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What's Worse: Eating Unwashed Fruit Or No Fruit At All?

Posted 04.09.2014 | Healthy Living

You made a wise decision by tossing that apple in your bag this morning. Now, out and about during your busy day, you're well-prepared with a filling,...

Surprising Ways Countries Eat Avocados Around The World

The Daily Meal | Posted 06.04.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

You'll be pleasantly surprised by the versatility of the avocado.

The Oldest Nutrition Advice May Be The Wisest

Julie Upton | Posted 06.05.2014 | Healthy Living
Julie Upton

There's more nutrition information available to all of us than ever before, but consumers seem more confused about what to eat.

5 Foods You Didn't Know Were Fruits

The Daily Meal | Posted 06.03.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

You may want to brush up on your scientific definitions of what makes a fruit a fruit.

12 Things No One Will Tell You, Not Even Your Smartest Friend.

Jon Hotchkiss | Posted 05.21.2014 | Entertainment
Jon Hotchkiss

Here now, 12 things no one will tell you. Not even the smartest person you know. That is, until now. You're welcome! 1. What if I needed to eat a ban...

Thinking About Cutting Back on Soda? Try Monday

Diana K. Rice | Posted 05.16.2014 | Healthy Living
Diana K. Rice

What's that one measly can of soda a day -- your afternoon treat -- really going to do? Quite a bit, according to many leading health organizations.

You Won't Believe the Must-Have Item Sold at This Convenience Store

Nancy Brown | Posted 05.03.2014 | Healthy Living
Nancy Brown

How did these-naturally grown items that have been around forever suddenly become "the thing" at Rozek's store? It began as a pilot program as part of the Pitt County Healthy Corner Stores Initiative, and it's still going strong nearly three years later.

The Best Parts Of Fruits And Veggies You're Not Eating (But Should Be)

The Huffington Post | Sarah Klein | Posted 03.02.2014 | Healthy Living

Most adults would benefit from one and a half to two cups of fruit and two to three cups of vegetables each day. But it might be easier to reach our r...

Everything You Need To Know About Dragonfruit

Food52 | Posted 04.18.2014 | Taste
Food52

Good things come from prickly plants -- like tequila, nopales, and dragonfruit.

Where Love Lies: Passionfruit Mousse Cake

Ken Leung | Posted 04.15.2014 | Taste
Ken Leung

The chocolate shavings might seem random, but the heart/love is there if you spend the time to search for it.

Is Disliking Veggies in Your Kid's Genes?

Ayala Laufer-Cahana, M.D. | Posted 04.12.2014 | Healthy Living
Ayala Laufer-Cahana, M.D.

It's perhaps a relief to know that our kids have a personality and innate tendencies before they were ever exposed to our influences, and the consolation -- there's also a limit to how much damage our inevitable shortcomings may do. But when it comes to food, that doesn't put us of the hook.

How To Make Better Cocktails At Home

James Beard Foundation | Posted 03.31.2014 | Taste
James Beard Foundation

"Many recipes tell you to add the juice to the rest of your ingredients in your shaker, but don't do it."

Here's a Healthy Food Your Kids Already Eat

Maia James | Posted 03.24.2014 | Parents
Maia James

Recently, I was lamenting the fact that he has now decided to cut out even broccoli, which historically has been a favorite green. My mom reminded me not to forget the importance of fruit, which most kids already eat, and which also packs a great nutritional punch.

How to De-Seed a Pomegranate in Honor of Tu B'Shevat

Beth Rosen | Posted 03.17.2014 | Religion
Beth Rosen

It is customary during Tu B'Shevat to eat a new fruit, or to eat one of the Seven Species mentioned in the Bible. Being that it is the New Year for trees, I thought it would be the perfect time to make a "tree" resolution. So, mine is to introduce a new fruit or vegetable at least once a month to my kids.

Never Skip Breakfast Again, With These Quick And Easy Options

Posted 01.25.2014 | Healthy Living

Let's face it: When you first wake up, the last thing you want to do is prepare a healthy feast for you and your family. But a busy morning doesn't ha...

A Kabbalist's Feast: The Tu B'Shevat Seder

Rabbi Yonah Bookstein | Posted 03.16.2014 | Religion
Rabbi Yonah Bookstein

Years ago in the ancient city of Safed, a group of Kabbalists uncovered the mystical secrets of Tu B'Shevat, the Jewish holiday commemorating trees which begins, this year, on Wednesday night, January 15.

Blame It on the Pickles

Liz Neumark | Posted 03.11.2014 | Home
Liz Neumark

All my non-working moments were spent over pots of simmering brine and in pursuit of perfect pickling produce! Over 500 jars later, I became a pickling maven or madwoman.

Last Minute Gift

John Malik | Posted 11.18.2014 | HuffPost Home
John Malik

Only a handful of shopping days left before Christmas and you've got a few gits yet to purchase. Why not make a donation in someone's name to their favorite charity?

Don't Pig Out -- Veg Out for the Holidays

Bill & Claire Wurtzel | Posted 01.25.2014 | Taste
Bill & Claire Wurtzel

Can I make this "once in a lifetime event" a time to share the fun and warmth of the holidays and still maintain a healthy diet?

How To De-Seed A Pomegranate In 3 Seconds, Like A Pervert

Foodbeast | Posted 04.10.2014 | Taste
Foodbeast

Yes, you read that correctly.

In Praise of Quince

Clara Schuhmacher | Posted 12.27.2013 | Taste
Clara Schuhmacher

Late October brings an interesting addition to stands heaped with orange squash and red apples at the Farmer's markets of New York...

Forbidden Fruit: The Good and The Bad Fruits

Paul Spector, M.D. | Posted 12.18.2013 | Healthy Living
Paul Spector, M.D.

Let's cut to the chase. Blueberries, grapes, apples, bananas and grapefruit were significantly associated with lower risk of Type 2 diabetes. Fruit juice consumption was associated with an increased risk.

Are You Salting Your Tomatoes All Wrong?

Jeffrey de Picciotto | Posted 01.23.2014 | Taste
Jeffrey de Picciotto

Don't get stuck with watery, mushy tomatoes.

Does It Matter Which Fruit You Eat?

Ayala Laufer-Cahana, M.D. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Ayala Laufer-Cahana, M.D.

Diet as a whole affects health -- profoundly -- but eating the latest fad miracle fruit, sensationalized by the media, is not likely to make much of a difference. Sorry, but shortcuts are improbable.

You Can't Have a Proustian Fruit Moment With a Grape Gummy

Heritage Radio Network | Posted 01.23.2014 | Taste
Heritage Radio Network

Our communal fear of real, actual fruit and gravitation towards safe, sanitized, foodiness "fruit" is really just an expression of our general obsession with safety across the board.