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6 Natural Tea Remedies for Stress and Anxiety

Toby Nwazor | Posted 06.23.2016 | Healthy Living
Toby Nwazor

Credit With problems springing up everyday and pressure building up in different angles, mental, physical and emotional, you're bound to be stresse...

Confessions of a Serial Songwriter: "Suddenly" (from my newly released book)

Shelly Peiken | Posted 05.31.2016 | Arts
Shelly Peiken

SOMETIMES I HEAR Simon and Garfunkel singing, "Slow down you move too fast." They're in a little bubble following me around as I scurry about my day.

4 Ways to Start Using Matcha Today

Jessi Andricks | Posted 05.20.2016 | Healthy Living
Jessi Andricks

Here are a few ways to use Matcha:

Here's Why You Should Be Drinking Matcha Tea

The Huffington Post | Samantha Guff | Posted 04.08.2016 | Taste

Let's be honest -- it's pretty hard to get through the day without a little caffeine boost. But too much coffee could leave you feeling shaky and anxi...

Matcha Muffins

Lauren McElwain (1cookingchick) | Posted 03.09.2016 | Taste
Lauren McElwain (1cookingchick)

Today, I wanted to introduce my friends to one of my favorite things....Matcha! As you know, Matcha is finely ground Green Tea powder that is used in hot drinks, smoothies and baked goods. I decided Matcha Muffins would be the perfect breakfast treat for the moms, while the kids played.

5 Food Switches That Can Make You Look Years Younger

Anthony Youn, M.D., FACS | Posted 03.25.2016 | Healthy Living
Anthony Youn, M.D., FACS

Here are five simple food switches that can take years off your appearance. Hopefully you'll find these new foods taste just as good (or even better!) than the foods they replace.

7 All-Natural, Cost Effective Products That Help You Defeat Allergies

Michael Lazar | Posted 10.27.2015 | Fifty
Michael Lazar

Allergy season is upon us. For those of you who suffer from winter, summer or seasonally ranging allergies, there are some natural fixes that Mother N...

Top Chef Winner, Matcha Dessert, and Bites to Remember at the Annual Plate by Plate Tasting Fundraiser

Jane Seo | Posted 10.06.2015 | Taste
Jane Seo

It's not every day that you get to try food prepared by a Top Chef winner. But attendees at this year's Plate by Plate got to do just that when Chef Hung Huynh, the winner of Top Chef Season 3, served them an exclusive dish for the evening's tasting benefit.

How Tea May Help the Brain

Toffler Niemuth | Posted 07.27.2016 | Healthy Living
Toffler Niemuth

Tea has been soaring in popularity, especially among those looking to boost metabolism or anyone wanting a java-free caffeine kick. Meanwhile, researchers have been exploring the possible benefits of tea for mental health and cognition.

Delicious Green Tea Desserts

Yii-Huei Phang | Posted 07.27.2016 | Taste
Yii-Huei Phang

Matcha powder is a vibrant ingredient to use. You can prepare it the traditional way with a bamboo whisk and a tea bowl to brew a strong cup of green ...

7 Delicious, Strange and Unexpected Ice Creams Around the World

Orbitz.com | Posted 07.24.2016 | Travel
Orbitz.com

While you're busy noshing on your go-to flavor, have a taste of some popular frozen treats from around the world.

5 Truly Healthy And Delicious Matcha Recipes

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 07.17.2015 | Healthy Living

By now, you've probably hopped on the matcha bandwagon. Whether you're chowing down on matcha ice cream or grabbing iced lattes from your local coffee...

6 Foods That Can Make You Happier

Posted 05.17.2015 | Healthy Living

By Cynthia Sass, MPH, RD I’m a happiness research junkie. I love reading about simple things we can do to elevate mood and boost contentment. Min...

7 Things You Should Know About Matcha

Posted 04.16.2015 | Healthy Living

By Cynthia Sass, MPH, RD I’ve been getting asked about matcha a whole lot lately. I heard that matcha shots were the “it beverage” at New Yor...

The Faithful Shopper: Don't PassOver the Easter Treats

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 05.30.2015 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Happy Passover - Happy Easter! As always, I focus on the sugary for these joyous holidays - chocolate treats that promise even sweeter days in the spring and summer to come.

High Tea in Hangzhou: China's Prettiest City

Peter Mandel | Posted 05.16.2015 | Travel
Peter Mandel

It is time for an excursion to the country. On the main street of a tea village called Meijiawu, there are no English words on the signs. I am beginning to breathe. The air smells cleaner. Maybe it is all the Longjing tea leaves.

Leigh Weingus

What's The Deal With Matcha, Anyway?

HuffingtonPost.com | Leigh Weingus | Posted 06.10.2015 | Healthy Living

If you're all about your local coffee shop, you've probably noticed a new menu item in recent months. It seems like matcha lattes, matcha desserts and...

Green Tea: Good for Your Heart and Brain

Ornish Living | Posted 04.21.2015 | Healthy Living
Ornish Living

Tea has been cultivated for centuries and remains one of the most widely consumed beverages in the world. Sipping a cup of green tea can offer much more than refreshment: the positive health benefits are impressive and well-documented.

15 Matcha Recipes That'll Help You Get In On This Trend

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 01.16.2015 | Taste

You'll forget regular green tea ever existed.

Leigh Weingus

This Couple's Biggest Adventure Began When They Switched From Coffee To Green Tea

HuffingtonPost.com | Leigh Weingus | Posted 06.10.2015 | Healthy Living

David Mandelbaum and Jessica Lloyd were completely exhausted. They had a happy marriage and successful careers in New York City, but the long hours th...

Super Hacks: How to Make Healthy Food Even Healthier

Willow Jarosh, MS, RD | Posted 11.26.2014 | Healthy Living
Willow Jarosh, MS, RD

Not that healthy foods need to be any better, but we couldn't resist sharing these hacks that increase their nutritional value. Hey, go big or go home, right? Actually, whether you use these nutrition-boosting hacks or not, these foods are all super nutritious, tasty choices.

Tea Lovers, You're Drinking Tea All Wrong

Liza de Guia | Posted 08.13.2014 | Taste
Liza de Guia

I never heard of being "tea drunk" before. Never knew it was even a possibility for tea to have that effect on you.

5 Daily Habits to Help Blast Belly Fat Right Now

David Zinczenko | Posted 08.12.2014 | Healthy Living
David Zinczenko

America still has a major weight problem, and now, it turns out, there are different types of belly fat to worry about -- one of which you can't even see. The distinction is important.

Are Diet Pills an Aggressively Marketed Scam?

Ayala Laufer-Cahana, M.D. | Posted 08.02.2014 | Healthy Living
Ayala Laufer-Cahana, M.D.

Silly and optimistic as I am, I'm hoping for an end to health claims on foods and supplements. Health claims were introduced in 1994, have been so miserably abused and have become so utterly misleading that it's just time to say goodbye. The other more realistic scenario is that consumers will start rejecting the hype and express their skepticism with their wallets.

6 Great Tips to Better Skin

Caroline J. Cederquist, M.D. | Posted 05.31.2014 | Healthy Living
Caroline J. Cederquist, M.D.

Beauty is not only skin deep. Instead, true beauty and great skin come from what we eat and how we live.