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We Didn't Know Food Could Taste This Good | Care2 Healthy Living: My kids and I just returned from Costa Rica, w...

We Didn't Know Food Could Taste This Good | Care2 Healthy Living: My kids and I just returned from Costa Rica, w...

My kids and I just returned from Costa Rica, where we spent two weeks at Rancho Margot , an off-the-grid sustainable ranch and resort along the Cano Negro River overlooking Lake Arenal, the Children’s Eternal Rainforest, Monteverde National Park and Arenal National Park. We did all the touristy things that people do in Costa Rica–ziplining, horseback riding, hiking–and we enjoyed the spectacular scenery. But we all agree that we miss meals the most. Two solid weeks of just-picked fruits and vegetables, free-range eggs and pork, and homemade cheese and butter is a treat that everyone should experience. (Really, it’s a treat we should give ourselves daily.) Combined with the lively company–students, dignitaries, yogis and families from all over the world–mealtimes at Rancho Margot were a feast for our bodies and our souls. Just thinking about it makes me hungry (and homesick...

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