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Cooking With The Whole Vegetable Is Way Easier Than You Think

Chadwick Boyd | Posted 11.24.2015 | Taste
Chadwick Boyd

While home cooks care a lot about ease and convenience in the kitchen, today they also want more from their food. Whole vegetable cooking allows for just that. No need to waste time peeling beets and no money wasted throwing their greens away. Nowadays, it's wash, cook, eat... and enjoy.

Meat and Cancer: What's the Panic?

Ayala Laufer-Cahana, M.D. | Posted 11.02.2015 | Healthy Living
Ayala Laufer-Cahana, M.D.

The World Health Organization (WHO)'s recent findings, connecting red and processed meat with cancer, reverberated throughout the world, but they're h...

10 Recipes to Show Off Fall Vegetables

Food52 | Posted 10.22.2015 | Taste

It's no shocker that amidst our modern world of packaged foods and convenient lifestyles, the culinary movement has been steadily shifting toward...

Shooting Guns and Eating Vegetables

Jae Berman, MS, RD, CSSD | Posted 10.21.2015 | Healthy Living
Jae Berman, MS, RD, CSSD

Last year, I shot a gun for the first time. I went to Montana for an "adventure getaway" filled with shooting clays, hunting pheasant, fly fishing a...

Feed Your Head: 5 Foods to Fuel Your Brain

Omega Institute | Posted 10.15.2015 | Healthy Living
Omega Institute

Not to worry. Certain "brain foods" can help nourish this precious organ by protecting it from degeneration, helping to boost mood, and sustaining cognitive function, even as we age. Here are some of the top brain foods and what research says about them.

I'm With Stupid: The Lazy Man's Guide to Eating Healthier

Todd Hartley | Posted 10.09.2015 | Comedy
Todd Hartley

What I needed was a lazy way to do the same thing without all the food prep, a way to cheat the system, basically. That's how I came up with my greatest idea yet: the Larabar cleanse.

19 Photos Of Vegetables That Are Too Beautiful To Eat

The Huffington Post | Damon Dahlen | Posted 10.07.2015 | Taste

It's been said you should always eat your vegetables, but for these fine specimens we will make an exception. The United Kingdom's Royal Horticul...

Raw or Cooked? How Best to Prep 11 Fruits and Vegetables

Marlynn Wei, MD, JD | Posted 10.05.2015 | Healthy Living
Marlynn Wei, MD, JD

It can be tricky to know how you should store and prepare fresh foods to get the most nutrients.

Your Future Career in the Invention Garden

Kevin Folta | Posted 10.01.2015 | Education
Kevin Folta

Where are the future jobs? What if I told you that a high-value, high-tech field is poised to explode, and talented experts are desperately needed for the wave of careers that might rival the computer explosion of the 90's? Would you be interested?

Get Your Kid To Eat Veggies, No Bribing Required

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 10.01.2015 | Healthy Living

Parents, you can stop positioning broccoli as little trees and arranging pepper slices into edible hearts. To get kids to eat more veggies, take a cue...

Karina Inkster's Vast World of Vegan Vitality

Gurdeep Pandher | Posted 09.24.2015 | Books
Gurdeep Pandher

While most people only adopt some parts of the philosophy or abandon the seemingly lofty goals after only a few short days, others have embraced veganism as a lifestyle. One person who belongs to the latter group is Karina Inkster.

Just Looking At This Giant Onion Will Make You Cry

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 09.24.2015 | Weird News

We'll get straight to the point: These vegetables are massive. Just think about the size of the salad you could make! Can you even fathom the soup tha...

Can Like a Pro With These 8 Dos + Don'ts

Rodale's Organic Life | Posted 09.23.2015 | Taste
Rodale's Organic Life

Though it may seem intimidating at first, canning excess garden produce is one of the simplest and easiest things to do -- and your future self will certainly appreciate being able to dig in to all those tasty garden goods long after the growing season is over.

Goats, Chickens and Compost: Volunteering With Earth Matter on Governors Island

Rebecca Louie | Posted 09.16.2015 | Green
Rebecca Louie

I started volunteering with Earth Matter several years ago because I was drawn to the chickens, rabbits and goats. Aggressive squirrels, threatening rats and dive-bombing pigeons made up most of my wildlife interactions in NYC, and I longed to be around creatures more friendly and fun.

Gardening for Dummies

Nina Griffin | Posted 09.11.2015 | HuffPost Home
Nina Griffin

Two weeks after we moved to Vermont I received a call from my friend, a native Vermonter who was as excited about our move north as we were. "You need to start your garden." she warned me. "Memorial Day is coming. You need to get your starters hardened off." Whoa.

Your Guide to Selecting the Best Fall Produce

Rodale Wellness | Posted 09.10.2015 | Healthy Living
Rodale Wellness

While we can't divert everyone away from their favorite grocer, we can give you the necessary tips to selecting the best seasonal fruits and veggies. And now that fall is rearing its head any day now (at least we hope so), now is as good of a time as any to get the lowdown on how to pick your purchases wisely.

5 Produce Secrets Supermarkets Don't Want You To Know | Ashley Sepanski | Posted 09.14.2015 | OWN

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3 Healthy Alternatives to Potato Chips (With Easy Recipes Too)

The Doctors | Rochelle Nelson | Posted 09.09.2015 | Dr. Phil

Before you grab a bag of potato chips to snack on – and then probably end up eating the entire bag – consider these healthier (and tasty!)...

9 Healthy (and Tasty) Back-To-School Snack Recipes

Phoebe Lapine | Posted 09.08.2015 | Taste
Phoebe Lapine

I know I'll be better at hitting the books (or pounding the keyboard) if I fuel my body with plenty of fiber, good fats, and vibrant veggies rather than packages of empty carbs.

Tips to Trim Your Waste

Melanie Young | Posted 08.25.2015 | Green
Melanie Young

Trimming your waste makes sense economizing at home and being more sensitive to the global issues of food waste, food insecurity and the environment. So don't trash your dinner. Reheat! Reuse! Repurpose!

Childhood Nutrition: 4 Strategies for Helping Your Kids Eat Better

John Berardi, Ph.D. | Posted 08.24.2015 | Healthy Living
John Berardi, Ph.D.

As a father of three, the idea of children enduring any of this stuff is simply heartbreaking. But there is good news: As parents, we can prevent a lot of these problems simply by feeding our children whole, healthy foods.

The 8 Best Produce Picks For Late Summer

U.S. News & World Report | Erin Schumaker | Posted 08.22.2015 | Healthy Living

Despite the fact that some kids are back in school and it's getting dark earlier, summer is not over. And while the sun's still shining, remember: Su...

5 Tips for the Perfect Grilled Gazpacho

Steven Raichlen | Posted 08.18.2015 | Taste
Steven Raichlen

Your gazpacho lives by the quality of the vegetables--garden or farm stand tomatoes, sweet onions (preferably with dirt still on the roots), local peppers--well, you get the idea. Do not, I repeat, do not refrigerate the tomatoes.

How to Get Rid of Fruit Flies

Food52 | Posted 08.11.2015 | HuffPost Home

Today, we're re-running one of our summertime Food52 references. A disclaimer: No fruit flies were harmed or killed in the writing of this post. (But ...

When the Glass Is Greener

Melanie Young | Posted 07.27.2015 | Healthy Living
Melanie Young

I finally took the plunge. After months of reading up on the pros and cons of juicing and following enlightened advocates like Kris Carr and Joe Cr...