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Strawberries – Growing, Buying, Eating, Health Benefits

Nothing screams spring to me like when I start seeing “local” strawberries in the grocery store.  Don’t get me wrong, I don’t mean local like from my state of Georgia, I mean local as in Florida as opposed to California or Mexico.  I start dreaming of ripe, sweet, delicious strawberries topped with homemade whipped cream […]

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11 Apps to Make Green Living Easier

Let’s face it, being green ain’t easy!  It takes some effort to live “the green way”, it’s a choice that you consciously must make but thankfully, there are plenty of smartphone apps to make green living easier.  How people were able to do it before the invention of the smartphone is beyond me.  I often […]

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Natural Ways to Treat Seasonal Allergies

Seasonal allergies can be awful and somewhat debilitating, depending on what Mother Nature decides to throw at us. If there’s one thing most Americans can count on, it’s suffering from some sort of seasonal allergy every year.  Once the trees and grasses start blooming in the late winter/early spring, the suffering begins.  I moved from […]

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How To Get Rid of Stinky Boy Smell Without Harsh Chemicals

WOAH!  What is that smell?  A friend posted a question on Facebook, asking for suggestions on how to get rid of stinky boy smell in her tween son’s bedroom.  Having recently been there myself, I had some ideas to share with her.  It seems whenever you ask for help with stink problems, people come out of […]

Is Being Vegetarian Really Better for the Planet?

Part of our journey to a greener lifestyle has included taking a closer look at the foods that we eat.  I shared here about my choices regarding organic vs. conventionally grown produce but produce isn’t the only aspect of our diet that concerns me.  What about meat?  Is it good for us or is it […]