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  When it comes to snacking, people are divided into thinking about whether or not a certain food is good or bad for them. For some, snacking is something to avoid since many processed snack foods have high-fat, high-sodium, and sugar-laden content. However, this doesn’t always have to be the case. Snacking can actually be healthy! Having one or two snacks is necessary to maintain your energy all throughout the day. It is also a must for people who need to keep their sugar levels on even keel. As long as you eat snacks for a good reason and you...

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    Did you know that almost 60% of what we put on our skin eventually gets absorbed into our bodies?   The harmful and artificial chemicals in some skincare products can interfere with your body's immune system and natural detoxification process—aside from causing skin-related issues. Some of these chemicals may also get stored in the body for months—or even years—before they get flushed out.   But wait, there's more! The skincare or beauty products you use will eventually find their way into the soil and waterways, which can leave a significant impact on microorganisms and aquatic life.   So...

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Go green with your shopping choices. (Unsplash)     There are many positive impacts when we make better choices for the environment. However, navigating through life as an eco and socially-conscious individual can be tricky.  Some people who have always practiced such a way of life would say otherwise, but not someone who has yet to give up conventional products for organic alternatives.  You know that an eco-conscious product, such as Everyone shampoo, is good for you and the environment, but are you ready to trade your usual shampoo for it?  You know that supporting a good cause, such as...

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Welcome to November! The holidays are right around the corner, and no matter what holiday(s) you celebrate, for most of us that means presents! I bet you didn't know we carry many great gift items, not just food and personal care stuff. Whether you need to shop for your husband or wife, your parents or in-laws, your children, co-workers, your children's teachers, or someone else, we have a range of great ideas to get you started to give them something personal and special. Baby and Children's GiftsGreen has so many cool, sturdy toys for children and babies. We have dozens of...

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The Pittsburgh Vegan Expo & Convention is fast approaching, and we are thrilled to be one of the vendors at this show on Saturday, November 9th. It is being held in Pennsylvania at the Monroeville Convention Center in the South Hall with guest speakers; film screenings; activities for kids; a wellness room with massage, yoga, and healing arts; Pittsburgh's Annual Vegan Gingerbread House Competition; Pittsburgh's Annual Vegan Trick or Treat for kids; and more. Even though Halloween is over, be sure to wear your costume - whether you are a kid or an adult kid at heart - and prepare for more fun! Of...

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