10/7/2016 12:00:00 AM
Try these sources for baking decorations free of artificial food coloring or additives.
10/7/2016 12:00:00 AM
Looking for a healthy sugar alternative to include in your cookies? Try this holiday baking recipe, sweetened with honey.
10/7/2016 12:00:00 AM
The herb and fruit shrubs from these makers make delicious small batch mixers for drinks or cocktails.
10/6/2016 1:36:00 PM
Pumpkins aren't just a seasonal delicacy! They're also a natural source of vitamin A and the amino acid tryptophan, and contain plenty of other health benefits.
8/8/2016 4:02:00 PM
This gorgeous Florida getaway features fun retro interior design, a sustainable seafood restaurant, and low-waste operating principles.
8/1/2016 4:35:00 PM
These helpful items make it easy to reduce food waste and make homemade healthy food.
8/1/2016 3:43:06 PM
Whether you’re looking for healthy snack products or have special dietary needs, these subscription boxes offer a wholesome alternative to the office vending machine.
6/28/2016 10:31:00 AM
Swap chips and cookies for tasty, fresh rice snacks from Sprogs.
4/19/2016 1:02:00 PM
Start a rooftop garden and reap the benefits of growing your own food and spending time in the open air.
1/7/2016 12:13:00 PM
A recent study from Carnegie Mellon University has suggested that plant-based diets could be more harmful for the environment. Learn more and discover ways to maintain your preferred lifestyle with minimal environmental impact.
12/23/2015 9:00:00 AM
Create a balanced diet with these smart eating tips, which take the updated food pyramid into consideration.
12/9/2015 2:15:00 PM
Consumers worldwide can expect to pay less than usual for their holiday meals this season, after global oil prices dipped to their lowest level in seven years.
11/24/2015 6:00:00 AM
Treat your pets and house guests to a clean home this holiday season. Use these holiday hacks and products to help keep things tidy.
10/19/2015 8:00:00 AM
Regardless of why you’ve chosen to become a vegan, follow these tips for making the transition to an entirely plant-based diet a little bit easier.
10/8/2015 12:00:00 PM
Add these tips, toys and products to your regular pet care routine to keep your furry friends on the path to optimum health.
9/30/2015 4:20:33 PM
Try this delicious, plant-based version of a classic cool-weather comfort food.
9/18/2015 10:29:00 AM
Whip up this raw zucchini fettuccine dish in no time for a fresh addition to late summer and early fall meals.
8/31/2015 7:00:00 AM
Start adding sustainability into your daily routine with these tips for sourcing eco-friendly furniture, hair care and more.
8/27/2015 10:38:00 AM
Follow these basic best practices for home canning to ensure safe, long-lasting food.
8/24/2015 7:00:00 AM
If you don’t grow a garden or raise your own animals, finding great deals on food can sometimes be a challenge. Learn how you can save money and still eat great with these tips for finding the best deals on food.
8/14/2015 5:00:00 AM
A pop of freshly squeezed lemon juice and a hint of cayenne pepper round out the flavor of this delicious White Bean Cashew Dip recipe.
8/5/2015 3:43:00 PM
Avoid preservatives and thickeners with these easy-to-make pantry staples.
8/5/2015 3:37:00 PM
Enhancing our connection with the rhythms of nature can be as easy as taking steps toward more healthful food systems.
7/17/2015 5:00:00 AM
Naturopath and chiropractor Frank King, author of “The Healing Revolution,” has a passion for natural health, real food and self-empowerment. Here, he answers a few questions about what it means to take control of your health.
6/1/2015 6:00:00 AM
A healthy balance of whole, organic foods that include grains, proteins, fruits and vegetables and fluids make up a diet perfect for runners, from hobby enthusiasts to marathon athletes.
4/29/2015 12:15:00 PM
For anyone who attempts to start their own homestead, there will be hurdles to overcome. Keep these five simple tips in mind when it comes to growing your own food, raising livestock and transitioning to a more sustainable lifestyle.
4/10/2015 4:58:00 PM
Keep your kitchen storage containers lean and kind with these options that won’t leach chemicals into your food.
3/23/2015 3:58:00 PM
Add nutrient-rich foods to your diet to keep your skin clear and radiant.
2/3/2015 7:00:00 AM
This February marks American Heart Health month—discover 10 super heart-health tips from nutrition expert Jonny Bowden.
12/10/2014 1:17:00 PM
Mix and match these ingredients for simple skin care that will keep you glowing all winter.
12/9/2014 9:04:00 AM
Forget starting from scratch each evening: End weeknight menu madness with this wholesome meal-plan hack.
11/18/2014 2:06:00 PM
Check out a few of the best paleo blogs—each with fun new recipes, great pictures, lifestyle tips and more.
11/10/2014 3:24:00 PM
Try this rich, savory, warm spiced acorn squash on a cold day.
10/9/2014 8:00:00 AM
Consider bringing the health benefits of tea into your meals with these smart techniques and recipes for cooking with tea.
9/29/2014 2:41:00 PM
Try these ten natural skin care and food solution to help prevent skin from signs of early aging.
8/13/2014 4:24:00 PM
Discover seven health benefits of blueberries, a tiny, nutrient-dense fruit that packs a powerful punch.
8/8/2014 9:55:00 AM
Try these five editor-recommended picks for quick-fix foods.
8/7/2014 8:00:00 AM
This recipe for spiced nuts makes a quick and tasty snack or gift.
7/31/2014 8:00:00 AM
Organic spelt flour makes for a simple and healthier replacement for white flours in many recipes.
7/18/2014 11:22:00 AM
Making the jump to a vegan lifestyle is a difficult and life-altering decision. These informative blogs and resources that can help make the experience a bit easier.
6/10/2014 3:41:00 PM
Opt for these five foods before hitting the gym for a better workout.
6/6/2014 11:31:00 AM
When the weather gets warm take your lunch outside. Try these healthy picnic foods, plus get a recipe for a simple pea pesto!
4/30/2014 3:50:00 PM
See how a mother of two young boys saves money on groceries while eating mainly fresh, organic food.
4/22/2014 11:38:00 AM
Skip these foods for a better mood, better energy and better overall mental health.
3/13/2014 3:17:00 PM
The office hydroponics system has taken off and is producing food quite rapidly, prompting an investigation into the pros and cons of hydroponic vegetable growing versus conventional gardening.
2/20/2014 2:35:00 PM
Be smart about buying honey with our tips on what to look for.
2/7/2014 11:06:00 AM
Start eating healthy with our tips from the September/October issue of Mother Earth Living.
1/31/2014 11:00:00 AM
Start living healthy with our tips for getting well and staying well.
12/31/2013 11:02:00 AM
Get inspired with these 10 New Year’s Resolutions you can make to help yourself, humanity, and the planet.
11/21/2013 3:40:00 PM
These gluten-free snacks are ideal for a light breakfast or pre-workout snack.
10/18/2013 3:57:00 PM
Love those little expensive, jars of sun-dried tomatoes? Try this simple technique to make oven-dried tomatoes—a perfect way to preserve your end-of-season harvest.
10/3/2013 10:28:00 AM
Too many tomatoes? Guest blogger Char Scace takes a few shortcuts and discovers a fabulous speedy spaghetti sauce recipe in the process.
9/26/2013 1:55:00 PM
With fall here, try these vegan versions of classic comfort foods: nachos, sloppy Joes and Swedish meatballs from Hilary’s Eat Well.
9/25/2013 8:28:00 AM
This quick Spicy Pickled Chard Stems recipe provides a great way to preserve beautiful rainbow chard stems, embrace root-to-stem cooking, and make use of food that would otherwise go to waste.
9/24/2013 12:11:00 PM
Guest blogger Marcela De Vivo shares six ways that eating healthy can help you ace your exams.
9/6/2013 3:40:00 PM
These five effective and useful products are among my top picks for a healthy, natural baby.
8/22/2013 4:33:00 PM
Use this simple recipe to preserve fresh tomatoes as freezable stewed tomatoes.
8/16/2013 3:36:00 PM
Brominated vegetable oil (BVO) lurks in many citrus-flavored sodas and sport drinks.
8/13/2013 3:59:00 PM
These three easy and delicious herbal popsicle recipes will help you make good use of an overflowing summer herb garden.
8/13/2013 9:46:00 AM
Sprout Foods new line of Sprout Smash Organic Kids Snack Pouches have the great taste school-aged kids love, and the nutrition their parents demand.
8/9/2013 2:04:00 PM
One Degree Organic Foods announces the launch of its sprouted, vegan cereal line featuring 100 percent traceable ingredients.
7/31/2013 4:47:00 PM
Got tons of extra basil growing in your garden this summer? Try these three excellent ways to use the bounty.
7/29/2013 12:27:00 PM
Lisa’s Organics brings farmers market freshness to the dinner table with their serve-in-minutes frozen veggie line.
7/11/2013 11:39:00 AM
Concentrated milk protein, also known as milk protein concentrate or MPCs, is a dry, high-protein additive that is largely unregulated.
5/13/2013 12:15:00 PM
Explore the many health benefits of cauliflower, from cancer prevention to digestive support.
4/25/2013 10:28:00 AM
Tighten and brighten with NOW Solutions 2 in 1 Correcting Eye Cream.
4/24/2013 10:13:00 AM
Ever wondered: what is kamut? Learn the history of this ancient grain, and put it to good use with this Kushari recipe.
4/22/2013 3:54:00 PM
Guest blogger Seleyn DeYarus takes a look at the fundamental differences between organic and conventional farming practices for insight into choosing healthier food.
3/8/2013 2:54:00 PM
Learn about the food sovereignty movement and what it means to you.
3/5/2013 10:40:00 AM
Lisa’s Organics, the maker of a line of certified organic vegetable frozen side dishes, has combined the highest-quality veggies with chef-inspired sauces that go from freezer to dinner plate in just five minutes.
2/5/2013 12:03:00 PM
One of our "14 Sustainable Food Companies You Can Trust," Plum Organics is good for your baby's health and the health of the planet.
1/29/2013 8:52:00 AM
Guest blogger Elise Roth Edwards and her family plan for spring gardening and growing food.
1/17/2013 10:38:00 AM
Guest blogger Elise Roth Edwards offers a cookbook review of "D.I.Y. Delicious" by Vanessa Barrington.
12/13/2012 4:00:00 PM
Headaches are one of the most common ailments. Next time you’re suffering from one, try one of these natural home remedies for headaches and pass on conventional painkillers.
11/7/2012 12:32:00 PM
Freekeh Foods is a fun, delicious way to add more whole grains to your family's diet.
8/17/2012 12:16:39 PM
Dehydrate fruits and veggies faster with Excalibur Food Dehydrators. Be sure to check out Excalibur’s recipe for Dried Tomato and Basil Sauce.
8/13/2012 12:18:09 PM
Lisa Lillien, aka Hungry Girl, shares a recipe for Teriyaki Tofu Kebabs, perfect for a neighborhood block party or backyard cookout.
7/31/2012 3:01:45 PM
These three pregnancy skin care products will help prevent stretch marks and keep your baby belly soft and smooth.
7/30/2012 5:01:28 PM
These three health-food bars by Barre comprise of nutritious (and delicious) superfoods. Made with the dancer in mind, these bars are perfect for anyone needing an extra boost of energy while keeping the calorie-count down.
7/12/2012 9:23:39 AM
The 2012 Dirty Dozen and Clean 15 Lists from the Environmental Working Group helps shoppers limit their pesticide exposure while saving money.
6/20/2012 9:43:00 AM
Making your own baby food not only saves you money but allows you control over what's in your baby's food. Get started—and find out just how easy it is—with these homemade baby food recipes.
6/19/2012 12:10:00 AM
An easy description of making your own baby food from scratch. Create nutritional options for your baby and safe money!
6/6/2012 9:57:00 AM
This guide to food labels will help you decode nutrition and sustainability claims on all kinds of food packaging.
5/9/2012 10:32:57 AM
Munching on three bananas per day, or any potassium-rich food, could slash your risk of stroke.
4/16/2012 9:29:36 PM
Instead of eating it all now, learn how to pickle asparagus with this easy Spicy Pickled Asparagus recipe and save some for later in the season! Your future self will thank you.
4/11/2012 3:29:30 PM
A study has found that healthy fats and oils may make fried foods better for you.
4/6/2012 12:26:14 PM
Colman’s Mustard is excited to show Americans about ways that they can incorporate traditional and authentic British foods into their Olympic viewing parties.
4/4/2012 2:26:35 PM
New research suggests lowering blood pressure may be as easy as eating foods with isoflavones.
4/2/2012 12:22:46 PM
For a zero-waste kitchen, learn how to reduce food waste with these tips from guest blogger Letitia Star.
3/29/2012 10:49:47 AM
Learn how to naturally color Easter eggs with guest blogger KyLynn Hull's notes on using food dyes.
3/7/2012 2:25:47 PM
Campbell's Soup Company has announced it will start packaging its soups with BPA-free cans as soon as an alternative becomes available.
3/7/2012 12:22:59 PM
Navitas Naturals is adding Blueberry Hemp to their award-winning line of organic Navitas Power Snacks. Blueberry Hemp Navitas Power Snacks provide a diversity of the most nutrient-dense organic superfoods and organic seeds, fruits and nuts.
2/29/2012 2:53:47 PM
The Environmental Working Group's 2011 Meat Eater's Guide ranks different animal and plant protein sources on their greenhouse gas emissions and overall environmental impact.
2/24/2012 12:07:16 PM
Upcycling and recycling company Terracycle introduces three new garden accessories made from recycled materials.
2/23/2012 11:40:44 AM
Canadian-based RawFoodz launches with a line of organic, raw vegan salad dressings.
2/21/2012 12:18:52 PM
Beaverton Foods’ Inglehoffer organic mustards will now sport a green cap to make the organic line easily identifiable from the original line.
2/10/2012 3:46:22 PM
BPA is a dangerous chemical found in canned foods and polycarbonate plastic. Avoid it by following these easy steps.
1/23/2012 4:08:37 PM
Try these intriguing Mashed Potato Pancakes next time you have leftovers to use up!
1/19/2012 3:53:05 PM
Here’s a roundup of great tips and resources for planning all your food preservation duties in advance.
1/9/2012 1:34:26 PM
A National Restaurant Association survey found that serving more local food tops chefs expected trends for 2012! Keep you home diet seasonal and local, too, with this vegetarian recipe featuring winter vegetables.
12/21/2011 4:29:12 PM
As snow and cold temperatures move in to stay, arm yourself with this creamy white chili recipe to warm you up.
12/8/2011 12:54:32 PM
Jovial Foods’ new line of organic, artisan European-style cookies are made with nutritious einkorn flour for a healthier, lower-calorie dessert.
12/7/2011 10:52:00 AM
Lemon Verbena Lady finally makes a holiday-inspired craft—dried herb wreaths—from one of her favorite Christmas books. It repurposes your old potpourri into charming mini wreaths for gift giving or decorating. Part two will show you how to make a mini spice wreath.
11/30/2011 3:31:06 PM
Although winter is setting in, that doesn't mean an end to the garden season in desert climates! Get inspired by this beautiful rainwater-harvesting, food-producing desert landscape!
11/22/2011 1:20:42 PM
Misunderstanding of the “use-by” or “sell-by” date on products (not the same as an expiration date) leads to tons of food waste each year.
10/31/2011 1:16:17 PM
Readers vote on whether they'd be most interested in learning to make hard cider, apple wine, mulled wine, ginger beer, eggnog or amaretto at home.
10/16/2011 4:06:42 PM
Guest blogger KyLynn Hull shares how food affects her culture and family.
10/13/2011 1:25:28 PM
Guest blogger Faith Moser shares her struggles adjusting to life with a toddler and his finicky relationship with food.
9/29/2011 9:15:14 AM
Start decreasing your reliance on store-bought, pre-packaged foods by preserving produce at the peak of the season. Try this easy recipe for homemade sauerkraut and enjoy this season’s cabbage crop all year.
9/29/2011 7:57:09 AM
Guest blogger Faith Moser shares some tips for avoiding artificial coloring in children's food products.
9/12/2011 3:32:00 PM
Packed with antioxidants and other healthy substances, apples boast a variety of health benefits, giving credence to the phrase “an apple a day keeps the doctor away.”
8/31/2011 12:10:17 PM
SunRidge Farms’ All-Natural Milk Chocolate Rainbow Drops feature natural premium quality chocolate and real vanilla in a pure cane sugar shell in seven beautiful colors, each of which is naturally derived from vegetable juice.
8/10/2011 11:30:35 AM
Back to the Roots (BTTR) is collecting 20,000 pounds of coffee grounds each week, cultivating them into a rich substrate from which to grow oyster mushrooms and make grow-it-at-home mushroom kits.
8/3/2011 4:12:03 PM
As recently discussed on The Dr. Oz Show, watercress is high in iodine and rich in many essential vitamins and nutrients. Eat several servings a week to boost skin health, promote healthy thyroid function and help prevent cancer.
8/2/2011 9:20:31 AM
Four new all-natural whole grain granolas from Bob’s Red Mill offer hearty options for a healthy diet.
8/1/2011 8:27:22 PM
Freelance writer and editor Kim Wallace interviews fellow foodie Lindsay Nixon, author of "The Happy Herbivore" cookbook.
7/11/2011 11:43:51 AM
The stevia sweetener may be marketed across Europe as early as next year.
7/7/2011 2:36:19 PM
A new study may have found out why it's impossible to just eat one potato chip.
6/28/2011 1:02:16 PM
Educate yourself about the recent outbreak of foodborne illnesses caused by sprouts and how to protect yourself.
6/28/2011 12:18:12 PM
Mercury levels in fish have no affect on heart health, researchers say.
6/23/2011 12:21:25 PM
New research is suggesting that a mere single serving of fatty food per day could have major health implications in the long run.
6/20/2011 3:39:19 PM
The Environmental Working Group’s 2011 Dirty Dozen and Clean 15 lists help the budget-conscious minimize exposure to pesticides.
6/20/2011 11:10:40 AM
Eating spinach regularly has benefits for your entire body.
6/16/2011 2:28:51 PM
Cleaning your reusable shopping bag regularly will help protect your family against illness.
6/15/2011 11:05:59 AM
Organic Vintners, seller and importer of wines made from 100 percent organically grown grapes, has introduced a new Spanish wine brand, Sol de Agosto, to the US market.
6/14/2011 5:39:30 PM
Uncle Matt's announced today the next addition in its premium line of organic juices: not-from-concentrate, flash-pasteurized and refrigerated lemonade.
6/8/2011 11:32:00 AM
It's not too late to start or expand your garden this summer! Plant sun-loving herbs, vegetables and flowers for a strong harvest and bright blooms.
5/25/2011 4:10:13 PM
Diet affects mood. While an unhealthy diet can take its toll on our mental health, a healthy diet can make you feel happier. Try these five foods for mood!
5/24/2011 3:55:02 PM
Food and Garden Editor Tabitha Alterman introduces her blog about sustainable food and gardening, seasonal recipes and healthy eating.
5/24/2011 3:07:41 PM
Whether you're worried about the effects of aging or just looking to be healthier every day, the food you eat should be a top consideration.
5/17/2011 1:13:50 PM
Practice food safety with summer grilling tips.
5/17/2011 8:47:27 AM
Readers vote on whether making pasta, bread or butter sounds like the most fun, and which project seems easiest.
5/3/2011 3:08:34 PM
A recent recall of grape tomatoes may also affect supermarket salad products.
4/29/2011 3:37:25 PM
Celiac disease affects more than 3 millions Americans, and yet there is no FDA regulation to monitor gluten-free foods. Discover how you can help fight for a FDA regulation.
4/26/2011 11:57:53 AM
Reserveage Organics’ line of cocoa superfruit products featuring CocoaWell wins Natural Foods Merchandiser Editor’s Choice Award at Natural Products Expo West.
4/15/2011 7:45:33 PM
Gardening is for everyone, even those with disabilities who think they are unable to. The problem to overcome is how to adapt and make adjustments so hyou can grow your own organic vegetables and herbs.
4/12/2011 3:23:13 PM
A study of 26,000 women living near a DuPont factory in West Virginia found that as levels of PFOS rose, levels of estrogen decline, putting exposed women at risk for early menopause and other related conditions.
4/1/2011 2:04:09 PM
Be on the look for these food dyes in your children's foods. They may be doing more harm than good.
3/29/2011 1:16:00 PM
The American Humane Association announces their newest certified humane producer of dairy products: Brown Cow.
3/22/2011 10:09:37 AM
Ecoike creator Faith Moser shares a healthy, easy and family-friendly muffin recipe!
3/21/2011 1:31:02 PM
Red apples, orange carrots, green kale, purple eggplant—eating colorful foods is good for little growing bodies! A great way to get kids excited & interested in fruits and vegetables is to talk about it's connection to color!
3/17/2011 3:46:42 PM
Maybe you're a locavore, or a flexitarian. But have you thought about how to make eating meat more sustainable, humane, or local?
3/16/2011 4:59:08 PM
Celebrate spring by indulging in these 5 seasonal superfoods—delicious, nutrient-packed fruits and vegetables.
3/10/2011 2:07:33 PM
There are lots of reasons to eat less meat, or even none at all, but have you ever considered whether your dog could be vegan?
3/4/2011 1:52:05 PM
Don't be afraid of breads anymore, well at least whole-grain breads. A new study shows that whole-grain foods that are rich in fiber at may be beneficial to your health.
3/4/2011 9:56:16 AM
Perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA), a likely carcinogen commonly used to line non-stick cookware, also lines the inside of microwave popcorn bags.
2/24/2011 10:07:16 AM
Guest blogger KyLynn Hull finally discovers the beauty of smoothies—and shares four recipes for homemade concoctions!
2/18/2011 2:38:00 PM
Learn how to incoporate healthy, antioxidant-rich superfoods into your daily meals.
2/7/2011 10:23:26 AM
Herbs and cheese go great together in the kitchen and offer an array of flavor. Try our recipes.
2/4/2011 1:46:00 PM
Skip the hardy snacks that Super Bowl parties usually provide by replacing them with these great, healthy finger snacks. Trust us, no one will complain.
1/25/2011 1:24:49 PM
Hemp seed is a powerful source of protein, omega-3, vitamins & minerals, and has a delicious nutty flavor!
1/25/2011 12:45:42 PM
Guest blogger KyLynn shares a step-by-step photo gallery of how to clean razor clams.
1/24/2011 12:30:00 PM
Chronic stress can harm both body and mind. Prevent and relieve stress in your life with these nine ideas.
1/20/2011 5:11:33 PM
Celebrate your favorite actors, movies and television programs at home with great food, flavorful herbs and complimentary wines.
1/12/2011 11:39:52 AM
A recent study found detectable levels of PBDEs and HBCDs, two flame retardant chemicals, in common foods. Butter and fish topped the list.
1/4/2011 4:59:32 PM
Obama is poised to sign the Food Safety Bill. Learn more about how you can guarantee the safety of your own food.
1/4/2011 4:20:18 PM
Guest blogger KyLynn Hull explores a new concept in farmer's markets—a floating farmer's market in Seattle's South Lake Union area.
1/4/2011 3:09:00 PM
New studies show that ginger, in addition to its other health benefits, may help regulate the body's inflammatory response.
12/30/2010 12:39:58 PM
Editorial assistant Susan Melgren shares her healthy living goals for the next year.
12/27/2010 4:48:00 PM
Throw a green New Year's eve party with these tips for decor, food and more.
12/20/2010 10:08:49 AM
Kroger recently recalled select pet food brands from 19 states. Learn how to protect your pets from contaminants found in store-bought pet food by making your own.
12/14/2010 11:22:05 AM
Spice up chilly nights with this meat-free reciepe chickpea and tomato curry, courtsey of Muir Glen.
12/13/2010 10:01:05 AM
Dehydrated foods are high in nutrients and easy to transport and store, but buying them at the store can be costly. Investing in a food dehydrator can save you money, allowing you to make your own beef jerky, dried fruits and fruit leather at home.
12/6/2010 12:45:34 PM
Despite what you may have heard, you don't need to suffer through extreme diets or complicated menus to burn calories. Boost your metabolism with these great tasting herbs that you may already have growing in your kitchen garden.
12/6/2010 10:13:50 AM
This easy-to-make edible centerpiece, courtesy of Driscoll's, will keep your footprint light and your home less cluttered with holiday decorations this holiday season.
11/11/2010 1:10:53 PM
Consuming too much sodium can lead to high blood pressure and heart disease, yet most Americans consume more than the recommended amount. Reduce your sodium intake with these seven simple steps.
11/5/2010 10:01:35 AM
Try GloryBee Foods Organic Fair Trade Certified Honey—retail jars coming soon to your local natural foods market!
11/1/2010 12:25:59 PM
If you’re nuts about almonds, try out this simple recipe for making fresh almond butter at home.
10/20/2010 9:45:23 AM
Guest blogger KyLynn Hull shares a rich and hearty recipe for potato-vegetable soup.
10/19/2010 3:04:00 PM
Although pumpkins play more of a festive role in today’s society, this fall vegetable provides numerous health benefits that would make it wise for us to incorporte it into our diet.
10/18/2010 9:51:38 AM
Celebrate the end of eggplant season with a plate of homemade baba ganoush. Follow this simple recipe and you’ll be on your way to a yummy appetizer or a scrumptious side dish.
10/18/2010 9:41:59 AM
Guest blogger KyLynn Hull shares a simple and tasty recipe for hearty mushroom and leek soup.
10/15/2010 4:00:06 PM
Heavy cream and sherry lend this simple mushroom soup a sophisticated flavor. Enjoy this recipe, courtesy guest blogger KyLynn Hull.
10/15/2010 2:37:12 PM
Guest blogger KyLynn Hull shares a recipe for homemade French Onion soup, a classic favorite.
10/14/2010 1:53:33 PM
Guest blogger KyLynn Hull shares an inexpensive and easy recipe for yellow pea soup, a low-fat but tasty vegetarian soup.
10/14/2010 1:23:30 PM
Cool weather means it’s time to cozy up with a bowl of homemade soup. Guest blogger KyLynn Hull shares some of her favorite soup recipes—and why she loves soup so much.
10/4/2010 11:42:00 AM
October marks the beginning of pomegranate season. Dig in and enjoy the health benefits of this superfruit.
9/30/2010 1:42:38 PM
The classic Italian flavors of basil and garlic mix with savory spinach, Parmesan and cream cheeses in this fall recipe for Stuffed Chicken Parmesan.
9/21/2010 3:57:54 PM
The Corn Refiners Association is lobbying the Food and Drug Administration to change the name of high-fructose corn syrup on food labels to corn sugar.
9/17/2010 9:34:21 AM
Premenstrual syndrome can leave you with cramps, bloating and severe mood swings. Tackle your symptoms naturally with these four remedies!
9/7/2010 4:47:52 PM
Acne can be caused by a number of factors, from poor nutrition to hormonal imbalance. Learn how to combat acne naturally with these home remedies for acne treatment.
8/27/2010 4:51:02 PM
Zemco Industries, a division of Tyson, has recalled 380,000 pounds of deli meat suspected to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogens, a deadly foodborne bacteria, from Walart stores across the nation.
8/26/2010 11:27:00 AM
BPA is everywhere, but with a little know-how you can effectively cut this dangerous chemical from your life. Follow these five steps to avoid contact with BPA.
8/23/2010 4:07:13 PM
In an effort to help prevent childhood obesity, several health centers in the Northeast are offering low-income families fresh produce vouchers to local farmers’ markets.
8/23/2010 10:01:17 AM
Get inspired by these tips and make something useful out of your used glass instead of just recycling it. From wine bottles to baby food jars, you’ll find a repurposing project that suits your recycling bin.
8/11/2010 11:36:20 AM
Editorial intern Samantha Schwartz plans for healthy eating in the Grinnell College dining hall.
8/4/2010 12:58:56 PM
Almost a third of chicken sold in the U.S. is injected with salt water, doubling or tripling the product’s sodium content. The USDA is considering revising its standards for chicken labeling so these products can't be labeled 'natural.'
8/3/2010 1:00:00 PM
Avocados are packed with nutrients, antioxidants and good fat that are beneficial for your health
7/29/2010 11:03:20 AM
Celebrate the end of National Berry Month with this recipe for cod with bluberry-mango salsa. Sweet and spicy, this recipe is sure to become a summertime favorite!
7/28/2010 12:04:00 PM
What we eat throughout the day affects how we sleep at night. Try these five foods to help you sleep better at night.
7/27/2010 11:36:00 AM
What you eat throughout the day can affect how you sleep at night. Avoid these five foods for a better night’s sleep.
7/22/2010 10:02:16 AM
Gazpacho is a perfect summertime treat. Cold and refreshing, this blackberry gazpacho recipe is a fruity variation of the traditional Spanish soup that makes for a stunning appetizer or side dish.
7/16/2010 9:03:22 AM
Sunday, July 18, is National Ice Cream Day. Celebrate by serving up a scoop of naturally sweet, organic and fair trade ice creams.
7/15/2010 10:51:00 AM
This smoothie recipe, courtesy of Driscoll's, is perfect as a quick breakfast, a post-workout snack or a healthy summertime treat.
7/8/2010 12:35:00 PM
Breakfast may be the most important meal of the day, but it's one that many of us fill with sugars and empty carbs. Start the day off right with this recipe for healthy blueberry bran muffins, courtesy of Driscoll's.
7/7/2010 5:32:53 PM
Kids and veggies don’t mix, right? Guest blogger Stephanie Small doesn't buy it. Re-learn a few tried-and-true tips to help your children actually enjoy their vegetables.
7/6/2010 3:33:33 PM
Guest blogger KyLynn Hull shares her love for beets and explains how to can and pickle beets so they can be enjoyed year-round.
6/24/2010 4:08:42 PM
Natural Home editorial intern Samantha Schwartz shares her tips for having a green Fourth of July with healthy food and a fun, waste-free atmosphere.
6/23/2010 9:28:22 AM
Do you eat like you spend? Similarities may exist between your relationship to food and your relationship to money. Learn to identify your patterns so you can heal them.
6/22/2010 3:47:02 PM
Find inspiration from your local farmer’s markets and experiment with unique, fresh vegetables. Guest blogger KyLynn Hull explains her experience.
6/18/2010 1:42:00 PM
The foods you’re eating could be chipping away at your bone density. Find out which four foods and drinks are eating away at your bones.
6/7/2010 3:19:43 PM
Following a diet out of a book means you're just adhering to a set of externally imposed rules. Learn how to listen to your body for direction on what nourishes you.
6/4/2010 2:38:34 PM
Could you have an eating disorder such as anorexia, bulimia, or orthorexia? Learn the differences between normal and harmful behaviors around food and weight.
5/26/2010 9:47:13 AM
Guest blogger Stephanie Small reveals the similarities between Sumo wrestlers' diets and Americans' diets.
5/25/2010 2:15:56 PM
The Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation, a coalition of retailers, industry trade associations, and food and beverage manufacturers, has announced that it will cut a combined 1.5 trillion calories from its members' products.
5/21/2010 10:11:15 AM
California rolls from supermarket sushi counters contain high fructose corn syrup. You don't have to look hard to find this information; it's listed right on the package!
5/17/2010 3:42:13 PM
Natural Home guest blogger Stephanie Small reveals the little food allergy that could mean big weight gain.
5/10/2010 11:15:45 AM
Bathing suit season approaches! Stephanie goes beyond the standard "portion-control-and-exercise" weight loss tips to bring you the top five truths you must know in order to drop the pounds. Look for one new tip on each Monday in May.
5/3/2010 2:31:30 PM
Bathing suit season approaches! Guest blogger Stephanie Small goes beyond the standard "portion-control-and-exercise" weight loss tips to bring you the top five truths you must know in order to drop the pounds. Look for one new tip on each Monday in May.
4/26/2010 4:10:22 PM
Guest blogger Stephanie Small reviews the importance of fat and its crucial role in the body. Stephanie explains why trans fats are toxic, why saturated fats are necessary and why low-fat diets don't work.
4/6/2010 12:46:05 PM
Our art director tries her best to avoid processed food but can't resist snacking on cheese and crackers. Follow her recipe to make homemade crackers.
3/30/2010 3:25:18 PM
Jessica shares her sustainable wedding food find after locating eco-minded caterers in the Kansas City area.
2/26/2010 3:12:14 PM
This baked pear dessert not only totes health benefits but is very delicious. Serve it warm with honey next time you're the host.
2/10/2010 4:13:48 PM
Just in time for Valentine's Day, Natural Home assistant editor Kim Wallace reviews Nicobella Vegan Organic Dark Chocolate Truffles.
2/1/2010 2:55:22 PM
Natural Home editorial intern Amanda Thompson talks about the benefits her family has seen from keeping a small organic food garden.
12/28/2009 4:24:18 PM
I had one of the best pork chops of my life last night, thanks to a homegrown hog and Nancy, also known to our blog friends as The Lemon Verbena Lady.
11/3/2009 12:01:50 PM
On the lookout for healthy snack food options, I discovered this quick and easy recipe.
7/28/2009 3:38:24 PM
Mountain Rose Herbs new line of Epicurean Organic seasoning blends are worth a try. The Herbs De Provence and the West Indies Rub are wonderful for seasoning prawns and most seafood.
7/21/2009 11:29:04 AM
The Frugal Foodie Cookbook (Viva Edtions, 2009) offers excellent recipes and tips for the everyday cook. Here's a recipe for Roasted Garlic, Spinach, and Feta Pizza.
6/30/2009 1:31:42 PM
For a healthy alternative, try these low-fat and herb-filled summer sausage recipes.
5/22/2009 3:46:00 PM
Natural Home editorial intern Stephanie Nelson is attending the Business Alliance of Local Living Economies and reporting on rural economic development strategies.
5/21/2009 4:50:35 PM
According to TastingTable, black garlic is very trendy with foodies right now.
5/18/2009 5:03:16 PM
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the organization that is supposed to evaluate what’s good for you and not good for you, does not evaluate ingredients in beauty products. If the FDA isn’t going to monitor beauty products, who will? Natural Home assistant editor Kim Wallace reviews two organizations that campaign for safer beauty products.
5/12/2009 4:29:24 PM
Eating local doesn’t have to be limiting or expensive. Learn how to eat local using tips from the book Animal, Vegetable, Miracle.
3/6/2009 10:17:23 AM
John Masters Organics Shine On keeps your hair soft and shiny.
2/27/2009 10:25:24 AM
Purchase beeswax, soap making and candle making supplies from GloryBee Foods' online store.
2/16/2009 1:22:46 PM
A gift of basil inspires me to be more creative for in my weeknight dinner.
2/2/2009 4:18:53 PM
Going green on your lunch break is an easy way to show Mother Nature you really care. Dani delves into the art of greening your afternoon eats.
1/29/2009 10:52:00 AM
Try these small tips to cut out unhealthy foods without missing on the fun.
1/20/2009 12:46:54 PM
A cooking experiment turns into a delicious meal.
1/12/2009 2:42:05 PM
My parents’ customers reused their containers to buy honey in bulk. Now I reuse jars to store all kinds of foods.
1/6/2009 12:21:02 PM
Exercise for health, a New Year’s decision.
12/15/2008 4:48:00 PM
Sausage can be healthy if made at home. Try it! It's easy.
12/11/2008 3:31:43 PM
I make the cookie-of-the-month for my brother-in-law, and he loves it.
12/8/2008 2:27:14 PM
Pre-packaged soup and an easy-to-make sandwich make me feel better, at least for a little bit.
12/4/2008 8:52:01 AM
How to stay healthy when you eat at a restaurant four or more times per week.
11/25/2008 3:20:37 PM
Olivia shares a vegetarian dressing recipe just in time for Thanksgiving.
11/17/2008 10:53:36 AM
My favorite grocery store is the healthiest, how about yours?
11/13/2008 2:52:14 PM
Matt divulges into who really wins in the end when McDonalds' stock is up and the stock market is down.
11/10/2008 9:54:13 AM
This Thanksgiving I am treating myself to a local, great tasting, eco-friendly turkey, thanks to my CSA farmer.
11/4/2008 9:28:12 AM
Early mornings spark my desire for a fast, healthy breakfast.
10/24/2008 4:50:35 PM
Giving fruit as a reward for potty training was successful with my niece and healthier than candy, even the natural kind.
9/5/2008 3:13:44 PM
Depth products, created by college sweethearts Tim Schaeffer and Korie Johnson, boast 70 percent organic ingredients (including aloe vera and sunflower) and a working relationship with Camp SEA Lab, a non-profit camp in Monterey Bay, California (one of my favorite areas of the country!).