Parabens and How to Avoid Them


Parabens are a category of preservatives used in cosmetics, medications and foods. If you read labels you’ll see them listed by their name or an E number such as methylparaben E218), ethylparaben (E214), propylparaben (E216),

Suzy’s Holy Amazing Stuffing


Ingredients 3 gluten-free rolls, thawed, cubed, toasted (I always use "Against the Grain" brand) 2 tablespoons grape seed oil 2 garlic cloves, minced ½ pound sweet Italian pork sausage ½ pound ground beef 1 leek,

36 Foods that Contain Aspirin 


Ingredients similar to aspirin were extracted from meadowsweet and willow bark centuries ago, bit in 1899, salicin was altered into a patentable drug called aspirin which is abbreviated as ASA for “acetylsalicylic acid.”  Notice the

9 Cool Things to do with Cucumbers


adIn the winter in Colorado you can’t get me to buy cucumbers, but come summer, there’s always one or two in my fridge.  In addition to being a refreshing and delicious side dish on my