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Is Coconut Sugar Any Better Than Table Sugar?

Coconut sugar is an alternative sweetener that is richly flavorful. Along with local Hawaii honey, it's one of my favorite indulgences. Many coconut sugar companies claim it's one of the "healthiest" …

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5 Iconic Holiday Cookies Made Healthier

You may be asking who in their right mind would want to make a cookie healthier? True; itís a treat, a splurge, an immutable indulgence. However, healthier doesnít necessarily mean lower in fat or cal…

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11 Healthy Soups for Fall

Itís fall, yíall. You know what that means: soup season is upon us! (Didnít you hear? Itís a real season). To celebrate, weíve rounded up some of the best healthy soup recipes from around the web, per…

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How Healthy is Coconut, Really?

Coconut is a superstar in the healthy food world, but does it deserve its status as a superfood? Maybe not. A couple of recent pieces about coconut water were the first inklings that coconut might…

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4 All-Natural DIY Beauty Products

Think you need to shell out hundreds of cold, hard cash on pricey beauty creams and designer shampoos? Wrong! Turns out, the best all-natural skincare products on the market are hiding in your kitchen…

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5 Incredibly Healthy Foods That Taste Like Ice Cream

Summer is finally here, and nothing beats the heat quite like a fresh scoop of ice cream. But, if you are lactose intolerant or trying to abide by a healthier lifestyle, a churned mash of refined suga…

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Your Healthy Valentine: Coconut Milk Flan

Indulgences do not have to be unhealthy to be delectable. If youíre looking for an easy, body-friendly (free of gluten, dairy, and refined sugar) dessert for your holiday celebrations, look no further…

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No Bake (No Gluten) Spiced Pumpkin Bars

Need an easy, last minute dessert that wonít take up precious real estate in your oven this Thanksgiving/Hanakkah? Simply tired of baking? Have gluten intolerances to appease? Then stress no more! Thi…

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6 Awesome Natural Food & Beauty Trends

To the natural, organic and eco-friendly obsessed, Natural Product Expo East is heaven on earth. Even though the event is about half the size of its sister show "Expo West," tens of thousands of atten…

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Why Coconut Oil Is The Best Vegetable Oil

by Elaine Rosales, Contributor to Holistic Nutrition on AllThingsHealing.com A Note from ATH Supervising Editor, Sherri Carter: Coconut oil is so versatile and good for you. It's great for the kit…

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