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New Green Cleaning Products Make Great "Gift Basket"

Tuesday, July 3, 2012 by Ashley G

Did you know that Swanson Health Products carries dozens of natural health cleaning supplies? Mrs. Meyer's Clean Day, Method, J.R. Watkins, Earth Friendly Products, and Dropps are only a few of the many brands that we now carry to help ensure that your home is the greenest and cleanest on the block!

My parents recently purchased a new home after living in their current home for almost 15 years. They are closing their new home within the next few days, and knowing my Mom she'll have her back seat...

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Cloth Diapers and Diaper Care for Babies

Saturday, January 28, 2012 by Ashley G
Cloth DiapersCloth diapers have always been something I was adamant about trying when I have children. Our little lady just turned 3 months old this week and I've decided to give them a try. We were lucky enough to be able borrow 8 diapers (with plenty of inserts, disposable and cloth) from a friend before we make the investment and dive into cloth diapering full time.

Also, our daycare provider has spoken very highly about her using them for her children and then her children using them for their children...Read More »

Mommy's Bliss for Baby Bliss Gripe Water

Friday, January 13, 2012 by Ashley G
Being a new Mother I have been overwhelmed with all of the wonderful, extremely helpful and educated advice from all of the mothers in my life. My husband and I had been informed a few times prior to our little one's birth of the great benefits of using gripe water to ease mild and occasional gas and stomach discomfort and I am so thankful we had purchased and stocked the all-natural herbal supplement Mommy's Bliss Gripe Water in our bathroom cabinet for her arrival.
Mommy's Bliss Gripe Water
We recently experienced the...Read More »

Ashley's Employee Order Giveaway! [CLOSED]

Thursday, August 18, 2011 by Ashley G
Ever wanted to know what vitamins, supplements and healthy foods the employees at Swanson Health Products use? Here’s your chance to peek inside an employee order and find out (and win it all)!

Hey there Swanson Readers! I have to confess, I had to stop myself from ordering every week and now limit myself to just once a month. It is just too easy to order something new and give it a try when there are so many new and interesting products to choose from. Over the past two years I have purchased...Read More »

Sizzling Green Beans Recipe

Tuesday, August 16, 2011 by Ashley G

Swanson Health Products Healthy Recipe Sizzling Green Beans
 

One of my favortie recipes for garden green beans is Sizzling Green Beans with Cherry Tomatoes and Organic Spices.

We have SO many green beans popping up in our garden this week. Luckily, we can't get enough of them and they are disappearing fast from our refrigerator. Along with beans, we have plentiful snap peas and cherry tomatoes. There really is no better natural health food option than the satisfaction of growing dinner in your very own back yard. Enjoy!

 

  • 5 cups green (or yellow) beans,...
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Easy Recipes Featuring Organic Basil

Monday, June 27, 2011 by Ashley G

100% Certified Organic Basil Swanson Organic Basil is the perfect pairing with tomato and garlic dishes. Thinking of a delicious and quick meal this week to match your busy summer schedules? Here are a few that will be a hit!

Learn more about our natural health herbs, and then shop all of our organic spices.

Swanson Health Products Healthy Recipe Tangy Meatloaf
 
Are you a huge basil fan? Try a couple of our natural organic foods Eden Foods Organic Diced Tomatoes with Basil or mix up some pesto with Simply Organic...
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Swanson Organic Sage: Perfect for the Grill

Sunday, April 24, 2011 by Ashley G

100% Certified Organic Sage (Rubbed)Support your natural health this spring with Swanson Organic Sage on the grill. This herb is 100% Certified Organic and holds a highly aromatic, minty, peppery flavor and woodsy fragrance. We have a few delicious recipes in our natural health library that I have listed for you to check out. Get that grill turned back on!

Learn more about our organic spices, and then click here to see them all.

Strawberry Granola Recipe

Sunday, February 6, 2011 by Ashley G

Swanson Health Products Healthy Strawberry Granola Recipe
 

Healthy Strawberry Granola Recipe

Ingredients:

Directions:

  1. Preheat your oven to 325 degrees. Line two baking sheets with parchment paper.Swanson Health Products Healthy Recipe Strawberry Granola
  2. In a large...
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Curious about cumin?

Wednesday, February 2, 2011 by Ashley G

Our Organic Cumin will boost your natural organic health. This herb is 100% Certified Organic and carries a smoky, aromatic flavor in all of your Mexican, Latin American and other flavorful dishes. We have numerous natural health options in our health library to use this organic spice that is good for digestion, insomnia or even the common cold.


Here are a few more natural health recipes from our health library that include...
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Healthy Pesto Chicken Pasta Recipe

Monday, January 31, 2011 by Ashley G

Swanson Health Products Healthy Chicken Pesto Pasta Recipe
 

Pesto Chicken Pasta Recipe

Ingredients:


Directions:

  1. Cook pesto mix according to directions on the package in a small saucepan. In other Swanson Health Products Healthy Pesto Chicken Pasta Recipepan, boil water for your kamut spirals and also cook according to the directions. Keep in mind, you can use any type of noodle for this recipe....
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