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Camping with Coconut Oil

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Camping? Me? Well, no, I’m really more of an “indoorsy” kind of girl. When Victor and I have children, he can take them camping. Mama will have a nice spa weekend with her friends, mosquito-free, thank you very much.   However, I absolutely love finding new uses for household products. So when we started brainstorming all the ways you can use coconut oil in the wilderness, a camping post seemed perfect for summer!   Some great ideas from the Kelapo team and beyond:   –          Use Coconut oil as a natural skin moisturizer. To turn it into an exfoiliant, mix […]

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A Healthy Summer Dessert: Grilled Fruit

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  It’s grilling season and the first day of National Grilling Month!  Step into your backyard and enjoy a cookout with your family and friends.  Instead of spending all day inside baking a dessert before the cookout, simply cut up your favorite fruits and save them for later.  Once everyone is done with their dinner pull the fruit out of the fridge and throw it on the grill for a few minutes.  This is definitely one of my favorite summer desserts.  Its light and refreshing.  We like to serve it with vanilla frozen yogurt!         Ingredients Your […]

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Blue Cheese Burgers for International Picnic Day

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Today is National Picnic Day, tomorrow is Father’s Day, so grab your family and friends and head over to the nearest park or beach to celebrate today! Make sure that enough food is packed, and if there is a grill at the park then here is a mouthwatering Blue Cheese Burger recipe. This recipe was given to me by my friend who used to work at a restaurant, and was always playing around with new hamburger recipes. This recipe makes 4 Blue Cheese Burgers, and is great with lettuce, tomato, and mayonnaise.     Ingredients: Kelapo Coconut Oil 1 pound […]

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