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Cacao-Sesame Cookies with Ginger Marmalade: Recipe

Cacao-Sesame Cookies with Ginger Marmalade: Recipe

I made these cookies last night and just had to share them with you all! My basic format was this Martha Stewart recipe for chocolate […]

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Make Your Own Kale Chips: A Healthy, Crunchy, Savory Snack Recipe

Make Your Own Kale Chips: A Healthy, Crunchy, Savory Snack Recipe

If you’re going to be addicted to something, it might as well be one of the healthiest foods on the planet.

by × January 22, 2013 × 4 comments

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Green Beauty for Drag Queens & Makeup Fiends: Dramatic Eyes

Green Beauty for Drag Queens & Makeup Fiends: Dramatic Eyes

Does loving dramatic, edgy makeup and hair styles mean you’re stuck with potentially toxic beauty products that get great results, but might be slowly poisoning […]

by × January 14, 2013 × 1 comment

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Stem Cell-derived Skin Care Products: Risky, Disturbing, and Unregulated

Stem Cell-derived Skin Care Products: Risky, Disturbing, and Unregulated

Stem cell creams and treatments are being offered over the counter and in personalized formats via high-end cosmetics companies (and a few well-known department store […]

by × January 9, 2013 × 0 comments

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Woman Grows New Bones Around Her Eye After 20K Plastic Surgery Goes Awry

Woman Grows New Bones Around Her Eye After 20K Plastic Surgery Goes Awry

Yes, it’s frustrating watching oneself age; the only solace that I can take is that EVERYONE has to go through it. Unless you end up […]

by × January 8, 2013 × 0 comments

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Eco-Chick Tested: Cherlyn Skincare Clarifying Serum

Eco-Chick Tested: Cherlyn Skincare Clarifying Serum

Cherlyn Clarifying Serum is an intensive treatment formulated with potent fruit extracts, such as bilberry, that provides the skin with highly bioavailable alpha hydroxy acids. […]

by × January 4, 2013 × 2 comments

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Lurk’s All Natural Perfumes: Luscious, With an Organic Life of Their Own

Lurk’s All Natural Perfumes: Luscious, With an Organic Life of Their Own

Lurk perfume founders Anne Sanford and Kristi Head. All-natural perfumes have been an incredibly elusive luxury for scent lovers like myself. I grew up sniffing […]

by × December 28, 2012 × 0 comments

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Are Kids Sicker Today Due to Pesticides in Our Environment?

Are Kids Sicker Today Due to Pesticides in Our Environment?

An October 2012 report by Pesticide Action Network North America examined dozens of recent studies and concluded that the influx of pesticides in our society […]

by × December 27, 2012 × 0 comments

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My Curly Hair: How (and Why) I’ve Learned to Embrace (and Even Love) It

My Curly Hair: How (and Why) I’ve Learned to Embrace (and Even Love) It

As part of my own personal project of loving who I am as I am (and as I age), I have been experimenting with wearing my curly hair out and about. I’m thinking of myself as an ambassador for curls!

by × December 25, 2012 × 2 comments

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Healthy Holiday Breakout Solutions

Healthy Holiday Breakout Solutions

Breakouts aren’t only for teenagers. This time of year is taxing on everyone’s skin. Stress, lack of sleep, or diet — caused by the end […]

by × December 18, 2012 × 2 comments