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Did you know that a few items from your kitchen can create the perfect natural homemade chocolate body scrub? That’s right! You can create the luxurious natural body scrub that you would buy at a specialty beauty shop. This recipe only takes minutes and costs less than a dollar to make. The following recipe was enough to create 3 small gifts. You can manipulate the measurements to create larger amounts. Homemade Chocolate Body Scrub Recipe:1/2 cup white sugar 1/2 cup brown sugar 1/4 cup cocoa 1/2 cup olive oil (can use less...

Did you know that there is a strong connection between Diabetes and oral health? Diabetes can reduce the body’s resistance to infection, which can affect gums.  A common oral health problem associated with diabetes is periodontal disease. Periodontal disease is a  chronic inflammation and infection of the gums. High glucose levels in saliva help plaque thrive on your teeth. Plaque can harden into tartar which makes brushing and cleaning between teeth more difficult. It is important for people with Diabetes to look for the following....

I am so excited guys! I just discovered this awesome program by Jingit to help you earn money for your school and make money for yourself! This program is so awesome I just had  to share it! When you go shopping for your weekly groceries you can now buy the things you are already planning to buy but now you can ALSO make money for you and your school! They offer bonus Box Top for Education that are sent right to the school of your choice. It is so easy! Who’s Jingit?  A tech start up company that allows great brands like General Mills...

Last week I shared with you the mission of Sunkist and Take a Stand for Charities. I told you about the online tools to prepare for a lemonade sale such as poster, recipes, and pricing tracker are available for a free download. And because sometimes it’s just more fun to have an “official” lemonade stand for selling, Sunkist is releasing new, limited edition 2012 stands that will spark creativity and help kids personalize their charitable giving efforts. The freshly redesigned stands are one-piece, easy to assemble and each comes...

Both The Salvation Army and The American Red Cross are ready to step in and manage the relief efforts for the Gulf Coast in the aftermath of what is now Hurricane Isaac. This slow moving front, which has been making headlines for days, is expected to have a broad impact- from the Florida Panhandle to New Orleans. Weather experts  are predicting wide spread flooding from both heavy rain and storm surges, power outages, and beach and road erosion.  Northwest Florida has been battening down the hatches, and we are prepared from some heavy...

When I think back on summers as a child one thing I remember is lemonade stands. My brothers and I would make cold drinks and set up a crazy table aka stand. We would sell for pennies. It was so much fun! What better way to spend a hot summer day than with a cold, refreshing drink!The award-winning Sunkist Take A Stand ® campaign is back this summer with an exciting twist! Starting now, Sunkist Growers is encouraging families across the country to host a fresh lemonade sale to raise money for a charity close to their hearts with help...

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