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coconut oil

A DIY Treatment For Smoother, Happier Feet

After hiding our feet in thick socks and boots all the winter, our heels and toes probably aren't looking their best right about now. Scratchy, dry...

5 Tricks To Make Quitting Dairy Easy

I've had a love-hate relationship with dairy for many years. While my taste buds love the stuff, my digestive system does not, and I lived for a long...

Jennifer Dene
April 30 2015

6 Reasons To Start Using Coconut Oil As Toothpaste

Coconut oil is one of those foods that seems to have endless uses. One use you may be unaware of is that it's a fantastic base for toothpaste. Often,...

Nathan Wiebe
April 12 2015

5 Super Simple Ways To Eat Better Every Day

You may feel daunted by all of the contradicting health tips floating around the Internet. Sometimes, it can get so confusing that it's easier not to...

Natalie Canizares
February 21 2015

Vegan Triple Coconut Cookies

These cookies are half cookie and half macaroon. They're also vegan, gluten-free, nut-free and dairy-free. They are delicious with a cup of tea, or...

Shanna Rochon
February 15 2015

DIY: Ultra-Moisturizing Chia-Coconut Face Mask

Give that exquisite epidermis of yours a makeover using your favorite foods au naturel. Try this DIY skin treatment that will make your skin glow on...

Rebecca Leffler
January 27 2015

Superfood Hot Chocolate With Coconut Oil, Maca + Turmeric

If you're anything like me, you love a good hot chocolate but are not interested in any of the store-bought, sugar-laiden, dairy-added options out...

Katie Hussong
January 26 2015

36 Ways To Use Nontoxic Household Products In Your Beauty Routine

Do you ever wonder how much money you spend on beauty products? Do you ever wonder if you really need all the bottles and jars in your medicine...

Allie White
December 31 2014

A Guide To DIY Coconut Oil Beauty Products (Infographic)

By now, we should all be well aware of the fact that coconut oil is a serious "jack of all trades" when it comes to skin and hair care. We here at MBG...

December 17 2014

6 Brain-Boosting Foods That Should Be In Every Kitchen

When you're retraining your brain — trying to acquire a new habit or pick up a new skill — you'd be surprised by the little things that can have a big...

Lisa Wimberger
November 30 2014

The Only Beauty Product You'll Ever Need

Coconut oil is an absolute miracle ingredient and an all-around superfood. It's usually thought of as a food full of important vitamins, minerals and...

Ella Mills
November 25 2014

5 Beautifying Foods You Should Be Eating Now

There's no question about it: you are what you eat! Every single thing you put into your body impacts your health and beauty in one way or another.

Pauline Hanuise
November 20 2014

Banana-Almond "Raw-nola"

This homemade "raw-nola" is sweet, fragrant, and bursting with the taste of delicious coconut.

Gena Hamshaw
October 14 2014

11 Healthy Grocery Items That Are Worth The Splurge

When I teach cooking classes in people’s homes, one of the most popular questions I get asked, aside from how to not cry while chopping onions, is...

Phoebe Lapine
October 11 2014

How To Make Caramel Without Using Sugar

Editor’s Note: When we came across Julie’s recipe, we were excited about the idea of making ‘caramel’ without using any refined sugars. In addition to...

Julie Van den Kerchove
October 6 2014

6 Morning Rituals To Help You Have The Best Day Ever

A morning ritual celebrates the feeling of a clean slate and gets you off to a great start. Setting aside about 30 minutes of “me” time before diving...

Marina Chetner
October 3 2014

9 Ways To Use Coconut To Kick Your Sugar Habit

Almost four years ago I quit sugar. For years I've experimented with different types of sugar-craving fixes and one of my favourites is coconut....

Sarah Wilson
September 26 2014

DIY: Make Your Own Healthy Nutella RIGHT NOW

Nutella is so yummy and addictive, but have you ever looked at the list of ingredients on the jar?

Binny Liu
September 23 2014

Fudgey Brownies With Fall Spices

As soon as the weather cools this time of year, even just slightly, I get excited about sweaters, pumpkins, blankets, and warm spices. I sip on chai...

Jessi Andricks
September 21 2014