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September 13, 2013

Favorite Things: PlanetBox Lunch Boxes

If you’re looking to assemble smarter, healthier, to-go lunches, then look no further than the PlanetBox line. These smart lunchboxes guide you in packing a well-balanced meal. They are half bento box and half TV dinner tray offering segmented containers perfect for promoting variety and portion control. These are not your old-fashioned metal lunch boxes! [...]

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August 22, 2013

Favorite Things: Voli Light Vodkas

I like cocktails. In fact, I was recently quoted in a Weather.com story about healthy reasons to have a drink, indicating “alcohol may be the fountain of youth.” Of course, I say this with the caveat that drinking in moderation is key. While shaking and stirring up beverage recipes, I was delighted to discover Voli [...]

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May 22, 2013

EcoZip: Use Less Plastic, Get More Bag

I always try to make packed lunches and picnics more eco-friendly. I’ve forgone the old brown-bag for reusable sacks or bento-style lunch boxes. I’ve also explored other options for take-along sides. When you need to use plastic bags, opt for EcoZip, a simple storage solution that saves money and the environment. With their two- bags-in-one [...]

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April 24, 2013

Honest Cooking: The Food Magazine

For a fun take on food news, take a look at HonestCooking.com. Honest Cooking is an international, on-line culinary magazine featuring more than 300 of the world’s food and beverage writers, bloggers, photographers and chefs. On the site, you’ll find seriously interesting culinary and food news, beautiful recipes and all-around international food-fun. It’s a fast [...]

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April 8, 2013

Favorite Things: Honey Is My Go-To Natural Sweetener

Honey is my go-to natural sweetener. I use honey to sweeten beverages, substitute in recipes for sugar and mix a dash in my morning yogurt. I recently discovered Bee Raw Honey — which offers raw, unfiltered, varietal honey. Bee Raw Honey sources their honeys from family-owned apiaries across the country, and each variety is derived [...]

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