Category Archives for "Health & Beauty Tips"

Apr 15

Avoiding GMO Food

By Tara Brooke | Health & Beauty Tips

Green Peace describes genetically modified organisms as: “created by taking genes from organisms such as bacteria, viruses or animals and inserting them into other, often unrelated, species. Unlike traditional breeding, genetic engineering creates new organisms that would never occur in nature, creating new and unpredictable health and environmental risks. The term ‘genetically engineered (GE) food’ […]

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Feb 01

Summer Family Fitness

By Tara Brooke | Health & Beauty Tips

Summer is just around the corner which means it’s time to get in shape and start working towards your health and fitness goals. It’s important to keep a daily record of what you are eating and how much you are working out. However, whether you are doing cardio, weights, or Pilates, keep in mind that […]

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Apr 21

Happiness and Beauty

By Tara Brooke | Health & Beauty Tips

There is nothing that can make you prettier than when you are happy. It is true that being happy makes us more beautiful! Have you ever noticed how beautiful people become when they smile or laugh? It lifts up everyone around them and it can become contagious. I think being able to find happiness in […]

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Feb 08

Flu Fighting Food

By Tara Brooke | Health & Beauty Tips

Flu season hit the U.S. pretty bad this year. Recent reports have shown that almost all of the States has already experienced elevated influenza levels. In fact, the city of Boston received reports of 700 cases of flu and 4 deaths on January 9 while there were 15,000 cases of flu reported in the State […]

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Oct 25

Should You Worry about Peanut Recalls?

By Tara Brooke | Health & Beauty Tips

Parents like me have been bothered by the recent recall on peanuts and peanut products for possible Salmonella contamination. So should we really worry about this? Salmonella can cause serious infections in young children and those with weakened immune systems. Its symptoms include fever, diarrhea (which may be bloody), nausea, vomiting, and infection that last […]

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Oct 18

Best Hairdo and Outfit Pair Ups

By Tara Brooke | Haute Moms

Nothing beats a great outfit complimented by an equally great hairdo. I think it just allows your look for the day to really come together. I’ve been looking around Fabfitfun.com for tips and I saw this article about matching your hair to mane to your clothes. Here are what I’ve come across with: Top knot […]

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Oct 08

GMOs and a Must Watch Documentary

By Tara Brooke | Health & Beauty Tips

That’s what I thought after coming across the two-part documentary called the ‘GMO Ticking Time Bomb.’ It’s a must-see documentary from Gary Null that all people should really watch. It features the dire effects of GMOs to our bodies, the lack of product labeling provisions for GM foods from FDA, and how GM crops affect […]

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