Apple Cider Vinegar— A Natural Tonic

Apple Cider Vinegar has been historically used for centuries. Perhaps beginning around 400 B.C. when Hippocrates, the Father of Medicine used it as a cleansing and healing agent. It is important to know that not all Apple Cider Vinegar is equal. We use Bragg Organic Apple Cider Vinegar which you can usually find at any grocer or online at Amazon …

Apple Cider Vinegar– A Weight Loss Miracle? Fact or Fiction.

Apple Cider Vinegar (ACV) has gotten a lot of attention in the world of weight loss. In my research I read story upon story that had me wondering just what ACV can do for our health. The ACV we are referring to is the version that is raw, unpasteurized and contains “the mother”. Not all of the products out there …

Vinegar– Friend or Foe?

Vinegar is a common household staple used for everything from a laundry booster to a condiment to a pickling agent. So what is vinegar exactly? If you’ve ever tasted vinegar, you know it as a sour-tasting liquid. It is comprised mainly of acetic acid and water. It’s made by fermenting alcoholic liquids such as wine, cider or beer which produces …

Home Uses For Baking Soda

Baking soda is sodium bicarbonate which is part of the natural mineral natron. It is high in alkaline salt and has a bitter/salty taste. It reacts with acids (such as vinegar) to create carbon dioxide gas. Baking soda contains no aluminum like baking powder does. Baking soda is commonly known as a leavening agent in quick breads where it reacts …