Ladyguides: Using a Saltwater Rinse (In Your Nose)

It appears there’s a bug going around the Persephone offices, which is remarkable considering we don’t actually have an office. Selena was knocked out earlier this week, and I think because we spend so much internet time together she managed to transmit her germs to me via a series of underground tubes. With that in mind, I thought I’d share one of my home remedies that seem to be a little misunderstood: nasal irrigation. Read More Ladyguides: Using a Saltwater Rinse (In Your Nose)

Baby Steps for Reducing Your Water Footprint

Everything we eat and buy, and all the power we use takes a significant amount of water.  Most of us reading this blog are fortunate enough to live where we have access to as much fresh, safe water as we need.  Women in underdeveloped nations struggle daily to gather clean, safe water for their communities.  We can help improve the living conditions for these women and their communities directly, by donating to Blog Action Day with the widget, and indirectly, by using water responsibly. Read More Baby Steps for Reducing Your Water Footprint