Katrina O'Toole

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Countless Coconut Oil Uses and Health Benefits

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>Coconut oil has been a dietary and beauty staple for millennia. It's a powerful destroyer of all kinds of microbes, from viruses to …

How To Grow An Avocado Tree for Endless Organic Avocados

Here’s a step-by-step guide to growing your own avocado tree.<p>Avocados are highly nutritious and flavored, whether we’re talking about salad, …

First-Ever Winter Thru-Hike of the PCT

On a sub-zero November morning, following a month spent slogging 600 miles along wet, snowy stretches of the Pacific Crest Trail in Washington and Oregon, Shawn Forry and Justin Lichter awoke to find their trail shoes coated with ice and frozen stiff.<p>The men had shipped their snowshoes to a …

The science of why stepping on Legos makes you want to die

“I hope you step on a Lego” is such an apt curse that it has become a meme. Pages upon pages of YouTube videos detail the experience’s excruciating agony.<p>The comedian Steve Ranazzissi perhaps described the moment the best: “Last week I stepped on a Lego with my bare foot and I almost murdered my …

Meet The Martha Stewart of Weed

From ‘baked’ goods to decorating tips, Cheri Sicard’s new handbook is marketing marijuana for the modern girl.<p>Cheri Sicard is a …

Pompous Albert, A Beautiful Scowling Curly-Haired Cat with a Sharp Sense of Humor

Pompous Albert is a beautiful Selkirk Rex who has the distinct curly hair specific to the breed, an adorable permanent scowling face and the sharp …

Use up leftover bread! Make croutons, bruschetta and more

How can you use up extra bread? Let us count the ways! Erin McKenna, author of "Bread & Butter: Gluten-Free Vegan Recipes to Fill Your Bread Basket" shares recipes that can incorporate standard bread as well as gluten-free bread and vegan butter.<p>Gluten-free Sandwich Bread<p>Vegan "Butter"<p>Garlic …

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DIY coffee-coconut exfoliant bars for face and body

<b>These simple bars will work magic on dry skin, while filling the shower with a wonderful aroma of coffee.</b><p>If you’re looking for a luxurious shower …

11 Ways to Use Honey to Get More Gorgeous Skin, Hair, and Nails

This all-natural ingredient is good for so much more than sweetening up your tea or coffee.<p>Honey's often thought of as a healthier sweetener, but you might be surprised to learn that this ingredient has tons of skin and hair benefits, too. Made by the alchemy of bees collecting nectar, pollen, and …

Skin Care

A checkup for an Adirondacks icon

<i>Albany</i><p>Moose die-offs in Minnesota and New Hampshire have led wildlife biologists in New York to launch a three-year study of moose in the Adirondack …

Tupper Lake, Adirondacks

With summer on its way, there's a lot to look forward to in Tupper Lake. There's a welcoming, family friendly atmosphere here all year round. …