25 Sep '11, 12am

Homemade Toothpaste Recipes Tested | Care2 Healthy Living: Find out which household items make up the best homeg...

Homemade Toothpaste Recipes Tested | Care2 Healthy Living: Find out which household items make up the best homeg...

When you stop to think about it, conventional store-bought toothpaste does leave a lot to be desired. It’s very foamy, it’s sickly sweet and it’s loaded with stuff most of us aren’t familiar with, like sodium lauryl sulfate. Of all these characteristics, it’s the last one—chemical content—that most anti-toothpaste crusaders object to. They’d rather soap up their choppers with something they know and trust, such as baking soda. For those who aren’t so distrusting of the American Dental Association and the products it endorses, a homemade toothpaste recipe might just be a good fallback for when you run out of the brand name stuff that’s usually in your bathroom . But before we get to the results of the “tooth cleaning experience,” please be aware that none of these recipes is presented here as a recommendation—not for fighting cavities nor oral hygiene nor improving your lov...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/greenliving/homemade-toothpaste-reci...

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Celestial Homemade Food for Cats: The feline has emerged through the stages of evolution as an obligate carnivor...

Celestial Homemade Food for Cats: The feline ha...

care2.com 24 Sep '11, 10pm

The feline has emerged through the stages of evolution as an obligate carnivore, which means that all cats, from the domes...

Green Crafting & More on Eco-Pets | Care2 Healthy Living

Green Crafting & More on Eco-Pets | Care2 Healt...

care2.com 24 Sep '11, 9pm

Listen, laugh & learn with the Green Divas (and Green Dude Scott) anytime – Podcast here! An all diva crew again this week...

Gratitude is Good Medicine | Care2 Healthy Living: Appreciating what you have rather than what you don't have is...

Gratitude is Good Medicine | Care2 Healthy Livi...

care2.com 25 Sep '11, 9pm

Sometimes the best way to show our appreciation is a hug. When I was given my first cancer diagnosis in 2006, I had been l...

Animals Are Flood Victims Too | Care2 Healthy Living

Animals Are Flood Victims Too | Care2 Healthy L...

care2.com 24 Sep '11, 4pm

Meet Janey, a rambunctious, yet sweet, young pit bull mix who was rescued from the flood waters that engulfed Bloomsburg, ...

10 Ways for a More Sustainable Diet | Care2 Healthy Living

10 Ways for a More Sustainable Diet | Care2 Hea...

care2.com 22 Sep '11, 10pm

By Heather Ashare for DietsInReview.com Words like “sustainable,” “eco-friendly,” and “green” have become commonplace in o...

Blueberry Oatmeal Bake | Care2 Healthy Living: This fantastic combination of blueberries, oats, walnuts and ging...

Blueberry Oatmeal Bake | Care2 Healthy Living: ...

care2.com 22 Sep '11, 5pm

by Chef Heather Casto , Contributor to All Things Healing Healing Recipes Blueberry Oatmeal Bake (9 portions) 2 1/2 cups O...

20 Ways to Use Old Pantyhose | Care2 Healthy Living: The global hosiery market is expected to reach $20.3 billio...

20 Ways to Use Old Pantyhose | Care2 Healthy Li...

care2.com 24 Sep '11, 1am

The global hosiery market is expected to reach $20.3 billion by 2015, that’s a lot of pantyhose and tights. Perhaps one re...

Savoury snack recipes: #recipe #recipes #cooking #snacks #sgfood

Savoury snack recipes: #recipe #recipes #cookin...

food.insing.com 27 Sep '11, 3am

But other than the usual sweet treats like cakes and cookies, here are three savoury snack recipes to satisfying your crav...

Detox Your Home & Body | Care2 Healthy Living

Detox Your Home & Body | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 23 Sep '11, 12am

Imagine waking up without an ache or pain, cruising through your day with energy and ending it by enjoying a refreshing ni...

The Essential Guide to Dog Food

The Essential Guide to Dog Food

care2.com 21 Sep '11, 1am

These days we often hear reports about dog foods that can harm our pets. In 2007, over one hundred dog food brands — inclu...

Cost-Saving Tips for Healthy Eating (video) | Care2 Healthy Living

Cost-Saving Tips for Healthy Eating (video) | C...

care2.com 21 Sep '11, 5pm

Alexandra Jamieson and Chloé Jo Davis are besties – brainy vegan Mamas with a common goal; helping the world eat cleaner! ...

Healthy food made easy. Say no to MSG-laden take-outs! Try these simple recipes. #sgfood #sg #cooking #recipe #recipes

Healthy food made easy. Say no to MSG-laden tak...

food.insing.com 05 Oct '11, 3am

Here, these three recipes are especially great for working (and cooking) professionals and moms. On top of being healthy, ...

5 Ways to Help Save Bees | Care2 Healthy Living

5 Ways to Help Save Bees | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 21 Sep '11, 12am

Pesticides are a major culprit in Colony Collapse Disorder, and the best way to help bees is to stop spraying the stuff! 2...

Pumpkin recipes

Pumpkin recipes

mnn.com 04 Oct '11, 3pm

– You can use canned pumpkin or your own pumpkin puree in this recipe that is flavored with sausage. Substitute four cups ...