Sugar free White Chocolate Fudge

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This white fudge is super easy to make and equally fun to eat!   White Chocolate Fudge   Print Simple and delicious! Author: Andrea Fabry Ingredients 8 ounces cacao butter (I like Wilderness Family Naturals cacao butter.) 2 ounces coconut butter or coconut manna (Suggested brands include Nutiva and Wilderness Family Naturals.) Sweetener to taste… 

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Why My Son Got Type 1 Diabetes

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Colin was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes on June 27, 2007 at the age of 7. With no family history we were shocked by the diagnosis. Colin was the eighth of our nine children. Why did Colin get type 1 diabetes and not our other kids? When Colin was first diagnosed we were told the… 

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Why My Son Got Type 1 Diabetes

Colin was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes on June 27, 2007 at the age of 7. With no family history we were shocked by the diagnosis. Colin was the eighth of our nine children. Why did Colin get type 1 diabetes and not our other kids? When Colin was first diagnosed we were told the… 

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How to Make Yogurt Without a Starter

Did you know you can make yogurt with milk and chili peppers? I saw this idea on the blog of fermentation expert Sandor Katz. The article, Yogurt Cultured by Chili Peppers, relays the experience of a fermentation enthusiast in Israel without access to online starter cultures. I was intrigued and set out to find out… 

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Are You Roundup Ready?

Most of our soy and corn crops are Roundup Ready, but are we? What exactly is Roundup ready? Crops like corn and soy are genetically modified to be resistant to the herbicide glyphosate. This means the crop will live when sprayed with glyphosate and the weeds around them will die. Since the introduction of glyphosate… 

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5 Reasons to Stop Eating at Your Computer

Do you eat lunch at the computer?  Do you keep snacks by your desk? The average American spends roughly 8 hours a day on the computer. If we’re in front of the screen that amount of time can we afford not to separate our food from our screen time? Here’s what we have to gain:… 

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Why I Replaced My Hand Blender

When I read that chlorinated paraffins were released in some brands of hand blenders I began the search for a new one. What are chlorinated paraffins? CPs are classified as toxic to aquatic organisms, and carcinogenic to rats and mice. Short Chain Chlorinated Paraffins (SCCPs) are categorized in group 2B as possibly carcinogenic to humans from… 

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4 Steps Toward Healthier Living

Are you hoping to make some healthy changes but don’t know where to begin? When we don’t know where to begin it’s easy to do nothing. Here are 4 suggestions for taking your next step toward a healthier lifestyle. 1. Embrace the journey Remember that every step counts no matter how small. Whether you choose… 

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