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Food and Recipes

Find recipes and tips for a healthy diet based on local, seasonal eating.
Losing weight is never easy, but new research suggests that “fat foods” are part of the problem.

Fats All About Fats
Recent science has discovered that fats are not just good for us: Consuming healthy fats can lower our risk of disease and help us lose weight.
Make homemade baby food A Mother's Advice: Making Homemade Baby Food
Use these organizational tips to start creating homemade baby food that is delicious and healthy.
Grain-Free Granola Recipe
Whip up this batch of chocolate and coconut granola for a grain-free granola recipe that’s packed with healthful nuts and seeds.


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

Seasonal Fall Recipes

Baking Apples

20+ Healthy Fall Recipes
Make the best of your seasonal harvest with our favorite fall recipes starring root vegetables, apples, squash, peppers and more!

Seasonal Soups and Stews
Soups and stews make a great meal any time of year, but particularly when you need to warm up on chilly fall nights.

Pumpkin Recipes
Save money and waste less when you learn how to get the most from your pumpkins.


Using a Dehydrator to Preserve Food

Discover how using a food dehydrator can help you preserve summer's bounty.


Heirloom vegetables, herbs and fruits are back in favor as gardeners and food lovers seek more nutritious and flavorful edibles. The unusual varieties of heirloom seeds still available today produce e…

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In 2003, we introduced an archive of all MOTHER EARTH NEWS' issues from the 1970s on CD-ROM, presenting a new way of accessing past issues of the magazine in a digital environment. Thousands of reade…

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