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Home Cooking

5 Reasons to Home-Cook Your Way to an Instant Health Upgrade – And 5 Tips on How To Do It

Need a quick health fix? Then look no further than your kitchen – it’s there you’ll find the real fountain of health. If you are looking to get health issues under control, your kitchen is an excellent place to start. Here are 5 reasons I urge everyone to bypass the boxes, pass on prepared foods, retreat from restaurants and make your kitchen your go-to source for sustainable health:

Holiday Baby

Holiday Stress and Kids’ Brains

I bet I'm not alone in harboring mixed feelings as the holidays approach. On the one hand it's such a special time, steeped in family nostalgia and brimming with expressive potential. On the other hand (and that other hand always seems to be the buzz-kill, am I right?), let's be honest: the holidays are often a holly-trimmed hotbed of stress. In trying to make sure our holidays actually fulfill all that expressive potential, we can whip ourselves into a frenzy of sky-high expectations, "must do"s, and short fuses. And that makes for a brain-drain gift we do NOT want to be giving children!