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Oil of Oregano…for Every Ache and Woe

Oil of Oregano…for Every Ache and Woe

I try not to take traditional medicine unless it’s absolutely necessary, as in: I’m on my deathbed, gasping for breath. (And my boyfriend teases me that even if I were on my death bed, I’d ask for a tincture of apple cider vinegar a ...
Herbs & Spices Beyond the Kitchen

Herbs & Spices Beyond the Kitchen

Whether fresh from the herb garden or dried in the jar, herbs and spices added to prepared meals provide both flavor and an extra sprinkling of antioxidants, minerals or vitamins. No food is off-limits. Sandwiches, snacks and smoothies all qualify fo ...
Creamy Eggplant Pasta

Creamy Eggplant Pasta

The alfredo-like sauce on this pasta is made with whole milk instead of heavy cream, giving you the same flavor and texture, but not all the unwanted fat and calories. The trick is to start with a simple roux made from butter and flour, then to slowl ...
Five Uses for Oregano

Five Uses for Oregano

When you think “oregano,” you probably think “pizza!” (The same thing happens when you smell it, too.) But you can do so much more with this pungent herb than sprinkle it in on slice of greasy cheese & pepperoni pie. Find ...