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Lavender

This Scent Will Make You Trust People More, According To Science

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 01.14.2015 | Science

The scent of lavender is known for its soothing properties, and for this reason is often recommended to people as a relaxation or sleep aid. But accor...

Drop Into Your Ancientness

Miriam Ava | Posted 08.18.2014 | Arts
Miriam Ava

walk the lavender fields of Provence through the grains of earth at lilac dawn when clouds are opalescent air barefoot drop into the sweetness tha...

The Scent of Bedtime

Lisa Mercurio | Posted 04.28.2014 | Healthy Living
Lisa Mercurio

The scent of lavender has long been associated with bedtime and a better night's sleep. John Parkinson, a 17th-century London apothecary believed that...

This Holiday Season, Give Yourself Less Stress

Maria Rodale | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

  by guest blogger Isaac Eliaz, MD, MS, LAc, integrative medicine pioneer Stress is a fact of life, but between Labor Day and January 2, it c...

Work Trends: Go On A Workation + Watch Your Business Explode

Alona Elkayam | Posted 11.27.2013 | Business
Alona Elkayam

What's a workation? Let me explain. We are living in chaotic times and we can never catch up. This is how people must have felt, too, at the beginning of the industrial revolution. Either you adapt and keep up, or die.

Summery Cocktails to Celebrate the Solstice

Imbibe | Posted 06.20.2013 | Taste
Imbibe

The longest -- and hopefully the sunniest -- day of the year is always a cause for celebration.

Holiday Travel Stress? Smell This

The Huffington Post | Simone Kitchens | Posted 12.21.2012 | Style

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Sweet (Potato) Dreams: Tips For Sleeping Better This Thanksgiving

Dr. Christopher Winter | Posted 01.21.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Christopher Winter

Traveling great distances and staying with friends and relatives often creates sleeping situations only slightly better than those on the Mayflower. Fear not -- here are some sleeping tips that are more effective than grabbing onto the wishbone and hoping for the best.

5 Healing Effects Of Lavender

Posted 04.28.2012 | Healthy Living

By Leslie Barrie Use this soothing purple herb to calm your stomach, mind and skin. For more on natural remedies, click here....

The Splendid Table: What To Do With Lavender

The Splendid Table | Posted 09.04.2011 | Home
The Splendid Table

The Splendid Table's® How to Eat Supper, By Lynne Rossetto Kasper Dear Lynne, Lavender is taking over the yard. I cook with it but need some i...

PHOTOS: 7 Tips For Fall Gardening

Huffington Post | Alden Wicker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

You've been weeding until your back hurts all summer, but your job isn't over yet. Before the frost sets in there is plenty to do in your garden to ke...

Try These 7 Tricks For Instant Calm

health.com | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

If you get easily stressed over the holidays then you should try some of our easy ways to relax, refresh, and re-energize this month....

7 Tips To Sleep, Perchance To Dream

Brigitte Mars | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Brigitte Mars

Blissful sleep is that rejuvenating, recharging repose in which about one third of our lives are hopefully spent. When sleep is elusive, it is best to determine and change the cause.

The Scent of Sleep

Dr. Michael J. Breus | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Michael J. Breus

If the thought of another holiday cocktail makes your stomach rumble, then seeing this article posted last week won't be appealing. But it offers some...