Carunculate seed of Ricinus communis (Castor beans) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
I know you guys get my Healthy Junk posts through this platform, so I’m sure you saw my post on Castor Oil about a month ago (if you don’t remember, take a look at it here). My hair has been growing at an exponential rate (and now I just realized that I can’t cut my hair yet because we’re doing the length challenge next week…arrgh…more on that in Healthy Junk lol) and my skin has been reaping the benefits as well!
Since this is a health blog, I’m going to talk about some of the benefits of my castor oil concoction. Before I do that, let me take you on a slight journey from the beginnings of this challenge to what I am using now… Continue reading →
I’ve been having problems with my pipes for a longtime. The bathroom pipes inside the walls are really old and I just realized that my pipes in the kitchen sink are really old too! Take a look at this pipe for my kitchen sink!
For months, I’ve had this leak and wasn’t sure where it came from. So I did workarounds (towels on my kitchen tiles to catch the puddles) until they did nothing but make things worse. I even ignored the issues for a while. There would also be moments where I would have someone come to take a look but their “fixes” wouldn’t be enough…they would have to come back weeks later, only to determine that the problem was something else, somewhere else.
Sound familiar? Don’t we do the exact same thing with our “internal pipes” and overall health? Continue reading →
Sometimes, it takes a while for information to sink into our brains. Especially now that there is soooo much coming from TV, Internet, and unknown voices that whisper some how into our psyches. When I got this information, I was a little peeved…only because I’m mad I didn’t get this sooner.
I’ll go in my chronological order, even though this is not the order of events in this story. I want to go with my own order so that you can see my thinking process and how sometimes, learning things later can really help your awareness to grow…