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7 Organic White Wines For Under $10!

By melanieavalon / August 17, 2016

I recently discussed the shocking hidden ingredients in wine, and the ambiguity of organic wine labeling. The time has come to jump into the meat drink of the matter: AKA ā€“ the actual affordable organic wines available. Without further adieu, here are my thoughts on 7 organic white wines which are better for your environment, […]


Star Trek Beyond: The Philosophical Implications Of Going Where No Star Trek Has Gone Before

By melanieavalon / July 24, 2016

I’m aĀ Star TrekĀ girl. Like really. My first crush was on Spock, before I arguably knew what crushes were. Ā I watched every single episode of the original series, memorizing episode titles and studying a companion guide. I constructed a mock Enterprise manual, complete with blueprints and organized by department (The Bridge, Engineering, Sick Bay, etc.). I […]


These 2 “Miracle Fruits” Hack Taste Buds, Stop Sugar Cravings!

By melanieavalon / June 8, 2016

Many of us struggle with #sweetproblems.Ā While lifestyle changes like a Paleo diet or a bit of intermittent fasting are great for killing sugar cravings, sometimes you just needĀ a sneaky little sugar hack.Ā Enter two different superstar fruits, both with the savvy nicknames of “Miracle Fruit.” Though these two miracle fruits do completelyĀ oppositeĀ things, they’re pretty nifty tools […]