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Our bodies have 4 system that eliminate toxins, and many auxiliary ways that work with those systems to help in the toxin elimination. However, the amount of chemicals the average person gets everyday is very high, which then creates a level of toxicity that is much more that what our system can cope with. Many people are starting to use an organic juice cleanse to reduce their chemical intake and help their system detoxify.
The U.S. federal dietary guidelines are that one person get between two to three cups of vegetables, and one and a half to two cups of fruits per day. The average American does not eat that recommended amount, 91% do not eat the correct amount of vegetables and 87% do not eat the correct amount of fruit. A simple cold pressed juice per day could help us get the recommended amount and (more…)
The holidays are so close that we can almost hear the slighbells ringing from our bedroom window. And for the hosts and hostesses out there, you know what that means: it’s time to break out your best platters and hors d’oeuvre recipes!
Typically, dinner guests want challenges. They want their taste buds to feel excited by new, and exotic foods and flavors. But luckily, Christmas is no that time of year. Rather, people are looking for tradition, old favorites that evoke feelings of satiety and family time in their warm and nostalgic hearts.
But what if you could have the best of both worlds? Hors d’oeuvres that don’t only warm the belly and taste like home, but also give your guests a little something extra to talk about.
Check out these 2 out-of-the-box Christmas hors d’oeuvre recipes. (more…)
You’re in love, he proposed and you said yes! You pick the date and now it’s time to start the real planning. However, things are going quite the way you planned and family members are causing a lot of drama. This article has the answer for you. Two words: destination wedding. No one can interfere and you can have your dream day to which they are or are not invited depending on your decision.
There are some absolutely beautiful and romantic wedding places that include the traditional Sunday brunch buffet or day after wedding brunch depending on when your wedding as well as many other amenities you will love.
Let’s look at some of the best places to have a wedding.
Arubas sits firmly at the top o (more…)
Everyone is always looking for good and nutritious party snacks. Contrary to popular belief, party snacks can taste amazing AND be good for you! Canada has over 15 public holidays (and as many as 22 depending on the area), which is prime time for spending time with your family and friends and making snacks to share. Some fun and fresh ideas that are relatively simple to prepare include lettuce wrap recipes, recipes with hummus, and deviled egg recipes. With Canada having a prevalence towards being overweight or obese (meaning their energy intakes are greater than their energy expenditure), it can always help to have more low fat (but still delicious!) recipes on hand.
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Top Green Tea Diet
Your daughter has definitely entered an entirely different part of the country. Her phone calls home are about crawfish boils, creole dishes, and other kinds of cajun specialties. Her first three years at college have been south in the state of Louisiana and after she completes her Bachelors Degree this year she may be staying [...]
While we typically think of flowers as something just to be seen, humans have always known that certain flower petals can also be eaten. Today, the crystallized rose petal and other edible blossoms are used in many different ways to enhance our eating experience. Here’s what you need to know about the crystallized rose petal [...]
Few industries are growing as fast as craft brewing. In 2015, the number of operating craft breweries in the U.S. grew 15% to more than than 4,200, which was the most in the history of the country. Craft beer now makes up about 12% of the overall beer market in the U.S., and the craft [...]
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