Chemical Sensitive? Is It Real?

2018-10-17T18:48:14+00:00October 17th, 2018|Categories: health & nutrition|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Our last blog article on Common Cause of Tiredness triggered many questions. I noticed some of us here may have fatigue caused by reactions to chemicals. Four out of our five senses (sight, smell, taste, and touch), encounter common chemicals every day. They’re found in pesticides, petrol, perfumes, vehicle exhaust, household cleaning products, personal care products, [...]

Healthy Habits for the Whole Family

2018-03-12T22:07:09+00:00December 26th, 2017|Categories: health & nutrition, lifestyle & fitness|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

With 2018 quickly approaching, we’ve put together a list of healthy habits for the whole family to adopt! January is that highly anticipated month out of every calendar year that emphasizes making New Year’s resolutions, the most popular being eating healthier and losing weight. As advocates of health and wellness for all people and our environment, [...]

Advice for Switching to a Plant-Based Diet

2018-03-12T22:04:32+00:00December 22nd, 2017|Categories: health & nutrition|Tags: , , , , , , , |

If you’re exploring the possibility of transitioning to an entirely plant-based diet, then you’ve probably already realized how much dedication and determination is necessary to stick to it. A plant-based diet may not be for everyone, but its focus on restoring your body’s health with the proper nutrients makes it worthwhile. We recently chatted with a [...]

Learning to Live with More Compassion

2018-03-12T22:07:10+00:00December 14th, 2017|Categories: karuna news|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Practicing compassion in your everyday life is just that: a practice. It takes patience, focus and energy. While we all approach it in unique ways, learning to live with more compassion is always an active state of being. Compassion is also the definition of the word karuna. It's not a ‘one-size-fits-all’ mentality, neither is it an effort to [...]

4 Natural Ways to Relieve Stress This Season

2018-03-12T22:04:31+00:00November 30th, 2017|Categories: health & nutrition, lifestyle & fitness|Tags: , , , , , , |

The hectic nature of the holidays usually has us craving natural ways to relieve stress in our lives. We’re always focusing on the next task at hand, whether it’s an urgent errand we have to run or plans we've made with a friend or an end-of-the-year project at work that needs completing. The expression ‘there’s never [...]

What’s All The Waste? 5 Ways to Eliminate Food Waste in Your Home

2018-03-12T22:07:11+00:00June 2nd, 2017|Categories: health & nutrition, lifestyle & fitness|Tags: , , , , |

Let’s just call it out, we’re all guilty of wasting food… we cook a meal, store the leftovers and forget they’re tucked away in the back of the fridge. Whether it’s your favorite mix up of veggies or pie, ultimately 40% of all food in the United States is tossed in the trash. And where does [...]

Five Food Trends Expected in 2017

2018-03-12T22:04:34+00:00January 17th, 2017|Categories: lifestyle & fitness|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Each year, we see new food trends across the industry. All-natural and healthy foods continue to see a rise in popularity for 2017, but the definition is changing. Although health foods and drinks have been popular for several years now, the trend continues to gain momentum in 2017. However, just being “healthy” does not mean much [...]