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Eating Drought Friendly


Most major agricultural areas experience a drought at some point or another. For example, California experiences them on an alarmingly frequent basis – and that state supplies nearly half of all vegetables and 75 percent of all fruits grown in the United States. When an area is under a drought, vegetarians and vegans are at a distinct advantage – pound for pound, vegetables consume less water to produce than meat. However, it’s to everyone’s benefit to eat drought-friendly when... [Read More]
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5 Ways Going Veggie Can Save the Planet


So you’re thinking about going vegetarian or vegan, but you’re not quite sure it’ll have any impact. Maybe you’re doing it for ethical reasons or maybe you want to improve your health or diet. Whatever your reason, you can rest assured you’re making a great choice, not just for you, but also for the rest of the world. Here’s a look at five different ways going veggie can help save the planet:

Going Veggie Preserves the Atmosphere

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New Jump Swing Healthy Aging And Athletic Nutrition Program Review


In 1985, at the City College of New York, Donald “Spiderman” Thomas broke the Guinness World Record for longest after-dinner speech with a presentation titled “The History of Herbs in Maintaining Physical Fitness.” The record he had to beat was twelve hours and thirty minutes.

In 1988 he broke the record again with a presentation of the sports nutrition program outlined in his book titled “The Way of PDN: The Ultimate Vegetarian Athletic Nutrition Program” that lasted... [Read More]
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Ways to Support Animal Rights Beyond the Farm


This article is for those who are seeking to be socially active in the Animal Rights movement, beyond their 'at home' life.

The line between livestock animal and companion animal can often be a tenuous one. As just a very basic example, look at how some people keep pigs as pets and how some cultures view cats, dogs and guinea pigs as food for consumption. Animal rights beyond the farm is an important topic to consider, because it creates waves that travel through all aspects... [Read More]
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Corn Chip Cuisine: Retro Recipe Rewind


Corn chips aren't just good for eatin'. They're also good for cookin'.

Almost from the day C. E. Doolin developed the Frito corn chip in 1932, people have used the iconic corn chip as an ingredient. According to Doolin family legend, C. E.'s mother Daisy created the first recipe using these corn chips when she added crushed Fritos into fruitcake batter. Luckily for us there are many recipes using Fritos that are a bit less … strange.

Many of these recipes can be... [Read More]
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An Introduction to Container Gardening​


If you've downsized your home or simply have no garden space on your property, your days of growing food are far from over. If you can grow a vegetable in the garden, there's a way to grow it on a balcony. Container gardens need a bit more attention than ground plots because they dry out faster, but they need less weeding because the soil mix you use doesn't naturally contain any weed seeds. Plan your balcony garden the same way you would any other garden plot, by starting with a list of... [Read More]
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