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Beauty Is Wellness

Welcome to Beauty Is Wellness, a new column about the link between nutrition, lifestyle and beauty based on my website of the same name. I’m thrilled to share information about my favorite beauty foods,

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Organic Cotton Toys For A Happy And Healthy Holiday

Who doesn’t need a good laugh once in a while? Whenever I’m in the neighborhood I like to stop by my local giggle. The toy store is geared towards parents but you don’t need

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Eco-Friendly Solar Shades Keep RRGH Cool In Summer, Warm in Winter

Solar Shades are a modern solution for any home, and they have become increasingly popular over the years as people are wanting to “green” their home while also saving money. The Rocky River Green

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Buy a Product, Plant a Tree

Buy a Product, Plant a Tree

Boldijarre Koronczay, president of the Hungarian-born, Vancouver-based Eminence Organic Skin Care, is a man who likes to watch things grow. First, his business: Eminence skincare products are now sold in 24 countries around the

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healthy food and vitamins

Huge Clinical Trial Proves Multivitamins Help Prevent Disease

One of the largest, longest, placebo-controlled clinical trials ever done on the use of a daily multivitamin/mineral to prevent cancer in men has shown a remarkable 8 percent drop in overall cancers during a

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Upcycled Chairs And Stools Made For A Life-Time

In today’s throw-away culture it’s great to find products that are built to last. It’s even better if they are made from upcycled materials as in the case of Emeco’s durable chairs and stools

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Quick Veggie Meals (and side dishes) in Minutes

Fresh produce boosts immunity and fights disease. Here are several items and studies we’re covering for you this week: Sleep has a huge effect on how you feel throughout the day and nutrition plays a

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Oprah Makes Her Move Into Organic Food and Beauty

Oprah Makes Her Move Into Organic Food and Beauty

Though I don’t expect to see her in organic cotton overalls anytime soon, the New York Post broke the story that OWN CEO Oprah Winfrey filed several trademark applications to the US Patent and Trademark Organization.

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Patagonia’s New Recycled Shoes Sure Pretty-Up My Pups

Well, it’s finally too chilly out this week to sport my flip-flops for the rest of the season. Sure, I live in LA and live year–round in slip-ons and flip-flops. But: I am completely

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Reuse, Reduce, Rethink Your Disposable Coffee Cup

What size do you like as your daily cup of coffee? Having grown up in Germany I still favor a small (8oz.) cup since I never really got used to the super-sized American system.

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