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Taste Test: The Best Natural Peanut Butter

Kitchen Daily | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste

"Natural" peanut butter is loosely defined as a product that does not contain partially hydrogenated oil, the trans fat-laden ingredient that makes cl...

CONFIRMED

Posted 02.15.2012 | Denver

Well, it's official -- on Tuesday afternoon Trader Joe's confirmed the rumors that the California-based grocery store chain would open its first Color...

In Organic We Trust

Kip Pastor | Posted 04.10.2012 | Green
Kip Pastor

The organic food movement is a great cause and it has become big business. Now the question is whether we will allow this well-intentioned movement, started by farmers who strived to be stewards of the land, to completely degenerate into a meaningless food trend.

Super Bowl: Microbrews Make A Run At Big-Time Beer Makers

Reuters | Posted 04.06.2012 | Business

By David K. Randall Feb 3 (Reuters) - Beer and football: it's one of those perfect combinations, like peanut butter and chocolate. ...

10 CEOs Making A Dollar Or Less

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 02.02.2012 | Business

Along with official launch of Facebook's IPO Wednesday came the news that CEO Mark Zuckerberg would be reducing his annual salary to just one dollar b...

Steer Clear of Refined Sugar and White Flour

Carolyn Anderson | Posted 03.24.2012 | Healthy Living
Carolyn Anderson

There is evidence that we can help strengthen the body's defenses against cancer by diet and exercise changes. The problem is that the things we should omit from our diets are often things that we enjoy, things that taste good and things that we have on a regular basis.

If They Build It, They Will Come

Posted 03.02.2012 | Denver

Word on the street is that California grocer Trader Joe's is coming to Colorado in April. The Monrovia, Calif.-based grocery chain filed documents...

Easy Transitions To Healthier Eating

Pooja R. Mottl | Posted 03.17.2012 | Healthy Living
Pooja R. Mottl

Now is the perfect time to reset yourself when it comes to food and start making simple changes to our eating habits to make healthy eating less of a "resolution," a "sacrifice" or a "burden," and more of an easy, natural part of everyday life.

Fashion Police or Racial Profiling?

Malcolm Harris | Posted 03.13.2012 | Style
Malcolm Harris

So there I was -- "strut interrupted" and being pulled over by the NYPD's Fashion Police. Luckily I've seen enough marathons of COPS to know exactly what was going on here.

Earth Seeks Clean Air, Organic Food and Green Living Inhabitants

Margaret Cochran, Ph.D. | Posted 03.10.2012 | Green
Margaret Cochran, Ph.D.

There are a few basic and powerful steps that can improve your life, your health and the health of our planet more rapidly than you might think:

The Best Instant Oatmeal: Apple-Cinnamon Taste Test

Kitchen Daily | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste

Instant oatmeal is the poor-man's oats -- it's a little heavy on the sugar and doesn't deliver the same health benefits that steel-cut oats do -- but ...

Gowanus Cleanup Gonna Take At Least 10 Years

Posted 01.04.2012 | New York

For anyone waiting to put on their Speedo and go swimming in the Gowanus Canal: it's gonna be a while. According to a new outline conducted by the...

The Year in Resignations: 2011

Joe Rodota | Posted 02.20.2012 | Business
Joe Rodota

In March 2011, the "Watergate Gallery" opened at the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum in Yorba Linda, California, after what the New York...

Whole Foods Offends With Hanukkah Mix-Up

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 12.20.2011 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Are local businesses culturally insensitive to Jews? The Washington Post's Jessica Goldstein expressed her shock Tuesday when she learne...

Alicia Ciccone

Let Them Eat Cake

HuffingtonPost.com | Alicia Ciccone | Posted 11.22.2011 | Small Business

The way to the heart may be through the stomach, but this New Jersey mom wasn't very happy with what her store-bought treats were packing. A mother of...

WIN IT: A $200 Whole Foods Gift Card For Thanksgiving Groceries

Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

We're down to the final Thanksgiving 2011 countdown -- and while the holiday is obviously about family, friends and giving thanks, the meal can land a...

Detroit Tax Breaks OK'd For Second Meijer Superstore

The Huffington Post | David Sands | Posted 11.21.2011 | Detroit

An abandoned high school on Detroit's west side could be streaming with shoppers in the near future. The Michigan-based Meijer grocery chain got ...

How To Grocery Shop Like A Hunter-Gatherer

Nancy Deville | Posted 01.13.2012 | Healthy Living
Nancy Deville

Just because we don't have to actually pick, gather, milk, hunt or fish for our food doesn't mean that we can walk into a market in a daze and load up the cart without thinking.

Rethinking Grain-Based Carbohydrates Part II

Georgianna Donadio, MSc, Ph.D., D.C. | Posted 01.07.2012 | Healthy Living
Georgianna Donadio, MSc, Ph.D., D.C.

For those of us who cannot or do not choose to consume animal products, the use of sprouted grains becomes an essential part of a vegan or strictly vegetarian diet.

WATCH: Jon Stewart Rips Occupy Oakland

Aaron Sankin | Posted 01.04.2012 | San Francisco

On Thursday's night episode of The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, the titular late-night host had some stern words of advice for the protestors of the O...

Food As Medicine: 5 Asian Superfoods

Mark Hyman, MD | Posted 12.29.2011 | Healthy Living
Mark Hyman, MD

Medicine doesn't always come in a pill. In fact, some of the most powerful medicines are delicious and can be found at your local supermarket or "farmacy."

Can Educating Consumers Help Make Farm Labor Fair?

Michelle Chen | Posted 11.28.2011 | Politics
Michelle Chen

While the traditional farm labor movement may have lost ground, other groups have surfaced on the horizon to push beyond the bounds of traditional unions, on and off the farm.

Whole Foods To Make Williamsburg New Home?

Inae Oh | Posted 10.30.2011 | New York

A case of there goes the neighborhood? Retail giant and organic foods emphasizer Whole Foods is apparently eyeing a spot on the Williamsburg Waterfron...

Whole Foods: Your New Life Coach?

Posted 10.25.2011 | Food

Whole Foods is getting a lot closer to being a one-stop shop for all lifestyle needs. Last week, the company launched its first Wellness Club in Dedha...

Economy, Jobs And Morality

Doug Demeo | Posted 10.24.2011 | Green
Doug Demeo

There can be no quick fixes, no magic bullets and no wearisome blame games. A conversation about what constitutes an enduring economy is something that we all have a vested interest in.