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Ingredient Watch: Pumpkin Spice Latte

Written By Lissie Lyles | Ah, the pumpkin spice latte...where to begin. The Starbuck's version of this drink has an almost cultish … [Read more...]

Ingredient Watch: Glow Sticks


Written By Lissie Lyles | A glow stick is a self-contained, short-term light-source. It consists of a translucent plastic tube containing … [Read more...]

Ingredient Watch: Peanut Butter


Written By Lissie Lyles | Peanut Butter is one of those classic, staple foods that, for many, conjure up memories of childhood (or … [Read more...]

Ingredient Watch: The Colloidal Silver Controversy

Written By Lissie Lyles | Colloidal silver consists of tiny silver particles suspended in liquid. This is the same type of precious metal … [Read more...]

Xylitol: The low down on the sugar alternative


Written By Lissie Lyles | Xylitol is a synthetic sugar alternative that is about as sweet as sucrose, but with 33 percent fewer calories. … [Read more...]

The Conscious Consumer’s Guide to Flowers

More growers in the US are starting to produce flowers that are grown organically.

Valentine's Day is one of the holidays that inspires mass buying and gifting of flowers. Most of us to don't think very much about how the … [Read more...]