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Product Review: Oryx Desert Salt

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It’s a fact: salt is the smallest ingredient in any meal, and yet it makes the biggest difference. Don’t get me started on how cooking rice and pasta in boiling salted water completely transforms the finished product. Even in baking, a pinch of salt significantly enhances the flavor of ingredients like chocolate. While most prepared foods certainly don’t need any added salt, much of what we cook from scratch would be rather tasteless without it. The thing is, not all salt is created equal.

There are different kinds of salt to choose from — Himalayan salt, Sea salt, regular Table salt —  but I was unfamiliar with Desert Salt until being introduced to Oryx Desert Salt at this years Summer Fancy Find Show. Oryx Desert Salt boasts an impressive list of benefits, not only in taste but in sustainability — which is important. They offered to send me a sample so that I could taste the difference for myself, and soon I received the following:

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CBD vs. Medical Marijuana: Main Differences You Should Know

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CBD and medical marijuana are two cannabis terms. With the popularity of CBD, some people feel it has come to replace marijuana, but CBD and medical marijuana are different from each other. The only similarities between CBD and medical marijuana are that they are both from cannabis plants. Medical marijuana contains the psychoactive compound THC, which can make you high. CBD is a non-psychoactive compound in cannabis which doesn’t have side effects associated with THC. Continue reading CBD vs. Medical Marijuana: Main Differences You Should Know