Thursday, June 23, 2011
Tuesday, June 21, 2011
We carry a wonderful selection of Wind Chimes that will calm your soul with the most serene and exotic of sounds.
Swimming Pool Equipment
We have Pool Brushes and Pool Thermometers at excellent prices! Much cheaper than you can buy at Wally World!
Perfect for entertaining and serving hors d'oeuvres indoors or out.
Sunday, June 19, 2011
Unique Garden & Patio Decor...
I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE Summer time! I love sitting on my patio watching my flowers grow. I love watching the birds. I love listening to my wind chimes. I love entertaining guests. I love watching the light reflections and the sounds of lapping water in the pool in the evening.
We take this time of year to offer special items for your Garden or Patio Decor! Most of our summer items are from Fair Trade companies who provide jobs and job training skills to various groups who are rebuilding their lives.
All of our artisans are paid a fair wage so they can provide for their families. We know you will find something that you cannot live without in our Outdoor Living category!
Friday, June 17, 2011
Aronia Juice - Nature's Healthy Antioxidant Creation - Just the Facts
Wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aronia
Efficacy in disease modelsChokeberries' [Aronia Berries] rich antioxidant content may be beneficial as a dietary preventative for reducing the risk of diseases caused by oxidative stress. Among the models under evaluation where preliminary results show benefits of chokeberry [aronia berry] anthocyanins are:
- Colorectal Cancer,
- Cardiovascular Disease,
- Chronic Inflammation,
- Gastric Mucosal Disorders (peptic ulcer),
- Eye Inflammation (uveitis), and
- Liver Failure.
"EYE DISEASES PREVENTION - Oxidative stress is implicated with the onset of cataract and in the development of age-related Macular Degeneration. Diets rich in antioxidants may help to slow these pathological processes. A diet rich in berries or supplementation with extracts was recommended for pilots or professional drivers. At present, more and more people work watching monitors or spend several hours at a computer desk. The polyphenolic content of Aronia may benefit ones eyesight!"
The Crabby Nook is currently offering Aronia Juice on their website!