Trick and Treat Host a Halloween that’s Natural, Healthy and Cost Conscious

Trick and Treat Host a Halloween that's Natural, Healthy and Cost Conscious - Natural Awakenings North Texas - Dallas - Fort Worth Metroplex NorthSlipping masks, sagging costumes and sugar hits can all contribute to cranky kids at Halloween. Healthier, greener and safer options will up the ongoing fun factor. Continue Reading

Make Mulch Enrich Garden Soil Naturally

Make Mulch Enrich Garden Soil Naturally - Natural Awakenings North Texas - Dallas - Fort Worth Metroplex NorthHomeowners with gardens have many natural, organic and sustainable options for mulching, which enriches soils with nutrients, helps retain moisture and controls weeds. In most regions, many types of trees can provide ingredients. In northern areas, ridding the yard of fall leaves yields a natural mulch. Continue Reading

Airwaves Activist Public Radio’s Steve Curwood Empowers Listeners to Aid Planet Earth

Airwaves Activist Public Radio’s Steve Curwood Empowers Listeners to Aid Planet Earth - Natural Awakenings North Texas - Dallas - Fort Worth Metroplex NorthAs creator, executive producer and host of Livingon Earth, the weekly environmental news program broadcast since 1990, first distributed by National Public Radio and more recently by Public Radio International, Steve Curwood keeps millions of people informed on leading environmental topics. Continue Reading

Solar Blocks

Solar Blocks - Natural Awakenings North Texas - Dallas - Fort Worth Metroplex NorthEconomics, rather than technological concerns, are now driving the adoption of clean, safe, solar electricity to preserve the environment. During this transition to a new energy paradigm, we can choose to embrace the solar imperative now, rather than later, and prepare for a post-carbon lifestyle without sacrificing our present quality of life. Continue Reading

The Sun’s Electrifying Future Solar Power is a Worldwide Eco-Goldmine

The Sun's Electrifying Future Solar Power is a Worldwide Eco-Goldmine - Natural Awakenings North Texas - Dallas - Fort Worth Metroplex NorthEnergy Engine Humankind has sought for centuries to harness the sun because the cumulative energy of 15 minutes of its rays shining on Earth could power the world for a year. Following the invention of the solar collector in 1767, a slow, yet steady evolution of other break throughs in the quest have included the photovoltaic (PV) effect, observed in 1839, invention of the first solar cell in 1954and a solar-powered communicationssatellite in 1958. Continue Reading

Happiness Goes Viral

Happiness Goes Viral - Natural Awakenings North Texas - Dallas - Fort Worth Metroplex NorthSince the tiny Himalayan country of Bhutan first came up with the idea of ditching standard measures of prosperity for a more inclusive Gross National Happiness (GNH) about a decade ago (GrossNationalHappiness.com), it has spread around the world. After gaining a U.S. foothold in Seattle, dozens of American cities and institutions have adopted the central tenets—the idea that the time has come to rethink our concept of well-being. Continue Reading

Sustainable Cityscapes Urban America is Going Green in a Big Way

Sustainable Cityscapes Urban America is Going Green in a Big Way  - Natural Awakenings North Texas - Dallas - Fort Worth Metroplex NorthToday, buzzwords like “sustainability” and “green building” dominate discussions on how to overcome the unhealthful effects of climate change, extreme local weather events and pervasive pollution. Now, a growing body of research indicates an unexpected upside of living greener; it not only makes us healthier, but happier, too. Continue Reading

Live Your True Self Four Tools Guide Us on Our Life Journey

Live Your True Self Four Tools Guide Us on Our Life Journey - Natural Awakenings North Texas - Dallas - Fort Worth Metroplex NorthStarting today, we can experience life as a naturally unfolding expression of our vision and realize the contribution we are here to make. Living a truly good and purposeful life becomes as natural as breathing as we shift into a new paradigm based on the four tools of connect, listen, trust and act. Continue Reading

DYNAMIC DUO Combining Chiropractic and Acupuncture Energizes Health

DYNAMIC DUO Combining Chiropractic and Acupuncture Energizes Health - Natural Awakenings North Texas - Dallas - Fort Worth Metroplex NorthChiropractic manipulation of the spine has long been a remedy for structural malfunctions such as aching backs and recurring headaches. Today, chiropractors are also treating neck pain from stress, plus tight shoulders and numb fingers from long hours of computer use. An increasing number of them are now incorporating acupuncture into their arsenal against disorders once treated by chiropractic alone, with great success. Continue Reading

Make Mulch Enrich Garden Soil Naturally

Make Mulch Enrich Garden Soil Naturally - Natural Awakenings North Texas - Dallas - Fort Worth Metroplex NorthHomeowners with gardens have many natural, organic and sustainable options for mulching, which enriches soils with nutrients, helps retain moisture and controls weeds. In most regions, many types of trees can provide ingredients. In northern areas, ridding the yard of fall leaves yields a natural mulch. Continue Reading