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DIY Sunburn Remedies Found in Your Kitchen

No Comments | Written on May 3, 2019 at 10:45 am , by

Why buy aloe for your sunburn when you already have what you need right in your own home? Ease that sunburn using products you can find in your kitchen. We’ve all laid out in the sun for a little too long and had to deal with nasty sunburns. Nursing your skin back to health doesn’t have to be painful, nor expensive.

Though there is nothing wrong with lathering up in aloe gel to soothe your skin, it can leave an uncomfortable sticky residue, and you may not have it on hand. Read on to learn about other sunburn remedies you have in your kitchen that can be used instead of aloe to quickly bring your skin some comfort.

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Thinking About Ditching Sugar? Here’s How You Can And Why You Should

No Comments | Written on July 27, 2018 at 10:45 am , by

Having a sweet tooth has always seemed like just another part of my identity. I end most of my days with chocolate or ice cream (or both), I enjoy baking and I always reach for sweet over salty snacks. I go through most days with sugar on my mind, and I never thought about what I was doing to my body by doing so.

As a country, we consume too much sugar. Three times the recommended amount actually. The American Heart Association recommends 38 grams of sugar a day for men and 25 grams for women, but the average American consumes 82 grams every day.

The words "too much sugar" written in sugar grains. Overhead view.

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How To Perfectly Combine Sweet & Savory In Your Recipes

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Not everyone like sweet and savory when they’re combined, but that’s because they never tried these recipes. Take a look at these recipes and you’ll see exactly what we’re talking about!

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How to Remove Hazelnut Skins

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Hazelnuts (also known as “filberts”) are one of my favorite go-to ingredients.  When I see them listed in a dish, I always want to try the recipe!

Often you will find hazelnuts sold with a thin brown skin, however you might want the skins removed for certain recipes.  Don’t worry, it can be done quickly with two easy steps.  Let me show you how!

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How to Eat a Whole Lobster

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We all know a whole lobster is a decadent treat, but it can be intimidating to figure out the best way to get every single delicious morsel.  Today we are going to show you an easy step-by-step way to eat a whole lobster!

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