting go of our possessions, letting go of our desires and letting go of our need to control the outcome. Deepak Chopra offers 7 affirmations for practicing detachment.

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Aphrodisiac Coffee Warning

June 23, 2010 by  
Filed under Healthy Living

Passion coffee? Magic Power Coffee guarantees to improve your sexual experience.  The website of the herbal supplement claims  their  coffee is a romance enhancer that works in 30 minutes to increase sensation and sexual satisfaction.  But, the FDA warns that the supplement may have serious side effects and is investigating the product. Dr. Richard Besser, […]

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Make Fear Your Friend

June 23, 2010 by  
Filed under Emotional Health, Mind

Fear is often the door that stands between us and our happiness. But fear can be an ally. Deb Shapiro’s article shows us how to embrace fear, and guides us through the process with her meditation.

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Shrek Glasses Recalled Over Toxic Cadmium

June 14, 2010 by  
Filed under Green Living, Planet

The recall of 12 million Shrek Glasses by McDonald’s sparked debate over the toxic cadmium metal found in the glassware.  What’s at the heart of the issue? Meanwhile the company has asked customers to return the glasses, offering $3 per glass.  The company aggressively tackled the PR nightmare to restore trust.  BP could learn a lesson […]

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How to Connect to Your Higher Self

June 6, 2010 by  
Filed under Spirit, Spiritual Growth

When we plug into the energy of the Universe, we share in the attributes of our Higher Power. What once seemed mundane and meaningless, now has purpose.

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What’s in YOUR Drinking Water?

June 4, 2010 by  
Filed under Body, Healthy Living

Do you know how to test your tap water for contaminants?  Are you confused by the many water filter choices available to clean your drinking water?  Consumer Reports’ video tells you how you can find out what’s in your tap water so you know what type of filter you need.  The video demonstrates the  different […]

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Gulf Oil Spill: The Latest Staggering Numbers

May 3, 2010 by  
Filed under Planet, The Environment

Take a look at the staggering numbers in the Gulf Oil Spill that provide a snapshot of the scope of the tragedy. The Daily Green provides the latest statistics, including the size, cost and threat to life.

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Dying, the Elephant in the Room

April 5, 2010 by  
Filed under Death and Dying

There are very few irrefutable facts in this world that remain absolute. This is one: We all die. Yet it is a topic that rarely enters our conversations. We can talk to each other about the weather, the most minute details of our work, and even about who we slept with last night…(continue reading)

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