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Easy ideas on how to be green at least one day a week.

Sage and Brown Butter Penne Recipe

It’s pasta season! Add a twist to the family fave with this cozy, nutty version Brown butter? Are you into it yet? No? You don’t know what brown butter is? Well, let me tell you. Brown butter is what happens when you heat butter until all the milk solids cook down and slightly brown. What …

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Easy Caprese Hummus Recipe

Everybody loves hummus – a new twist on an old fave! For a while now, I have been off hummus. I’m not saying hummus isn’t amazing, it totally is. It’s just that every time I went anywhere or had any amount of people over, it was all I made. It’s so easy – if you …

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Green Monday Lesson: Carmine aka Cochineal Extract – Natural does not equal Cruelty Free

“Excuse me, but there’s a bug in my makeup” Recently you may have heard the outcry when it was discovered by this dish is veg that some of Starbucks’ vegan friendly wares, the soy based Strawberries & Crème Frappuccino and Strawberry Smoothies, were not actually, well…vegan. Due to a recent (but short lived) change in …

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