From a pickled fish sauce in China to a mushroom and shallot concoction in England, Ketchup went through a lot of changes before it became the sweet, tomato-based condiment of today. Fascinating as that history is, it will probably be the last thing on your mind the next time someone spills ketchup all over your […]
Fresher is better – that’s a mantra that always rings true for fruits, vegetables, and herbs. Now, while you can get pretty darn fresh produce at a grocery store, food from a home garden is even fresher and produces less pollution (no trucks hauling them, fewer chemicals, etc.)
Categories: Oxi Fresh Cook Book
We’re coming into a perfect time for mangoes, so let’s put together a delicious salad based around this wonderful fruit and throw in some refreshing celery, crunchy Brazil nuts, and some perfectly tasty goat cheese crumbles! Yum!
Honey – so tasty, so sweet, so perfect on so many things. Honey has been a favorite treat of humankind (and bearkind) for thousands and thousands of years – it’s also been getting our clothes and homes sticky for just as long. So if you or a chubby little cubby all stuffed with fluff got […]
Every year, the Franchise Business Review – a leader in franchise market research – surveys thousands and thousands of franchisees across hundreds of brands to figure out which company has the most satisfied franchisees. They ask a variety of questions that touch on everything from their relationship with the franchisor to training to business lifestyle. They compile their results in the Franchisee Satisfaction Awards so that entrepreneurs and future franchisees can pick the best companies to join.
This is an important and unique list since it’s created based on what the franchisees report. That’s why Oxi Fresh is proud to have been named in the 2015 Franchisee Satisfaction Awards, ranking as #39 among franchise systems with 250 or more units. Continue Reading post – Oxi Fresh Ranked in Franchisee Satisfaction Awards!
Sometimes getting that perfect outfit for the kiddos can be a blast, but other times it can be frustrating when you realize that in a few years (or even months), their perfect dress, shirt, or jumper won’t fit anymore.
What’s more, if you’re trying to be green, buying all that new clothing can feel a bit eco-unfriendly (and expensive). So what can you do to stay green, save green, and keep the kids looking cool? Continue Reading post – Swap It! Getting Your Kids Clothes While Staying Green
Categories: For Your Health
Achoo! Excuse me.
Seeing all the plants turn green and flowers starting to bloom should be a reason to celebrate. If you’ve got bad allergies though, these new signs of life can fill you with dread. Spring means pollen and that means wheezing, sneezing, and a runny nose.
Thankfully there are some awesome natural remedies out there that can help you breathe easier. Let’s check . . . check . . . Achoo!
. . . them out. Continue Reading post – Natural Remedies for Spring Allergies
Dyeing eggs, hiding eggs, building baskets, sneaking a few jellybeans for yourself – these are the grand old traditions that make springtime wonderful. Getting some of that Easter Egg dye on your clothes (or more likely the kids getting in on their clothes) isn’t quite as wonderful.
While food dyes like this can be tough to handle, they aren’t impossible to treat. Just remember to act fast – the rest of the eggs can wait while you save that shirt! Continue Reading post – Bad Bunny: Getting Easter Egg Dye out of Clothes
Want to make your Valentine’s Day even sweeter this year? Then skip the store-bought chocolates and make your own treats! We’ve got 7 amazing truffle recipes just for you. Continue Reading post – DIY Valentine’s Day! 7 Sweet Truffle Recipes
At the Big Game, you’ll hear cheering, groaning, and friends assuring each other that the ref is indeed blind. You’ll see be-jersey-ed people leaning in close to the TV, expressions tense as they watch the flight of the ball. You’ll smell something hot and spicy, that deliciously acrid scent of buffalo wings. Those are the […]