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Homemade Pop Rocks Recipe

  This is a fun partial lesson in thermodynamics! Honestly, chemical cold packs or homemade ice cream from a baggy are probably better illustrations of thermodynamics, but I just wanted a semi-acceptable reason to make pop rocks with my kids…So,

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Banana Sugar Body Scrub Recipe

By Jamie This is a great moisturizing body scrub for dry skin. The banana contains Vitamin C and B6 and a large amount of antioxidants and manganese. The sugar helps remove old skin cells, the coconut oil and coconut butter

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Children’s Winter Tea Recipe

The boys love this tea during chilly afternoons, or during our spa and yoga nights. Children’s Tea: (Serves 2) Ingredients: 1 cup water 1 cup organic grape juice 1-2 lemon balm tea bags 3 organic cinnamon sticks (3″) 1 orange

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Home Spa: Pear Coconut Butter Scrub Recipe

We rely on this coconut butter scrub recipe during the fall/winter months to keep dry and flaky skin at bay. Another perk is that it smells AMAZING. Ingredients: 1 Pear peeled cored and chopped into 1-inch squares 1/2 Cup Organic

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Recipe: Organic Crème Anglaise with Cinnamon 1

The amazing chef, Michael Roux, said once that eggs should be treated gently. He used the word “nurse” (which I totally get)- and he said they do not like to be cooked “fiercely.” After I heard that I stopped ruining

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Fruit Leather Sweetened with Honey Recipe

This is our favorite (and very easy) recipe for fruit leather. Ingredients 4 cups sliced strawberries (about 2 baskets) 1 peeled and chopped apple ½ cup water The juice of one orange The juice of one lemon ⅛-1/4 cup honey

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Home Spa: Charcoal Face Mask Recipe 1

  Why charcoal? You may have noticed more and more beauty products to improve skin complexion have “activated charcoal” listed in the ingredients. Activated charcoal is been said to draw out skin impurities and aid in healthy oil and skin

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Fruit and Herb Infused Water Recipe 3

The Institute of Medicine has determined the adequate amount of water per day for men is 3 liters (13 cups) and for women 2.2 liters (about 9 cups). – Mayo Clinic That’s a lot of water! Granted, we are getting

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