Collards are a Southern delight with a mild cabbage-like flavor. High in calcium, the leaves actually get a boost in taste after a light frost. Collards are a nutritional powerhouse that few others can match.
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Asparagus is delicious to eat and easy to grow, but it requires some patience. Grow asparagus only if you are able to dedicate a continual spot for it because it's a perennial vegetable. Note: Only plant male asparagus.
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Anyone who has experienced gallstones is familiar with the accompanying pain and discomfort. Gallstones are crystallized clumps of cholesterol that form in the gallbladder. After eating, one usually experiences symptoms such as indigestion, bloating... Read more
Known as the “stinking rose,” garlic has countless health and medicinal benefits. A member of the allium family, it's easy to grow and takes up little space in the garden.
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Sweet corn is easy to grow and delicious straight off the stalk, grilled, or boiled. Corn can be white, yellow, bicolor and even red.
4-11 (Find your hardiness zone.)
When to Plant:
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So I've tried so many times to set a goal for myself, track my calories, and hit up the gym at least 3 times a week. All seems to be going well for about a week or so and then BAM! I lose all my motivation. I live on/near a college campus so there is... Read more
Hey I'm interested in having a weight lost buddy. I'm 178 pounds 5'11 and aiming to lose 25 pounds by summer. I have kik so we can be the best of friends :D, but that's not mandatory soo.. anyone wana join?... Read more
Between working, going to college full-time, and being a single mom I never have enough time to get everything done. I squeeze in workouts almost everyday. On my days off I do longer workouts. But I feel like I go go go and never have time to just re... Read more
Hi, I'm listing the symptoms that still have not stopped me from hurting myself with food. 150 lbs overweight, labored breathing even sitting still, pinching sensations in my chest, yeast infections below my breast, under belly fat, sleep apnea, pai... Read more
Take your measurements at the beginning of your weight loss journey. On the weeks you're not losing weight check your measurements again. Chances are that you may not have lost weight but you may have lost inches.I really regret not taking my measu... Read more
Want to make your workouts even better? Get a sports bra that'll keep you comfortable, cool, and dry. Here, Maureen Stabnau, senior vice president of merchandising at barenecessities.com, shares tips for finding a perfect-fitting bra, plus our f... Read more
It has been 2 years now since I had my second child,my beautiful little girl. Fiona, and I have only lost about 10 pounds, over a 2 year period. Which is depressing to say the least. At times At times I am very active and have a fantastic workout reg... Read more
Hello Spark People!
Well, I am just short of a 20 pound loss. While I thank God for the progress, I must admit that I'm a little discouraged. At this point, I would have expected to see some difference in my clothing size.
My size 16 garm... Read more
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