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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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5 Harmful Chemicals in Personal Care Products

We’ve talked about 5 harmful food additives you should avoid (you can find that here) so now let’s move to our personal care products.  A study by the Environmental Working Group reveals the average American woman puts 168 synthetic chemicals on her body each day.  168!  That’s simply crazy to me, I don’t wear much […]

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5 Harmful Food Additives You Need To Avoid

Oh, that time between New Years and Spring.  Let’s talk harmful food additives!  It’s the perfect time to begin purging all the crap from your life and adopting new habits.  I always find that with all the excitement and business around the holidays, there’s not enough time to assess where we are and what changes […]

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My Non-Toxic Food Storage Choice

Last night as we were cleaning up from dinner, my husband asked if we were going to save the leftovers.  I suggested that we let them cool off before putting everything away.  He went ahead and got out a plastic container to put everything in, after it cooled.  I began to think, is that plastic […]