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Hi guys, so lets get up to speed. If you didn't know before Body Savvy's Body Scrubs are moisturising, great exfoliating agents and best of all, they are all natural made from great tasting sugar, honey and other great ingredients that will help you to look radiant and lovely. So... Continue »
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My friend, Sarah, was a birthday girl yesterday, and she had a get-together at her apartment to celebrate last night. Baby Bear and I were honored to be on the guest list, and I offered to bring cupcakes since no one should have to bake their own birthday cake. Am I right? I knew right away what I wanted to make: Ginny’s Golden Glow Cake. My mom made this cake when she was growing up, and my grandpa would saw a coconut and make fresh coconut shavings to be sprinkled over the icing. It just goes to show how good... Continue »
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This past weekend involved a lot of socializing and truly wonderful food. I had planned on contributing spicy potato cakes, but the plan went awry when they wouldn’t leave the pan. It was like trying to lift chunks of cement. So I made chifles instead. I can’t think of Ecuador without remembering crispy banana chips. (And my stomach seconds that with a rumble.) Every South American country makes them, and they all have different names for the chips. In Costa Rica they call them, simply, chips de banana. In Ecuador it’s chifles. My host mother, Ruth, would make them with... Continue »
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Melt & Pour Soap is a quick, easy, and nearly fool proof project that you can whip up for your friends, families, and co-workers in mass quantities. Your charming, handmade soaps are sure to be a big hit when created... Continue »
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The debate rages over whether AVATAR's performance capture is true performance for the Oscars and other awards. Cameron's actors had to work hard to make AVATAR's action look real, but it wasn't enough to impress the Screen Actors Guild, which didn't even nominate AVATAR actors this year. Maybe SAG is just worried that the increasing use of CGI will put human actors out of work, but to be fair, the most-threatened jobs may in fact be makeup artists and costumers. And still… though Avatar has been nominated for numerous awards, and won several already, its stars have been pretty much... Continue »