Best Air Fryers

10 Best Air Fryers of 2017: Time to Go Oil-Less

Looking for the best air fryers to add to your conscious kitchen? Look no further than this list! We’re sharing the best the year has to offer here. America is dealing with an obesity epidemic. We’re gaining weight at an alarming rate, and no one seems to care. Over one-third of the United States’ adults are considered obese. What’s worse, …

Best Smokers

The Best Smokers: Top Wood, Charcoal, Propane, & Electric Smokers

Bring the real-deal BBQ to your home with this guide to the best smokers on the market. Read on for the tools that will have your mouth watering. Are you counting down the days until Spring when you can get back to outdoor cooking, and reclaim your status as ruler of the grill? Don’t fire up the BBQ just yet! …

Best Juicers

Best Juicers 2016-2017: Comparison Chart & Reviews

There are so many juicers — perhaps too many — on the market today. It can be a very tedious process looking through all the options. How can one make sense of it all? You don’t want one that’s going to break after a couple months, but you probably don’t want to drop a couple grand on a Jamba Juice …

The Best Smoothie Makers

11 Best Smoothie Makers & Blenders for Delicious Smoothies

On the hunt for a new smoothie maker? It pays to buy quality. Blenders are highly prone to breaking because the nature of the work (blending up fruits and chunks of ice) is pretty demanding! Smoothie blenders that have robust motors and quality blades will last longer and provide you with many delicious treats for years to come. Nothing beats …

Ecokarma - How to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

What is a Carbon Footprint?

Most people know the term ‘carbon footprint’ has something to do with the impact of certain human behaviors on the environment. Many individuals will associate this term with time spent driving a car and the subsequent emissions that result from such actions. Some think of the carbon cap programs that are slowly becoming more commonplace in developed and even some developing …

Food Dehydrator Recipes

Food Dehydrator Recipes: Jerky, Fruit Leathers, and More

If you’re going to get into dehydrating food it is best to have a few go-to food dehydrator recipes. Dehydrating food is one of the easier food preparation techniques to get into. Especially if you have a handy food dehydrator, which will help you control the drying temperature. This precision goes a long way to creating the ideal texture and …

Juicing Recipes for Health

Juicing Recipes for Health

Juicing is all the rage these days. The nice thing is that it is easier than has ever been before to integrate juicing into your lifestyle. Buy a juicer or blender, some fruit or veggies, and you’re ready to go. Unfortunately, some folks get caught up in the excitement. They run out and buy a juicer, make a few cups of juice one …

Juicing

Juicing

Juicing is the process of breaking down plant tissues of fruits and vegetables into a liquid state. It is an excellent way to create something healthy to complement a meal, or consume as a standalone snack. Liquids are easier for the body to digest and become and nearly instantaneous source of energy to help you through your day. Juicers and blenders …

Dehydrating

Dehydrating

Food dehydrating is the process of removing water from food by circulating hot, dry air through the food. This is done at a temperature low enough not to cook the food. When food is dried using this process, it inhibits the growth of bacteria, yeast, mold, and other microorganisms (aka enzymes). This method has been used for thousands of years …

Best Worm Composting Bins

Worm Composting Bins: A Happy Home for Worms

Worm composting, otherwise known as vermicomposting, is a method of composting that uses—you guessed it—worms. These little guys munch through about anything. When this organic matter passes through the worms the product is vermicompost. Vermicompost is rich in nutrients and plants approved. You can easily buy everything you need to get started online. The key tools are a container (which …