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uses for coconut oil

5 Unique Uses for Coconut Oil {Tasty Links}

The benefits and uses of coconut oil are virtually endless. When consumed, coconut oil can positively affect our hormones, improve how we handle blood sugar and boost thyroid function to increase metabolism, energy and endurance. While consuming it in food has its benefits, there are plenty of ways you can use coconut oil in your every day life that don’t involve cooking.

food photography

Food Photography 102: More Essential Steps for Getting Started

Last week we brought you the first three steps to taking awesome photos of your food. This week we take your photography to the next level with tips on lighting, editing and persistence. How is your food photography going?

smoothie garden

Smoothie Garden

Planting your own fruits and vegetables can be very fulfilling. It’s fun to eat produce from your own backyard. Springtime in the Rockies can be such a tease, so keep in mind you can easily grow some fruits and vegetables inside. Reap the tasty benefits of growing your own produce by using it in one of our delicious fruit or green smoothie recipes.