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I must admit that when it comes to preparing salads, I am one lazy princess! The mere thought of preparing salad greens and drying them with a salad spinner exhausts me, so I usually resort to buying pre-washed, packaged greens. My pre-packaged lettuces of choice are Olivia’s Organic and Earthbound Farms Organic Spring Mixes. Sick of “Revis Island”
I am so sick and tired of hearing about “Revis Island. Darrelle Revis is a great NFL cornerback. He has been the top cover corner in the league. I won’t argue that. But he is not Superman. He hasn’t played football in a year. He is coming off a serious knee injury. He is playing with an unfamiliar new team. Super Easy Recipe For Delicious Vegan Apple Strudel
If you are ever in the mood to bake a really impressive vegan dessert and don’t feel like fussing too much, then this super easy recipe for vegan apple strudel is for you.
Alcohol is a teratogen! A teratogen is a drug or any other substance that can affect the development of an embryo and can lead to birth defects or other developmental problems. Fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS) is a constellation of physical, behavioral, and cognitive abnormalities in children resulting from a mother drinking alcohol during a pregnancy.
Two attendees at the Electric Zoo Festival on Randall’s Island died this past weekend after taking the illegal drug called Molly.
Formerly called Ecstasy, Molly’s popularity is on the rise, as are its risks. There were more than 20,000 Molly-related emergency department visits in 2011, compared to just over 10,000 for 2004, according to the Drug Abuse Warning Network.