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I've always celebrated all of my dogs' birthdays and remember every one to this day. There is no big birthday cake, but I always honor the occasion in some special way. It usually involves a new toy, treats, and extra time with my birthday dog enjoying an outdoor activity together.

According to a study by the Purina Pet Institute, 43 percent of dog owners celebrate birthdays, while 29 percent celebrate their cats' birthdays. If that's accurate, then I'm actually in the minority.

Bentonite-clayI was running around a local grocery store, Sevananda, and found two products that are totally turning me on to a new type of healing! The first product is a magnetic healing clay deodorant. It is made locally and with very basic ingredients (clay, alkaline water, tea tree oil, lavendar oil, & some other things). When I opened the container it literally looked like mud from the riverbed, but smelled completely different! It is kind of weird but it works and is the most natural product I've found. Perhaps I'll try to make some...

The second product (and reason for the extremely long article below) is AMAZING! I'll let this article from Natural News do the rest!


Apple Cider_TeaStruggles with sinus pain are terribly unpleasant, and in the thick of cold and flu season, bugs and infections are creeping up all over the place. Even with one inhale this warming pungent drink, you'll be able to breathe through your nose and feel less cloudy in your head.

SpinachFull of nutrients and delicious taste, spinach is a winter superfood. But what's the best way to eat it? Read the following surprising facts about this leafy green