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Delicious Girl Scout Cookie Recipes

Girl Scout cookies arenít the healthiest cookie out there. They are highly processed and full of nasties like trans-fats, GMOs, and artificial flavors. But, luckily, you can easily make even more deli…

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How to Stop Buying Palm Oil and Help Save the Orangutans

It came to my attention not that long ago (sometimes I'm very behind in these things) that palm oil is one of the world's largest ongoing environmental disasters and the primary destructive force behi…

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The Girl Scouts Branch Out

The dominant association with Girl Scouts, at least for most people that are not in fact Girl Scouts, is the annual tradition of selling Thin Mints, Samoas, Do-si-dos, and all manner of green-boxed Gi…

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Girl Scouts in Legal Battle for Right to Sell Cookies

For many people, that precious window of time when Girl Scouts sell their cookies is a time-honored American tradition. And for years, many residents of Hazelwood, Missouri filled their need for Th…

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The Girl Scouts Work Towards Greener Cookies

The Girl Scouts of the USA are working on a new merit badge: sustainability. The Girl Scouts' use of palm oil in the cookies they sell annually has become a topic of debate recently, with experts a…

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Corporations Going Green

I often check in with twitter in the morning for my green news, and most of the time it's about what needs to be done (or nowadays, about the unfolding devastation in Japan) or what animals need to be…

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