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This week’s installment of From Our Friends is dedicated to you! Well… your body, that is! We’ve packed it with great posts on getting out into nature even in the city, replacing your body envy with self-confidence, a delicious and healthy zucchini and feta salad recipe, eight things that can boost or wreck your fertility, and why you should use more bamboo. We hope you enjoy these wonderful articles from our friends around the web, and have a great weekend!

1. Regardless of the season, getting out into nature is one of the healthiest things we can do for our bodies. Take a glance at this invigorating post from The Organic Whey about city steps and fruit foraging! 

2. Unhappy with your hips? Dissatisfied with your derrière? Here’s how to replace body envy with self-confidence, from the good folks at Experience Life.

3. Multi-tasking mint finds a new home in a recipe for a warm salad from EcoSalon. Check out their delicious recipe for a minty zucchini and feta salad.

4. Thinking about adding to your family in the new future? You should definitly head over to Blisstree for their list of eight things that can boost or wreck your fertility… now or later!

5. Bamboo is one of the fastest-growing plants on Earth, growing as quickly as 39 inches in a day. It also doesn’t need replanting, grows without fertilizers or pesticides and is harvested from controlled stands with an astounding growth cycle of three to five years. Check out MightyNest’s great loveletter to bamboo!

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