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20 Unexpected Ways to Use Apples

Apparently we've forgiven the once-forbidden apple for its tempting ways and have learned to fully embrace the sweet pomaceous fruit. Apples are the second most popular fruit (after bananas) in the c…

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6 Reasons to Try Camelina Oil

Camelina oil was first used in northern Europe hundreds of years ago for food, medicine and lamp oil. It is extracted from seeds of Camelina sativa, a plant native to Europe, which grows well in cold …


Cooking with Cannabis: A Surprisingly Healthy Culinary Delight

Be a Cannabis Foodie When the first humans were rooting around for sustenance, ethnobotanist and Harvard educator Richard Evans Schultes writes, the sticky tops of raw cannabis were likely among th…


5 Healthy Habits That Could Be Polluting the Water

You try to live a healthy lifestyle, but could some of your healthy habits be harming our waters? Here are 5 healthy habits that may have undesirable effects on the health of our water resources. W…


The Most Versatile Ingredients In Your Kitchen

When it comes to grocery shopping, a top priority is often to get as much "bang for your buck" as possible. Whether you are cooking, cleaning or whipping up a fabulous at-home facial, there are few gr…


11 Green Hacks to Stay Cool This Summer

Not only are air conditioners environmentally unfriendly, but they are pretty expensive. If you’re looking to live greener and cheaper, here are 11 tips to keep your life bearable during the next heat…


How to Make The Best Pasta Ever

Ah, pasta—it's one of the easiest and most delicious meals you can make. You don't need a recipe, you don't need a big budget and you don't need to spend hours slaving over a stove. As simple as it is…


15 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Cook in Your Waffle Iron

Do you have a waffle iron? Are you depriving yourself of homemade waffles because you don't want a unitasker in your kitchen? I have great news for you: you can make so much more than waffles in a waf…


6 Ways to Give Experiences Instead of Things This Holiday Season

The holiday season doesn't have to be all about physical gifts. There are countless reasons why getting away from that materialistic model is a great idea. Not only is it better from a financial persp…


6 Sensational Thanksgiving Superfoods

Who doesn’t love Thanksgiving dinner? When that dinner emphasizes lots of seasonal fruits and vegetables it also offers many health benefits too. Here are my six picks for sensational, health-boosting…


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