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Food and Recipes

Find recipes and tips for a healthy diet based on local, seasonal eating.
Learn how the foods we eat influence our moods—and how common issues such as anxiety, depression and irritability might be tied to nutrition.

Chickpea Tagine
Squash, Chickpea & Sweet Potato Tagine Recipe
Rich in antioxidants, fiber, and nerve-boosting B vitamins, this vegetable-packed, chickpea tagine is perfect for chilly nights.
Vegetable Fermentation
Discover the history and health benefits of vegetable fermentation.
Savoring Suburbia: Growing Local Food in the Suburbs
With just a few small steps, we can start transforming the suburbs from agricultural wastelands to local food-producing communities.


Browse more great food and recipes content in the Mother Earth Living archives: Food and Recipes.

Winter Recipes

Winter Drinks

Warming Winter Drinks
Try these winter drinks to warm your belly and your spirits.

Hearty Winter Soups
Nothing's more comforting on a cold winter's day than a steaming bowl of nourishing, homemade soup.

Colonial Slow-Cooker Recipes
Mix the convenience of your modern slow cooker with traditional slow-cooking techniques to create these healthy cold weather dishes.


Banana Oatmeal Walnut Cookies

Try these banana oatmeal walnut cookies for a sugar-free snack.


A treasure-trove of valuable information, the fall issue of Capper's Farmer includes great articles for homemade ice cream, condiments and pizza; a beginner's guide to canning; 17 uses for baking soda…

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Family recipe collections make treasured gifts to pass from generation to generation. In Gooseberry Patch Keepsake Cookbook, families and friends hand down their most time-honored, cherished recipes t…

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