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Want Strong Hair and Great Skin? Antioxidant-Rich Citrus Smo...

I’ve been using Neocell’s Beauty Infusion powdered collagen and loving the results. To see previous posts on Neocell, click here. The comp...
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Quick! Help Me Create Some Meals with the Massive Harvest!...

Whew. Got back from the Tenth Annual BlogHer conference in San Jose feeling a bit nervous. I mean, I called everyday to say hello to the hubby and kid...
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Nutritious, Delicious, and Filling: How to Make Your Own Sun...

I’ve had mixed success with tomatoes this season. My heirloom tomatoes I grew from seed have produced “meh,”  (good but not prolifi...
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Watermelon in a Pot? Yaaaaaeeessss…....

Nothing says summer like a ripe, juicy watermelon. That’s why I’d decided to grow some despite my extremely limited garden space. Watermel...
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In Season in the “Beauty Garden”…Eggplant...

Hot summer months means eggplants…and lots of them. You’re probably noticing that these are on sale at your local market, so nows your cha...
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Yummy Paleo Brownies for Weekend Barbecue!...

When I decided to give paleo the old college try, I thought my beloved Kitchenaid mixer was doomed to go into early retirement. I’d made so many...
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Baked Chicken with Rosemary, Fig and Mushroom Sauce...

I’ve always liked figs. It’s like the perfect combo of sweet, squishy and crunchy. One day I was eating my once-daily ration and thought, ...
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Sweet and Paleo-Friendly Honey Roasted Carrots...

  Yesterday on my way to visit my Mother for Mom’s Day, I noticed something strange about my feet when I reached down to slather lotion on ...
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One of the Easiest (and Healthiest) Vegetables to Grow in a ...

I realize that not everyone is like me when it comes to gardening. While I’m out in the patio with my coffee first thing in the morning to polli...
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Cramped for Space, But Got a Fence? Consider ‘Pocket&#...

Urban gardening is coming into it’s own, and more and more innovative concepts are being developed so that more people can grow their own food n...
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No Excuses! Six Good-For-You Plants You Can Grow Without a Y...

At some point, it will cease to be winter in the Midwest and East Coast and continue to be the never-ending summer it has been in California. Usually ...
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Chef Bob’s Boston Baked Beans...

Boston Baked Beans When it comes to summer picnics, I look forward to a handful of things: blackened hot dogs on the grill, sweet corn on the cob, wat...
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Chef Bob: Braised Oxtails with Mushrooms Recipe...

Braised Oxtails with Mushrooms Recipe Flavorful beef oxtails are braised in wine and chicken stock with mushrooms, leeks, garlic, and herbs. Plan ahea...
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DIY and Inexpensive Ways to Feminize Your Wardrobe...

We all have unique fashion styles, preferences, and shopping habits. This post is for women who want easy and inexpensive ways to makeover their cloth...
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