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Review of Ginnybakes Healthy and Yummy Snacks

Review of Ginnybakes Healthy and Yummy Snacks

When the conventional consumer thinks of snacks that are healthy, organic, gluten free, non-GMO, wholesome, kosher and vegan – words like “yummy” and “delicious” don’t typically enter their mind, in fact, words like “yuck” and “inedible” sounds truer. The fact is, when I first started out eating cleaner, I had a hard time finding healthy(…)

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Environmental Appreciation -10 Interesting Facts about Zebras

Environmental Appreciation -10 Interesting Facts about Zebras

Showing off their distinctive black and white pattern, zebras are among the most fascinating creatures that graze the land. However, beyond their striking beauty and their resemblances to horses, many people know little about them. Read on to learn of ten interesting facts… 10 Interesting Facts about Zebras: Zebras are native to Africa and belong(…)

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10 Easy Steps to Success

10 Easy Steps to Success

  I was bitten by the entrepreneurial bug a little over six years ago. However, it wasn’t until a few years later that I finally took action. After carefully deliberating, I managed to convince myself that my talent to create handmade beauties would bring about swift success and oodles of pride, so I quit my day(…)

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Green Mom’s Giveaway Hop – Family Prepardness Box Giveaway ends 9/16

Green Mom’s Giveaway Hop – Family Prepardness Box Giveaway ends 9/16

Welcome to the Family Preparedness Giveaway Hop, hosted by Happy Mothering, Easy Green Mom and Brittleby’s Corner through the Green Moms Network! In honor of National Preparedness Month, we’ve teamed up with a group of bloggers to bring you the chance to win prizes that will help your family become more prepared in the event(…)

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4 Easy Natural Beauty Recipes using Pure Vanilla

4 Easy Natural Beauty Recipes using Pure Vanilla

Components of vanilla include vanilla beans, vanilla extract, vanilla powder and vanilla essential oil. They are all aromatic derivatives of the genus vanilla tree. The Totonac Indians of Mexico first cultivated vanilla beans for medicine and ritual applications, it wasn’t until decades later that vanilla was used in culinary applications. The versatility of vanilla coupled with(…)

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A Few ways to Green up your School Year

A Few ways to Green up your School Year

Welcome to the August 2014 Natural Living Blog Carnival: Green Your School Year. This post was written for inclusion in the monthly Natural Living Blog Carnival hosted by Happy Mothering and the Green Moms Network. This month, our members are getting ready for back to school. Stop by all of the posts listed at the(…)

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Review of Mommy’s Bliss Natural Kids Nausea Relief

Review of Mommy’s Bliss Natural Kids Nausea Relief

  A few weeks ago I received Mommy’s Bliss Natural Upset Tummy and Nausea Relief for Kids to review, and now I would like to tell you what I think of it. This remedy is formulated with the use of organic ginger, catnip, peppermint, dill and fennel. It is safe for little ones two years(…)

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Health Benefits of Quinoa plus 3 Easy ways to Prepare

Health Benefits of Quinoa plus 3 Easy ways to Prepare

Often mistaken for a grain, Quinoa is the nutty seed derived from the leafy quinoa plant that is closely related to spinach, chard and beets. Quinoa has been given the nickname “Mother Grain” by the ancient Inca Indians due to its vast nutritional value and extreme versatility. Quinoa appears in hues of yellow, red, brown(…)

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Environmental Appreciation – 7 Interesting Facts about Termites

Environmental Appreciation – 7 Interesting Facts about Termites

  No other insect is loathed by property owners more than the hard-working termites. The bad behavior of those little critters has cast them aside as destructive, annoying and down right pesty. However, termites are actually more friend than foe, and they would be less of an issue if we weatherize our wood, keep moisture(…)

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