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Cocktail Party Creations

We’re normally into all-ages sorts of crafts, but once in a while a crafty gal has got to cut loose! How about fancying up your next cocktail party with a home-made vodka infusion? Many store bough…

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Sexy Zinc-Filled Granola

By Rachel Venokur-Clark, Green Options Zinc is an essential mineral that carries out numerous functions in your body, including promoting a healthy immune system, protecting the liver from damage a…

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All-Purpose Gluten Free Flour Mix

Gluten free baking is not for the faint of heart or the timid of soul. The tried and true baking results that come from the familiar use of wheat flour are substantially difficult to reproduce without…

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10 Easy Ways to Boost Your Immunity

By Rachel Venokur-Clark, Green Options Flu season is here. With all the concern and worry surrounding the Swine flu, we may be forgetting that we are also more susceptible to the common cold and ot…

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Afraid of Winter Depression? Go Mediterranean

The Mediterranean diet is not only good for its more well-known reasons -- protecting against heart disease and cancer. According to a new study published in the Archives of General Psychiatry, the Me…

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Celebrate National Pomegranate Month!

By Rachel Venokur-Clark, Green Options For centuries, pomegranates have been used to promote fertility, increase vitality and to lengthen and improve human life. Foods that resembled seeds or eggs …

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Make a Reusable Shopping Bag from an Old T-Shirt

I'm always on the lookout for creative uses for t-shirts. We have a bunch collecting dust in our closets and they are readily available at resale shops.Martha Stewart has a fabulous idea for making a …

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Household Insecticides Linked to Lupus and Arthritis

New research out of Philadelphia suggests a link between women's exposure to household insecticides (including roach and mosquito killers) and the autoimmune disorders rheumatoid arthritis and lupus. …

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Five Super-Simple Steps to Green Trick-or-Treating

Getting your little ghosts and goblins ready for Halloween while attempting to minimize your impact might seem scarier than global warming, but it's so simple: you're probably already doing at least …

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Dealing With Fall Leaves the Eco-Friendly Way

The changing colors of the autumn leaves are beautiful - until they’re no longer on the trees and instead are covering your yard. Here are a couple of ways to be green with the fall colors. Skip th…

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