best iced tea maker

Best Iced Tea Maker: Cool off with a Delightful Drink

Finally the sun is shining, warming you from head to toe as well as the earth beneath your feet. Warmer days are on your heels and you’re excited to spend more time outside. Before you reach down and grab an ice cold can of your favorite soda, maybe you should consider a better, more satisfying option. Iced tea is a …

best essential oil diffuser

The Best Essential Oil Diffuser for Your Home

If you are looking for a great way to relieve stress, you should consider buying an oil diffuser for your home. Oil diffusion and aromatherapy can be an effective way to relax and get more sleep, but to maximize these benefits, you need the best essential oil diffuser. Not familiar with aromatherapy, but like the sound of it so far? …

Best Air Fryers

10 Best Air Fryers of 2017: Time to Go Oil-Less

Have you heard about air fryers and are here to find out more valuable information about these innovative little machines? Are you looking to be more health conscious in the kitchen but cannot seem to get the rest of your family to go along with the plan? Is a health conscious kitchen in your sights but you’re having a rough …

Best Juicers

Best Juicers 2016-2017: Comparison Chart & Reviews

There are so many juicers — perhaps too many — on the market today. It can be a very tedious process looking through all the options. How can one make sense of it all? You don’t want one that’s going to break after a couple months, but you probably don’t want to drop a couple grand on a Jamba Juice …

Food Dehydrator Reviews

14 Best Food Dehydrators of 2016: Comparison Chart & Reviews

During this food dehydrator reviews feature we will be taking a look at the best food dehydrators in our comparison table and review section. Using a food dehydrator helps families, hunters, and anyone who likes to make their own food and save money in the process. Two popular treats people make with dehydrators are jerky and fruit leathers. Demand for …

The Best Smoothie Makers

11 Best Smoothie Makers & Blenders for Delicious Smoothies

On the hunt for a new smoothie maker? It pays to buy quality. Blenders are highly prone to breaking because the nature of the work (blending up fruits and chunks of ice) is pretty demanding! Smoothie blenders that have robust motors and quality blades will last longer and provide you with many delicious treats for years to come. Nothing beats …

Ecokarma - How to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

What is a Carbon Footprint?

Most people know the term ‘carbon footprint’ has something to do with the impact of certain human behaviors on the environment. Many individuals will associate this term with time spent driving a car and the subsequent emissions that result from such actions. Some think of the carbon cap programs that are slowly becoming more commonplace in developed and even some developing …

Camellia Sinesis Shrub

Tea

Tea originated as a medicinal drink in southwest China. It is primarily made from boiling water over Camellia sinesis leaves. This shrub is native to Asia. Merchants slowly introduced it to western nations during the 1500’s. As you probably know, drinking tea and “tea time” became quite the past-time in Britain. Thanks to this development, Britons intitated mass production and …

Food Dehydrator Recipes

Food Dehydrator Recipes: Jerky, Fruit Leathers, and More

If you’re going to get into dehydrating food it is best to have a few go-to food dehydrator recipes. Dehydrating food is one of the easier food preparation techniques to get into. Especially if you have a handy food dehydrator, which will help you control the drying temperature. This precision goes a long way to creating the ideal texture and …

Best Detox Teas

11 Best Detox Teas of 2016: Kick Those Toxins to the Curb

Tea has rapidly grown in popularity in the Western world. Sometimes, it is drank as a healthier alternative to coffee. Detox tea is a special kind of tea that uniquely nourishes the body. Over time, toxins build up in the body and cause health issues. In our age, there are more pollutants in the environment than ever before. Drinking tea is …