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Junk Food: From Confusion to Clear and Simple Truth

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 11.09.2015 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

I was somewhat startled, and quite concerned, to learn directly from the source while sipping coffee together, that my wife was confused by the latest...

Meatless Monday: World Pasta Congress Puts Pasta Back on the Table

Ellen Kanner | Posted 11.04.2015 | Green
Ellen Kanner

Pasta is not your bad boyfriend. The food we love loves us back according to a global group of scientists at last week's World Pasta Congress. ...

Community-Led Cooking Classes In African Cuisine Are Helping People Lose Weight, Eat Healthier

The Huffington Post | Joseph Erbentraut | Posted 08.11.2015 | Black Voices

When it comes to working toward a healthier lifestyle, the answers to the problems of obesity, diabetes and diet-related chronic illnesses that threa...

The Mediterranean Diet Manifesto

Elena Paravantes RD | Posted 03.25.2015 | Healthy Living
Elena Paravantes RD

One of the diets that has stood the test of time, has been followed by real people and has the research to support it, is the Mediterranean diet. A non-restricting diet associated with numerous health benefits. And while it is a specific way of eating, it is also a way of living.

Meatless Monday: Kickstarting Veganuary

Ellen Kanner | Posted 03.07.2015 | Green
Ellen Kanner

We're a few days into the new year, the time we're most likely to resolve to make positive changes. So how's it going so far? Is that resolution to ea...

Meatless Monday: Hey, Thanks (I'm Talking to YOU)

Ellen Kanner | Posted 01.24.2015 | Green
Ellen Kanner

Still, conjuring what you're grateful for is always worth doing, not just for the sake of going out into the day with a stupid-ass grin on your face, but because giving thanks is good for us.

Women in Business Q&A: Sara Baer-Sinnott, President of Oldways

Laura Dunn | Posted 09.23.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

Sara Baer-Sinnott is president of Oldways, a Boston-based nonprofit inspiring good health through cultural food traditions and lifestyles. Sara has b...

Meatless Monday: Carrying The Earth

Ellen Kanner | Posted 07.12.2014 | Green
Ellen Kanner

May is International Mediterranean Diet Month, and to celebrate, here's a madly Med Meatless Monday. The original version of this post ran on May 24, ...

Meatless Monday: The Whole (Grains) Truth

Ellen Kanner | Posted 05.31.2014 | Green
Ellen Kanner

Get ready to embrace the emmer, mingle with millet and canoodle with kamut. Wednesday is the third annual Whole Grains Sampling Day, sponsored by your...

Meatless Monday: Hey, Thanks (I'm Talking to YOU)

Ellen Kanner | Posted 01.25.2014 | Green
Ellen Kanner

Lose the feeding frenzy aspect (please), and Thanksgiving is about creating celebration, togetherness, a sense that everything's going to be all right.

Meatless Monday: Oldways, New Vegetarian and Vegan Diet Pyramid

Ellen Kanner | Posted 01.25.2014 | Green
Ellen Kanner

Oldways' vegetarian and vegan diet pyramid aims to make a traditional vegetarian and plant-based diets less mystifying and more accessible to people accustomed to the Standard American Diet.

Armani's Secret Island Of Pantelleria

Rosalyn Hoffman | Posted 08.14.2013 | Travel
Rosalyn Hoffman

The Italian island of Pantelleria sits in the Mediterranean Sea closer to Africa than Sicily. A magnificent place of haunting natural beauty, stunning architecture, and delicious food and wine.

Grain Trust: Experts Recommend Their Eco-Favorites

Avital Andrews | Posted 02.25.2012 | Home
Avital Andrews

Grain is as American as apple pie. So it's only natural that farmers who want to protect this land -- and its amber waves -- are growing it sustainably.