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Things I Gave Up and Added in 2012

Things I Gave Up and Added in 2012

| January 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

When I look back over 2012 I can’t help but marvel at the amount of items I gave up.  Of course for every thing I gave up, I either added something new or changed the way I did things. Here’s a list of some of the things I gave up last year: Tossed out the […]

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Is There a Natural Remedy for Osteoarthritis?

Is There a Natural Remedy for Osteoarthritis?

| March 29, 2009 | 2 Comments

That’s a loaded question and I don’t have the answer.  All I have are theories.  Indulge me for a moment and explore the inner workings of my brain (it ain’t pretty so be prepared). The Problem We have already established in an earlier post that osteoarthritis is the degeneration of cartilage in the joints caused […]

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No Thanks, I’ll Have Butter

No Thanks, I’ll Have Butter

| March 24, 2009 | 7 Comments

Butter gets a bad rap, but in my book I’ll pick butter over margarine any day. I used to buy into the ‘margarine is better than butter’ hype, but no more.  Trans fat free and low in cholesterol spreads such as Promise and I Can’t Believe it’s Not Butter, Country Crock and a host of […]

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The Killer Birthday Cake

| May 26, 2008 | 0 Comments

My daughter decided that she wanted to have a sleep over birthday party.It was a last minute thing so the preparations were done quickly.We decorated downstairs, came up with a theme and invitations went out the week of the party (it really was a last minute thing). I ordered pizza and picked up a cake […]

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High Fructose Corn Syrup – Don’t Bring it Home

High Fructose Corn Syrup – Don’t Bring it Home

| April 27, 2008 | 0 Comments

Discovered in the 1970’s by Japanese scientists, high fructose corn syrup seemed like the answer to manufacturers prayers. Not only is it cheaper to make, it is sweeter than sugar and thus less is needed to achieve the same amount of sweetness. Additionally, high fructose corn syrup has a long shelf life. What manufacturer wouldn’t […]

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