Monique Robles

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Your gluten-free detox cleanse is nothing more than conspicuous consumption

People have been selling snake oil for centuries. But the way similar marketing puffery has crept into our food politics has been unusually subtle. The US Food and Drug Administration doesn’t even have a firm definition for the words “natural” or “organic”, yet those words have helped sell a …

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7 Things You Should Know For Coachella 2015 (Or Any Year, Really)

1. There are literally 8 <i>fafillion</i> different types of flower headbands.<p>Prepare to be surrounded by a sea of them during the 3 spectacular days in …

19 Triple Chocolate Recipes — For When Double Just Isn't Enough

Dessert

Here's How Many Bacteria Spread Through One Kiss

First base is a great place to get your mouth microbes some new friends, finds a new study in the journal <i>Microbiome</i>. A ten-second French kiss can …

Listen to Issues’ reimagined version of “Never Lose Your Flames” (ft. Neck Deep’s Ben Barlow) - News - Alternative Press

<b>Issues</b> are streaming their reimagined version of their song, "Never Lose Your Flames," which features a guest appearance from <b>Neck Deep</b> frontman Ben …

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This Is Not a Drill: Industry Says the World Is Running Out of Chocolate

Two of the major manufacturers of chocolate revealed recently that, ahem, we might have a problem: the world is facing a chocolate shortage problem …

The Perfect Roast Chicken from The Kitchn

Sara Kate Gillingham and Faith Durand, the editors of the popular blog The Kitchn, hold forth on tools, techniques, and cooking the perfect bird. For more recipes, check out The Kitchn Cookbook.<p><i>Photo: Leela Cyd</i><p>Skillet-Roasted Whole Chicken Serves 4<p>Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon coarse salt<p>1 teaspoon …

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8 superfoods for breastfeeding moms

Here’s a little secret about breastfeeding: Regardless of what you eat, your baby will get all of the nutrients he needs to grow.<p>But that doesn’t mean you should just chow down on chips— make the extra 300 to 500 extra daily calories you need healthy ones.<p>Here’s why. The extra calories will help …

36 Foods That Help Detox and Cleanse Your Entire Body

<b>1. ARTICHOKES</b><p>Artichokes help the liver function at its best, which in turn will help your body purge itself of toxins and other things it doesn’t …

20 boozy Thanksgiving recipes for an extra helping of holiday cheer

A good Turkey Day is filled with plenty of food, family and lots of booze.<p>Many chefs know that alcohol can add a whole new level of flavor to a meal. …

Mocha-Frosted Espresso Brownies

I have a major weakness for both coffee and all coffee-flavored desserts. Even as a little girl, I loved coffee ice cream. And as much as I try to …

Twice Baked Sweet Potatoes With Eggs

Microwaves might be convenient, but oven-baked sweet potatoes get a mouthwatering caramelized sweetness that the microwave just can’t seem to …

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When we lived in Paris often times Hubby and I headed out for day long exploratory walks of our Parisian surroundings. Those long walks of never …

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moroccan harira soup

Unfortunately I couldn't get this post up in time for Eid, but I made it anyways because it was simply the recipe I couldn't wait to try once I …

9 Recipes That Prove Zoodles Aren’t Going Anywhere

Ever since zoodles hit the scene, we've been obsessed. Not only do they let us eat all our favorite pasta dishes in a healthier way, zucchini noodles …

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Three Simple Steps to Cook Delicious Spaghetti Aglio E Olio

<b>Aglio E Olio</b> is an Italian classic that anyone can make at home. In fact, it's probably the easiest pasta recipe there is. All you need is spaghetti, …

Heathered Pearls Mix: Ghostly International x Decibel 10 years via Headphone Commute

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Jason Maek & Zaena - "Maek Pandamonium Visual Album" Official Music Video

These close-up photos of a comet from the Rosetta-Philae mission will touch your soul

It took 12 years for the Rosetta spacecraft to reach comet 67P more than 300 million miles away from Earth. Now we can enjoy the spectacular spoils of that mission.<p>Rosetta’s Philae lander successfully touched down on the comet’s surface, a cosmic first, on Nov. 12. Philae spent more than two days …

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The 25 Most-Visited Tourist Attractions In The World

Well, the gates have opened, and tourists are pouring in to see it all for themselves. Attendance is up by 2.5 million since 2010.<p>The Forbidden City is a dream destination for some Americans, but most have never researched a trip to Everland or Lotte World. Yet these South Korean theme parks also …

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