Tea Tree Oil for Oral Care

How Tea Tree Oil and Propolis Can Keep Your Teeth Healthy Including more natural ingredients in our everyday routines is something that has become very popular over the last few years. With this trend on the rise, more and more companies are putting out all natural products including deodorants, body washes, and even toothpaste. One…

Treat Your Cough with Honey

Treating a Nagging Cough the Natural Way When a cold hits, one of the most annoying symptoms is a nagging cough. Not only is coughing irritating to the throat, it can be a key attribute to spreading germs and also a nuisance to other. When looking into remedies to soothe a cough, there are many…

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The History of Beekeeping

When Did Beekeeping Begin? Beekeeping is becoming a popular occupation as the importance of increasing and sustaining honeybee populations becomes more imperative. But, where to beekeeping get its start? Prior to 1500, honeybees were only found in areas of Africa, Asia and Europe. Honeybees were first brought to America until the sixteenth century, meaning Native…

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Honey Lemonade Recipes

Delicious Lemonade Recipes for Your Next Summer Party With the warmer weather here to stay, many of us are planning our summer barbeques and get-togethers. A summertime drink staple is definitely lemonade and there is nothing better than the homemade variety. Homemade lemonade often needs to be sweetened and a much healthier alternative to adding…

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Songs About Honey

Another Way Honey is Creating a Buzz in Mainstream Culture For many of us, there is a song we can think of at any given time that relates to what we are thinking, feeling or experiencing. Just like there are songs about love, animals, sadness and many other things, there are also a lot of…

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Fake Honey Dealer Arrested in Ghana

Man Arrested for Pushing “Fake” Honey Concoction Abu Adams, a 23-year-old man residing in Sukura, has been arrested in the Prampram District for being a fake honey dealer. Adams is being accused of defrauding many individuals, including law enforcemen,t by selling the concoction of jiggery, sugar, and ghee and passing it off as honey. According…

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Baked Honey Yams

Baked yams or candied yams are usually reserved for our favorite holiday or family gathering. While candied yams are especially delicious, the added brown sugar can often do a number on our diets, waistlines, and overall health. When you are craving the candied yams we have always enjoyed on Thanksgiving or Christmas, you can rest…

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Can Cockatiels Eat Honey?

Is Honey a Healthy Table Food for Cockatiels? Like many other types of pets, bird owners enjoy sharing table scraps with their feathered friends and treating them to certain “people foods.” But, what many bird and general pet owners do not know is that some of these people foods can actual be harmful and even…