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    The definitive detox trick: a glass of water with a drop of Apple Cider Vinegar

    Take note of this wonder of nature that not only purifies, cleanses and detoxes, but also makes you feel full! Apple cider vinegar could become your new best ally for detoxing your body, boosting your digestion and keeping the pounds under control, thanks to its fat-burning properties. And it’s very easy to incorporate into your […]

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    June 23, 2020
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    What can apple cider vinegar do for you?

    Apple cider vinegar is packed with so much goodness that once you’ve read this post you’ll be dashing out to get your hands on a bottle asap! It’s rich in acetic acid, which helps your body absorb minerals. It’s also rich in pectin, which helps your body flush out toxins. It’s a great source of […]

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    June 23, 2020
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    Apple cider vinegar works wonders with…

    It’s so versatile that it goes well with almost any ingredient. Here are some tips: With garlic, lemon and parsley: the perfect seasoning for chicken breast. With extra-virgin olive oil, a spoonful of mustard, a handful of sesame seeds and a pinch of sugar: the ideal vinaigrette for your salads. As an original dressing for […]

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    June 23, 2020
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    The key ingredient for a healthy barbecue

    No barbecue worth its name should be without some decent extra virgin olive oil to give your meat, fish, and vegetables a healthy, tasty twist and a juicy finish. Here are some tips: Brush your food with a layer of STAR  extra virgin olive oil to stop it from sticking to the grill. Add salt […]

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    June 4, 2020
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    How to cook chicken properly

    The last thing you want when cooking chicken (especially chicken breasts), is for it to dry out. So, what can be done? Well, for tender, juicy meat, you have the perfect ally on hand: extra-virgin olive oil. Just follow these handy tips: To stop grilled chicken breasts from drying out, simply soak them in some brine […]

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    June 3, 2020
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    Do you know how to recycle cooking oil?

    There are several ways to recycle cooking oil, and dumping it down the drain is not one of them. Unfortunately not many people know that, but not to worry because this article will tell you how to properly and responsibly dispose of it. What happens when oil gets into the sewage system? Once oil gets […]

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    May 17, 2020
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    A STAR salad for kids!

    This cold pasta salad is not only irresistibly delicious and nutritious, but it’s also a quick, easy and fun dish to make with kids. First of all you need to cook some good-quality penne following the instructions on the packet (put the kids in charge of keeping their eye on the timer). Next, cut some […]

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    May 11, 2020
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    Cooking an omelet with kids

    Many people’s first chance to get creative in the kitchen is making an omelet. So here are some handy hints to get kids into cooking this recipe: Use at least two eggs for a decent result. Add a pinch of salt to the egg white before beating. Use a nonstick frying pan. If you don’t […]

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    May 11, 2020
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    Balsamic vinegar of Modena, a healthy trick

    We’ve known for a long time that balsamic vinegar is a great ally for livening up our salads. But sometimes we run out of ideas and get stuck in the same old routine. So here are some innovative balsamic vinaigrettes for giving your salads a fresh twist! Classic Mustard, honey, Modena balsamic vinegar, a dash […]

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    May 5, 2020
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    A bowling alley… at home!

    Who needs to go to the bowling alley when you can make your own at home? Simply keep all the plastic bottles you use (water, olive oil, drinks, etc.) and turn them into skittles. It couldn’t be simpler! Paint them different colors or give them different numbers. You’ll need ten in total, plus a medium-sized […]

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    April 28, 2020
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    Steamed vegetables only need one extra ingredient: extra-virgin olive oil

    Steaming is a wonderful way to cook almost any vegetable. Since they’re cooked gently, they keep all their goodness and lose none of their tasty appearance. There’s nothing healthier than grabbing a handful of seasonal vegetables—which is when they’re at their best, creating an explosion of flavours and aromas on your plate—putting them in the […]

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    April 20, 2020
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    Vegetable soups for kids

    There’s no need to complicate things if you want your children to love simple, tasty vegetable soups. Here are four recipes you can make starting with a dash of mild, extra-lightolive oil and topped off with some homemade baked croutons. Bon appétit! Pumpkin, carrot and leek. A classic. If you like, you can swap the pumpkin […]

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    April 6, 2020
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