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Keep fruit slices from browning

Keep Fruit Slices From Browning






Keep Fruit Slices From Browning I am way more likely to eat fruit in my very busy day if it is cut up ahead of time.  But then it is not too appealing when it has turned brown. If you too want to learn some healthy ways to keep fruit slices from browning check the […]

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Teas, Tinctures, Tonics, Confusing?

Teas, Tinctures, Tonics, Confusing?






Teas, Tinctures, Tonics, Confusing?    Do you find remembering the difference between Teas, Tinctures, Tonics, confusing? I have been personally using and selling encapsulated herbs for over thirty years.  I still have a lot to learn.  Last year when I started this web site I began to make my own skin care. I love my Oil Face […]

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Edible Patio Garden






My Edible Patio Garden   It is raining right now in Northern California but for the season we have not had near enough.  That brings us all talking about the possibilities of water rations this summer. My first thoughts were that we should not plant a garden this year if we would be short of […]

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Homemade Mayonnaise






Homemade mayonnaise I have been trying a lot of new things over the past year.  Some relearning as I did them with my mom at home growing up or when I first moved away.  In the quest to be healthier and greener I just have to try more new things. Homemade Mayonnaise This was one of the […]

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Healthy Fruit Snacks






Healthy Gelatin Fruit Snacks I was looking for a way to get more fruit and healthy gelatin into my daily intake and I decided to try to make my own healthy fruit snacks.  They turned out pretty good.  Mine actually turned out very tart, luckily I like tart.  But next time I will add more […]

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Beef Broth Gelatin






Home made Beef Broth Gelatin – I have not set out to make home made beef broth – gelatin for probably over 20 years.  I have made and saved some for use when I have cooked a roast or something like that.  Anyway….I bought some Powdered Gelatin and in doing my research I was reminded […]

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Coconut Oil

Coconut Oil






I have fallen in love with Coconut oil!!! I absolutely love this oil.  I have been using it for oil pulling (teeth).  I have been rubbing it on a section of my gums in the hope it will give it some added nutrition and help it grow back a little.  (I brushed too hard and caused […]

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Slow Cooker Roast






Slow Cooker Roast – Slow Cooker Roast is a fantastic Fall/Winter food!! The mornings are starting to cool off, it is getting darker earlier, Fall is right around the corner.  I say this with mixed emotions.  I Love Summer! With Fall this year also brings my first purchase of a half of Grass Fed Local […]

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Gelatin

Gelatin – It’s many benefits






Gelatin – It’s many benefits A while ago I started researching for the next thing to stop my skin from ageing.   I have hit my mid 50’s and though I have used high quality skin care since my mid 20’s I am still beginning to see some sag happening.  Oh NO!!!! What I ran into is […]

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Rubbermaid glass

Glass Containers – no BPA






Glass Containers – no BPA A few years ago I switched out my cheap plastic storage containers to some BPA free plastic ones.  I thought I was doing a great thing.  And I still feel it was a better choice.  Now I am reading that what they have changed out the BPA for, BPS, is nearly […]

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