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I Feel the Need for Seed!

Spring is just around the corner and it will be here before you know it. Now is a great time to start preparing your garden bed or pots. Turn the soil in your garden, and add more if necessary. You may also sprinkle nutrients such as organic compost, manure and peat moss over the garden […]

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The Dirty Dozen and Clean 15

We all want to feed our family the healthiest food that we possible can, but we have to stay on budget. We all know about the chemicals, pesticides, antibiotics and hormones, that are present in the foods that we eat. Many of us are trying to live more frugally; by stretching our already tight budgets […]

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A Yummy Twist For “healthy” PBJ’s

Here’s a very tasty and healthy twist to the traditional Peanut Butter and Jelly sandwich. We’ve seen healthy versions that switch up the traditional peanut butter and jelly sandwich. Swapping “white” bread with whole grain (and now) gluten free bread. Of course organic peanut butter and strawberry preserves made them a bit healthier, but there […]

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Berry Special Summer Fruit

BERRIES! Among summer’s most delicious treats is the abundance of berries! This is the time to take advantage of the super anti-oxidant benefits in blueberries. Fresh strawberries, raspberries, and blackberries are an excellent source of fiber, as well as vitamin C. A single cup of berries was found to top the list of all fruits, […]

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Strawberry Goat Cheese Quinoa Salad

Are you looking for a healthy summer salad that’s different from anything you’ve seen or tried? Well have we got one for you!! Quinoa supplies protein and texture. The strawberries are sweet and high in Vitamin C. Goat cheese adds a creamy tangy consistency that melts in your mouth. The crunchy sprouts and refreshing mint […]

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Put Color in Your Diet

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Spring Clean Your Diet

Spring has arrived, with longer days and warmer weather, and a new crop of fresh produce. This is the perfect season to “spring clean” your diet. Out with the heavy fall and winter menu, and in with lighter springtime fruits and veggies. In-season produce reaps the most nutritional value so here’s what to look for […]

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The Benefits of (Sweet) Lucuma Powder

Have you been craving something sweet, but don’t want to consume unhealthy sugars? Well, we have wonderful news for you! Lucuma powder tastes like a cross between sweet potato and maple ( similar to butterscotch or caramel). In powder form, it’s granulated and resembles brown sugar. Even better, it’s healthy for you since its rich […]

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Smoothie vs Juice

What’s better? … Juice? or Smoothies? The answer is … They are equally nutritious, but the difference is how your body and digestive system processes it. Check out the chart below:

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Nature’s Medicine Cabinet

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