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5 Popular Internet Nutrition Myths (How Many Have You Fallen For?)

Julie Upton | Posted 05.18.2015 | Healthy Living
Julie Upton

If your nutrition information comes primarily from your email inbox or social media, what you're reading may be misleading, inaccurate and may even ...

Cauliflower 'Rice' With Cumin and Coconut

Mira Manek | Posted 05.11.2015 | Taste
Mira Manek

This is a great alternative to rice as it still retains a similar taste and texture.

Guilt-Free Spring Macaroons

Mira Manek | Posted 04.24.2015 | Taste
Mira Manek

With the strawberry sauce, they simply spring to life in color, taste and everything!

Missing Cheese? How To Go Dairy-Free Without Going Flavor-Free

Willow Jarosh, MS, RD | Posted 04.09.2015 | Taste
Willow Jarosh, MS, RD

We thought we would put together some of our favorite foods that deliver a similar taste/texture to cheese and other dairy.

7 Unexpected Ways to Use a Can of Coconut Milk

Epicurious | Posted 04.02.2015 | Taste
Epicurious

Whether you need a dairy-free ice cream or custard for the lactose intolerant or just want to feature tropical flavors, coconut milk makes a great custard base to turn into ice cream or flan. You can sub in canned coconut milk instead of milk in most custard recipes.

Lucky Kiwi and Coconut Cupcakes

Dough Mamma | Posted 05.15.2015 | Taste
Dough Mamma

Since cabbage and pregnancy are most likely an unpleasant combination for both myself and my husband, I decided to make cupcakes instead. Kiwi and coconut are quite complementary flavors, and I assure you, your friends, families and co-workers will be absolutely delighted by these cupcakes.

Samoa Donuts Are Like Girl Scout Cookies On Steroids

Thrillist | Posted 05.10.2015 | Taste
Thrillist

Nothing has ever been more worth it.

5 Health Foods That Can Tax Your Digestive System

Tasneem Bhatia, M.D. | Posted 11.26.2014 | Healthy Living
Tasneem Bhatia, M.D.

I know what you're thinking. Please, not another list of things I can't eat! No, that's not what this post is all about. Think of it more as a troubleshooting session -- finding hidden culprits that could be behind some of your digestive woes and exploring how to make these foods easier to digest.

Ode to a Coconut

Tristan Welch | Posted 11.05.2014 | Taste
Tristan Welch

Mustique is lush with coconut trees and I quickly discovered that the coconut is an integral part of island life. I find it endlessly inspiring because nearly every part can be used to add complexity and a spectacular tropical flavor to any dish.

5 Big Benefits Of Coconut Oil

Elle Penner | Posted 10.26.2014 | Healthy Living
Elle Penner

If it's not in your kitchen cabinet already, consider adding coconut oil to your collection.

How to Make Homemade Coconut Milk

Food52 | Posted 09.21.2014 | Taste
Food52

It's always more fun to DIY. Every week on Food52, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of gre...

Mozambique's Coconut Graveyards

Crystal Wells | Posted 09.16.2014 | Impact
Crystal Wells

Mozambique was once one of the largest coconut producers in the world. Today, reports estimate that as much as half of the country's coconut trees have been destroyed, making it impossible to sustain the same level of production.

5 Surprisingly Delicious Uses For Coconut Oil

Posted 03.12.2015 | OWN

This healthy fat can transform popcorn, garlic bread and even fried chicken, as these creative recipes from Sasha Seymour's new book Coconut Every Day...

Banana-Coconut Bread from Scratch (and Damn Quick!)

Maria Rodale | Posted 08.12.2014 | Home
Maria Rodale

A few days later, I still had some old bananas lying around and was craving some coconut. It was a Sunday spring morning, and before I headed out to clean my garage, I made this with no fuss and no muss.

You Need To Try This 4-Ingredient Vegan, Dairy-Free Dessert

Erin Zaikis | Posted 08.11.2014 | Taste
Erin Zaikis

It's an ideal summer treat, loved by kids, cheap, healthy, and insanely easy to make.

Girl Scout Goodness: How To Make Samoa Donuts

Food Fanatic | Posted 07.02.2014 | Taste
Food Fanatic

These donuts were born of my late-night mind wanderings.

Is Coconut Oil Really All It's Cracked Up To Be?

The Huffington Post | Meredith Melnick | Posted 04.24.2014 | Healthy Living

Welcome to Ask Healthy Living -- in which you submit your most burning health questions and we do our best to ask the experts and get back to you. Hav...

How To Make Dairy-Free, Vegan Coconut Ice Cream

Food52 | Posted 05.27.2014 | Taste
Food52

This'll change the way you think about vegan ice cream forever.

When Your Favorite Flavor Gets Trendy, Sometimes You Don't Want to Share It

Anneli Rufus | Posted 04.06.2014 | Taste
Anneli Rufus

At the Winter Fancy Food Show two weeks ago, coconut was the major flavor du jour -- from coconut cheese to coconut sake to coconut chips to coconut-c...

Eat Fat for a Healthier and Slimmer You: Weight Loss Tip for 2014

Tania Hayek Mercer | Posted 03.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Tania Hayek Mercer

In this day and age, where processed and convenience food is the go-to for many busy people and families, critical nutrition is being kicked to the curb. One of these nutrients, a macronutrient, is fat.

How To Crack And Use A Whole Coconut

Food52 | Posted 03.24.2014 | Taste
Food52

Get out your hammer -- it's time to crack open some coconuts.

Coconut Water Is Disgusting

Tony Posnanski | Posted 02.25.2014 | Comedy
Tony Posnanski

It did not taste like a coconut. It tasted like someone took salt, dirt and gross and mixed it with water.

Chocolate Coconut Pecan Bars

Laura Kumin | Posted 02.09.2014 | Taste
Laura Kumin

The ingredients that adorn the top -- dark chocolate, coconut, and pecans -- provide satisfying zip as you bite into a serving.

The New Psychiatry: Forget Everything You Think You Know About Mental Health

Kelly Brogan, M.D. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Kelly Brogan, M.D.

Most patients who come to me for treatment of depression and anxiety do so because they want answers.  They want to know WHY they are struggling. The closest they will be offered by their prescribing psychiatrist or primary care doc is some reductionist hand waving about serotonin imbalances. 

Where Did All The Coconuts Go?

Posted 11.14.2013 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's Anna Norris: Are coconut fans ruining a good thing? With the rising popularity of coconut-based health and beauty prod...