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Jul
25
2012

Summer Activities for Kids

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Spending time with your kids doesn’t always mean you have to do something special but its great to have ideas on hand and its nice when you can turn a fun activity for the child into a learning experience.  Each moment you spend with them is a memory.  So make it count! SUNNY DAYS Go for a hike – put together a list of plants, flowers, insects and trees in your area and try to [...]

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Jun
21
2012

How to Combat Oily Skin

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Oily skin can be caused by genetics, diet, hormone levels and even the cosmetics you use.  But in 90 plus degree weather, oily skin becomes an issue that most everyone will have to deal with. So lets talk about some prevention techniques you can use, so that you don’t have to look like a greasy, sweaty mess. First I want to point out that there is a pattern to most health and skin related issues.  [...]

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Jun
19
2012

How to Stay Cool When It’s Hot Out!

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Most of the country is going to be experiencing high temperatures in the next couple days, but as much as we love the summer sun, high temperatures can be not only suffocating, but they can be dangerous to your health.  So how do we stay cool when its HOT out? Read below to find out. In your home (If you don’t have air conditioning): Keep your windows open overnight when it cools down and then [...]

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May
11
2012

18 Alternative Uses For Olive Oil

  Olive oil is commonly used in cooking, cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, and soaps AND as a fuel for traditional oil lamps.  But most people at home use this versatile oil only for its main and most common purpose, which is for cooking.  Here are 18 alternative uses for olive oil on the skin, hair, and around the home. SKIN 1.Moisturize  - apply oil on hands and feet and sleep with socks and gloves on. 2.Exfoliating sugar scrub – combine oil with sugar [...]

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Apr
24
2012

5 Great Reasons to Eat in Season

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There are many benefits to eating in season and with Spring coming on strong, now is the best time to do so!  Below are a 5 reasons why it benefits your body as well as your pocket, to eat fruits and vegetables that are in season. In season food contains more nutrients, more flavor and typically has less genetic modification.  When fruits and veggies are in season, they are at their best! Eating local and in [...]

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Apr
9
2012

Post-Holiday Detox Plan

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It’s the Monday after a holiday and many of us are most likely feeling several pounds heavier.  I know I am. So how do we make ourselves feel better about a “few” holiday indulgences and get back on a healthy track? Here are five quick and easy ways to burn off unwanted calories… Walk: The first thing I do after a big night of food and drink, is wake up and go for a 20 [...]

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Dec
5
2011

We’ve Hit the Hot 100 List of E-Retailers!

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According to InternetRetailers.com, StocknGo is a red-hot e-retailer! We’ve hit their Hot 100 List of E-Retailers for 2012 in the area of health and beauty. It’s a hard job that health and beauty retailers face when it comes to translating the colorful and social experience of shopping for cosmetics and related goods from store counters to the web. StocknGo shines in that department, they say. I’m loving that description! Here’s what InternetRetailer.com has to say [...]

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Dec
1
2011

Save Money – Shop Online

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Do you hunt for bargains? If you’re looking to save money this year, maybe you should consider shopping for discount health and beauty products online. Why, you say? You might be surprised at the amount of money you can save, especially if you buy in bulk. Here are just a few reasons to shop with us online: We’ve got the lowest prices on the internet…guaranteed. We back up that claim with our Price Beat Guarantee, [...]

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Oct
13
2011

Why You Should Stock Up On Health and Beauty Products

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Our new ‘Buy the Case’ program at Stockn’Go isn’t just for salons or small businesses. If you have a large family, or room mates, stocking up can be a very good idea. If you’re thinking of stocking up on health or beauty products, there are some great reasons to do so. Great reasons to use ‘Buy the Case’ at Stockn’Go: You can significant amounts of money when you buy in bulk. This, of course, is [...]

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Oct
3
2011

A Safe Halloween Costume for Your Child

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Halloween is a fun holiday. It’s great for kids – but it can be dangerous, too. Most accidents, statistically, are costume related. Use the following tips to make sure your child’s Halloween costume is as safe as possible. When picking out a Halloween costume, let your child help. They might want to wear a Green Lantern costume for children, a children’s Snow White costume, or even a Police costume for children. Whichever one you choose, [...]

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