START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

tag: Beautiful Life

The Fast Track to Finding Balance and Fulfillment

When I began to explore the power of appreciation, I realized that my deepest friendships were the ones I’d appreciated, the ones I valued enough to look after. I also remembered the relationships tha…

55 comments

5 Powerful Health Benefits of Black-Eyed Peas

Black-eyed peas, also known as black-eyed beans, are among the most nourishing in the legume family. Their name, of course, comes from the prominent black spot on their creamy skin. Growing up, my …

87 comments

3 Indian Food Habits That Are Good For Health

Let me begin by clarifying that there is no such thing as a "typical Indian way" when it comes to cooking and eating. This nation is simply too vast and varied for that. However, certain healthy tradi…

117 comments

A Surprisingly Simple Way to Soothe Aching Feet

A recent survey by the American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) revealed that nearly 77 percent of Americans experience foot pain in some form or other. The reasons range from everyday fatigue to…

84 comments

Clearing Emotional Reactions as You Go

Are you feeling the speedup of change? Many are. The accelerating pace of the speedup produces an emotional energy, which sometimes can feel like riding a wave but at other times feels like being toss…

96 comments

The Unique Yoga Pose That Boosts Digestion

Most yoga poses are done on an empty stomach. Vajrasana is one of the few that you can and should do after a meal. The Sanskrit word "Vajra" means thunderbolt or diamond. Loosely translated, Vajrasana…

65 comments

The Dangers of Antibiotics: A Personal Story

I have just emerged from a health-horror story. Sadly, the person who scripted it was none other than—myself. Some weeks ago, I began feeling uneasy at work. My forehead felt warm, and my hands gre…

66 comments

Stay Toxin-Free With Coriander & Fennel Water

When the mercury soars, it's important to stay cool. For centuries, Ayurvedic healers have believed that toxins, called "ama" build up in the body at regular intervals and must be flushed out lest the…

45 comments

Chickpea Curry with Spinach and Spices

I love chickpeas. In India, we never eat them out of a can. Instead, raw chickpeas are washed, soaked overnight in clean water and cooked the next morning with a few spices. An immensely popular food …

85 comments

3 Reasons You Should Enjoy Grapes in Moderation

Bursting with juice and fragrant with freshness, a bunch of grapes is irresistible indeed. They are in season now, so the time is ripe for reaping their multiple health benefits. But before you go gra…

89 comments

meet our writers

Megan Zehnder

Megan is an editor and producer for Care2's Healthy Living. Her main priorities are to live simply and build meaningful relationships with the people... more

people are talking

thx for sharing with us.

Way to go, Mama T! Plant-based eating is becoming ever more popular and mainstream. I say Hurrah! …

Try it in Texas.

An adult colouring book??????!!!!

site feedback

ONSITE FEEDBACK FORM

Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!