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5 FAVORITE HIBISCUS TEA BRANDS TO TRY THIS SEASON.

Purple in color and with a tart flavor similar to cranberry juice, hibiscus tea not only looks and tastes amazing — it's really good for you. Loaded with antioxidants and polyphenols, hibiscus tea has a whole bunch of powerful health benefits, from lowering blood pressure to boosting the body's immune system to aiding with healthy weight loss. In fact, countries like Senegal and Jamaica have...

FIVE TASTY PICKLES TO SATISFY ANY CRAVING

Sour or sweet? Mild or spicy? Halves, spears, or chips? And what's the dill with all of these crazy flavors like habanero, horseradish, and even whiskey? With an endless briny bounty to choose from, pinning down your absolute favorite style might make you feel like you're in a bit of a pickle. People love pickles so much, Luckily, we've scoured the web, sampled jar after jar, and narrowed it...

What’s for Dinner: Easy Spring Ramen Farm to Table

Forget chicken soup: In Patricia Wong’s house, a hearty bowl of ramen may soothe the soul. The Pasadena, California-based founder of video recipe collection Farm to Table Baby Mama makes the nourishing Japanese comfort food at least twice a week. We doubted a restaurant favorite could be easy enough for a weeknight, until Wong created this delightful demo and shared her recipe, below. I...

5 Favorite Posts of May 1, 2019

Alright, today we will cover the FAVORITE posts from the INTERNET. Basically the ones that had caught my attention the most, along with some I just genuinely enjoyed reading :) Here they are below, in no particular order… A Wellness Retreat For Your Skin? The pursuit of wellness has never been more salient in America, perhaps even eclipsing the pursuit of wealth..... 5 Health and Wellness Uses...

Oliver Sacks: The Healing Power of Gardens

A stroll through a garden may just be one of the most restorative, therapeutic pastimes there is. And “in many cases, gardens and nature are more powerful than any medication,” writes the late neurologist Oliver Sacks in this excerpt from a posthumous collection of his writings. As a writer, I find gardens essential to the creative process; as a physician, I take my patients to gardens...