Ultimate Super Foods

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Today most people’s diet is composed of mainly processed foods. There are are a wealth of nutrients in whole, natural foods. This is a list of ultimate super foods that everyone should be including in their daily diets. Superfoods you should be eating and why Fernanda Beccaglia / VOXXI News “Think green: When shopping for superfoods, think in vibrant, green …

Best Laying Chicken Breeds

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What are the best laying chicken breeds? Have you ever considered raising chickens for eggs and possibly for meat? Chickens are a great way to be self sufficient and they make great pets as well. Here are some choices to get you started. Chicken Breeds for Homemade Chicken Coops (author unknown) “The first is the Plymouth Rock. It’s a breed …

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Coffee Ground Uses-Using Coffee Grounds In The Garden

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If your like me, you enjoy a good cup of coffee in the morning to get your day started. So, I thought I would share some coffee ground uses that I use in my garden. I use coffee grounds in several ways. First they are an excellent addition to the compost bin. I also throw them directly into my raised …

Awesome Dessert Recipes From Scratch

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PEACH MERINGUE Pare and quarter (removing stones) a quart of sound, ripe peaches; place them all in a dish that it will not injure to set in the oven and yet be suitable to place on the table. Sprinkle the peaches with sugar, and cover them well with the beaten whites of three eggs. Stand the dish in the oven …

Tips For Sleep-Difficulty Falling Asleep

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If your looking for tips for sleep, your not alone. How to battle the difficulty of falling asleep is among the typical concerns that a lot of people face. If you are one of those who are having problems when it comes to sleeping, follow these proven tips to help improve your nights sleep. Getting A Better Sleeping Schedule Will …

Signs Of Gluten Sensitivity-Do You Have Gluten Sensitivity?

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Signs of gluten sensitivity can be many. So, the gluten connection to the many diseases that we suffer from daily is well worth considering. Do you have gluten sensitivity? Is gluten in your diet causing health problems? Gluten – The hidden killer (author unknown) “Gluten sensitivity is becoming a raging epidemic today. Gluten sensitivity is not a disease and therefore …

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Stapelia Gigantea-The Starfish Flower

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The Stapelia gigantea or Stapelia nobilis is one of my favorite plants. Some may know this plant as the Starfish flower. It get’s this name from the starfish shaped flowers that it produces. Other than the beauty of it’s bloom, this Stapelia is know for the smell of it’s bloom. The bloom smell resembles that of rotting flesh. This smell …

Grilled Fish Fillet Recipes

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This is a great grilled fish fillet recipes for your next camping adventure. 4 Fish steaks 1/4 c Lime juice 2 T Vegetable oil 1 t Dijon mustard 2 t Fresh ginger root –,Grated 1/4 t Cayenne pepper Black pepper * For the steaks: they should be 8-10 ounces and 1-inch thick each. Use Swordfish, Halibut or Salmon steaks. 1. …

25 Delicious Camping Recipes

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Summer is here and there’s no better family activity than camping. Here are 25 delicious camping recipes to enjoy on your next camping trip. Enjoy!   Six Sisters’ Stuff: 25 Delicious Camping Recipes (author unknown) “These are lots of great ideas for campfires, but I’m looking for new recipes to make when camping in areas in a fire ban. We …

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How To Determine The Sex Of Your Koi

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Have you ever wandered what sex your Koi’s are? Read below to discover “how to determine the sex of your Koi”. Determining the Sex of Your Koi… (author unknown) Sexing your koi is much easier when they’re mature and over 12 inches or so, but it can still be done with some accuracy before then. It’s actually pretty simple, if …