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Table Salt vs. Sea Salt?

Salt has gotten a bad rap over the last decade. But more and more research is showing the importance of sodium in our diet.  It is involved with the regulation of blood pressure and bodily fluids, tra…

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Not-So-Safe Foods You Should Avoid

Photo Courtesy of:  Thinkstock/iStockphoto Some foods have been promoted as "healthy," when they're exactly the opposite. Clean Plates founder Jared Koch shared nine examples.  Here's an expansion on…

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Make Your Own Moroccan Preserved Lemons

Moroccan-style preserved lemons (known as l'hamd marakad) add an essential tartness to your culinary endeavors, tagines in particular.  These lemons take about seven days to pickle, but all you need …

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Roasted New Potatoes With Fresh Rosemary & Sea Salt

I can't tell you how grateful I am that it's finally new potato season. No matter how bad my spud cravings got, I just could not bring myself to buy the soft, eye-covered, green-skinned specimens …

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Sea Senses: Beach-Inspired Home Decor (with Video)

"To stand at the edge of the sea, to sense the ebb and flow of the tides, to feel the breath of a mist moving over a great salt marsh, to watch the flight of shore birds that have swept up and dow…

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Gorgeously Green Salt Rub

Forget all the worrying about the dangerous ingredients found in most beauty products these days by making your own. This salt rub from Gorgeously Green: 8 Simple Steps to an Earth-Friendly Life b…

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Healthy Caramel Corn Clusters

National Popcorn Day is January 19. It's true. It seems that just about every food has its own holiday these days--and although I am pretty sure this is more about marketing than good old fashioned fo…

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Salt of the Earth Body Scrub

How wonderful to connect with the Earth all over your skin with this sea salt scrub that is also an itch scratcher par none. Using just the pure gifts of nature, this ultra-invigorating blend is perfe…

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Wonder Bath Cookies

Some people indulge in chocolate cookies to cure their woes—-but that type of "healing" generally lasts only as long as the cookies do. (And then you get a stomachache.) With these cookies that are ma…

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Thank you for the reminder.:)

I think they are cute. People seem to always want to kill them thinking they are rats. Dumb.

Thanks for the information. I've always found them distracting.