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Recipe: Sweet Laurel’s Mini Caramel Apples

2018-10-19T15:10:55+00:00 October 19th, 2018|Clean Eats, DIY, Fall Recipes, Holidays, Recipes|

There was a time when we thought we'd never have another caramel anything, let alone a caramel apple. Thanks to our friends at Sweet Laurel, we're enjoying the caramel apples from our childhood once more! I was a caramel apple fiend as a kid, and honestly, that never really left me. When we'd go to [...]

Is Moldy Food Ever Safe? (The Answer May Surprise You)

2018-10-16T22:56:51+00:00 October 16th, 2018|Clean Eats, Clean Living, Clean Reads, Sustainability + Earth Care|

You're in the midst of pulling together a meal and low and behold, you realize that the crucial piece of your meal has a few spots of mold on it. Whatever. You just cut around it right? We've all done it at one point or another and figured it's probably fine. But the reality may [...]

What’s in That Drink?! Is LaCroix Really ‘All-Natural’?

2018-10-11T20:30:59+00:00 October 11th, 2018|Clean Eats, Clean Reads, Nutrition, Recipes|

A new lawsuit filed against the makers of LaCroix claims that America's newest obsession is not, in fact, 'all-natural' as claimed. So, should you be worried? Well, it's complicated. It's not hard to get caught up in this lawsuit or feel a little concerned about what's really in this drink when there's claims like this [...]

Is Mesquite the Next Sustainable Superfood?

2018-10-09T14:34:02+00:00 October 9th, 2018|Clean Eats, Clean Reads, Nutrition, Recipes, Sustainability + Earth Care|

One Texas baker thinks so. Revered by Native populations, the scorn of farmers and cattle ranchers, and then later commercialized for use in BBQ– Mesquite has remained an underutilized plant, but that may not be for much longer. Inspired by it's versatility, availability, and nutrient and flavor-rich profile one Texas baker thinks there's more to [...]

What’s in that Drink?! Pumpkin Spice Lattes Decoded

2018-10-07T16:37:28+00:00 October 8th, 2018|Clean Eats, Clean Reads, Nutrition, Recipes|

Ah... Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Lattes (or PSLs for those in the know)– the first sign of Fall! And for many with even the most discerning nutritional habits, they're a yearly indulgence that conjures images of cozy sweaters, leaves changing colors, pumpkin pie... what's not to love? It turns out, a lot. Read on for the [...]

Instant Pot Apple Butter

2018-10-05T18:29:31+00:00 October 6th, 2018|Clean Eats, DIY, Fall Recipes, Holidays, Los Angeles, Nutrition, Recipes|

Apple Butter in an hour? We're so in. We fell in love with this recipe from My Heart Beets for Instant Pot Apple Butter, and with a few small tweaks are enjoying the spoils of our yearly apple picking excursion to Oak Glen with this Instant Pot Apple Butter along with AIP / Paleo Apple [...]

Back Away from the Starbucks… Paleo Pumpkin Spice Latte Recipes to Celebrate Fall

2018-10-09T15:13:48+00:00 October 3rd, 2018|Clean Eats, Clean Living, Clean Reads, DIY, Fall Recipes, Holidays, Nutrition, Recipes|

As soon as the calendar shifted from August to September, we have to admit there's a little longing for our old lives... including that oh so familiar Pumpkin Spice Latte. But the reality is, we don't need it, and once we found out what was in it, we decided to kiss it good-bye for [...]

WTF is Purslane? | The Superfood You’ve Been Mistaking For A Weed

2018-08-03T09:58:24+00:00 August 2nd, 2018|Clean Eats, Clean Reads, Recipes, Spring Recipes, Summer Recipes|

Purslane, a fairly ubiquitous weed, has recently been heralded as one of the most nutrient dense greens on the planet. Incredibly high in omega 3s, iron, and beta carotene, it's a powerhouse of a plant that– wait for it– actually tastes good. I can still remember the day I realized that the weed I'd [...]

Regenerative Agriculture and Our Planet | Clean Made LA 2018 Speaker Sessions

2018-06-22T16:32:59+00:00 June 22nd, 2018|Clean Living, Clean Made LA, Los Angeles, Speaker Sessions, Sustainability + Earth Care|

Soil matters! It's quite literally the foundation of our planet and changes the content of the air we breath, the food we eat and the water we drink. We were honored to have two leaders in Regenerative Agriculture– Chris Kerston (Savory Institute) and Don Smith (Kiss the Ground)  join us to discuss the important [...]

The Secret Life Of Bees And Their Role In Longevity | Clean Made LA 2018 Speaker Sessions

2018-06-19T17:02:08+00:00 June 19th, 2018|Clean Living, Clean Made LA, Clean Made Picks, Clean Reads, Los Angeles, Speaker Sessions, Sustainability + Earth Care|

Last year marked a decade since Colony Collapse Disorder was first reported in this country. We were honored to have Maryam Henein join us to discuss how bees and other pollinators are doing today and what these ancient creatures can teach us about our health, autoimmunity, and our food supply. ABOUT MARYAM: Maryam Henein [...]