Coconut oil may already be in your home as a cooking oil but did you know that it can also be used topically for skin and hair care? Coconut oil can help with everything from soothing a dry scalp, providing the essential proteins required for nourishing damaged hair to helpng skin ailments like psoriasis, dermatitis and eczema.
Below are 10 uses for coconut oil. Coconut oil is available refined and unrefined. All references below are referring to unrefined cold-pressed coconut oil which still retains the beneficial fatty acids, vitamins and minerals.
There have been a lot of great hockey players over the years, but only a select few have managed to become legendary, larger-than-life cultural icons. Every player on this list had an outstanding career full of remarkable achievements, but there must be one that can be considered the best of all-time. Who do you think it is?
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We all love a good bargain and the convenience of online shopping. Or maybe you prefer long strolls through virtual aisles of clothing and homegoods. Everything from groceries to your next vehicle can be purchased online and delivered right to your door. These sites are the best if you like finding quality merchandise for bargain prices.
Meal planning and cooking ahead of time is one of the best ways to save time and money in the kitchen, while also allowing you to enjoy healthy made-from-scratch meals. It's also one of the best ways to help out a friend or a family member during a time of need, such as with a birth or a death in the family, an illness or an injury, or even just to say thanks! Here is a great list of delicious and healthy vegetarian meals that everyone will enjoy.
The days are getting longer, the sun is shining brighter, and the air is getting more humid and unbearably sticky. Ah yes, summer is truly upon us. And what better way to beat the oppressive dictator-like grip of the summer heat than with a classy chilled alcoholic beverage? But I’m not talking about the usual fair like beer or wine coolers I speak of the classy drinks of the gods – cocktails. Below are ten summertime concoctions that will make you forget all about those dreadful sun burns.
In these tough economic times, everyone is looking for a great deal these days. Being on a budget, does not necessarily mean that you have to make huge sacrifices and pass up things you want or you need. If you know the right place to look before making a splurge, you can save yourself some serious dough! It's easy to do if you know how to comparison shop, and of course, know where to find the bargains. Here is a list of websites that offer great savings off of retail value for items you may use on a regular basis, or for perhaps a random gift or splurge purchase.
Whole grains are all the rage in natural food stores:
There are so many different kinds of whole grains grown all around the world and many of us have only tried whole wheat. Here is a list of some of the best-known and most nutritious whole grains that you can find in grocery or health food stores. Expand your grain horizon and try a new grain this week!