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The Daily Meal Top EVCO Uses

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I’m always looking for new recipes or restaurants to try out for my family. I recently discovered a great site, The Daily Meal, which is a website that is basically all things food and drink. Whether you’re looking for a recipe or going to a new city and need to find a great restaurant, this site should be your go-to! In doing some browsing around, I discovered that they had a post on 50 unsuspected uses for coconut oil. I began reading it and obviously found some great unique uses; I even found some new ones that I had never […]

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How to: Protect Your Skin During Changing Seasons

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It’s the countdown to fall, which brings cooler weather to our overly humid climate here in Florida. This is personally on of my favorite seasons of the year. Honestly, I feel like this season comes so fast which can make the weather change in an instant. One day it can be beach weather and the next day it can be cool and dry. So, how do you protect your skin during the changing seasons? My secret for all things skin is coconut oil! Whether I have a sunburn or am visiting a drier climate and my skin is flaky, I […]

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Moisturize and Soften Dry Skin this Winter

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Welcome to Vail, CO.  The next four days are going to be packed full of skiing! Current temperature 32 degrees!  Brrr..  I wouldn’t think about coming to these cold conditions without bringing my coconut oil!  It’s my secret weapon against cracked lips, peeling skin, and red soreness around my nose.  Let’s not forget how I’ll also be using it as an overall skin moisturizer, especially when I get out of the shower.  Check back for more picture updates throughout the week.   – EM      

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