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The Fountain of Youth Is Filled with CoCoa

The anti-aging industry rakes in over 260 billion dollars a year worldwide. Annually, Americans shell out nearly 11 billion on cosmetic surgery. Seems like everybody is willing to pay a pretty penny to have some control over the aging process. 255 more words

CoCoa LeafGreens

Healthy hot chocolate

The first fall of snow is not only an event, it is a magical event. You go to bed in one kind of a world and wake up in another quite different, and if this is not enchantment then where is it to be found? 210 more words

The Perfect Cup of Hot Chocolate [RECIPE]

Cooler temperatures means warmer beverages, and one of my absolute favorite cold-weather drinks is a delicious cup of cocoa. Although many of you probably grew up on instant hot chocolate packets made with water like I did, I think you deserve something a bit more decadent. 156 more words


Date, Nut and Chia Seed Truffles 

Ever had a Nakd bar? They’re lush aren’t they, and now I’m addicted, I’ve realised that they’re blooming pricey. I thought I’d have a crack at my own. 118 more words


Recipe: Simple Chocolate Truffles (Plus Troubleshooting!)

S0 ChOctober is officially over. We’re halfway into dreary November, and it seems like the only thing getting me through the days until Christmas are a couple squares of that cocoa-y goodness. 1,067 more words

Gluten Free

Hot Cocoa for your Health

If you thought chocolate would never get back into your grocery cart, think again. Thanks to the revolution of artisnal and local markets, there are a multitude of cocoa options out there, that are in fact healthy. 128 more words


Raw cocoa snackles

When the man wants tasty stuff, the man gets tasty stuff. Originally adapted from a recipe over at Forks over Knives, this dead simple, but surprisingly delicious recipe for small chocolate balls will have you coming back for more. 396 more words