6/14/2016 9:49:00 AM
Get the health benefits of chaga with a refreshing, healthy iced tea recipe.
6/9/2016 11:32:00 AM
Available in two versions, this simple recipe uses geranium essential oil for skin friendly protection against bugs.
5/2/2016 2:11:00 PM
Find new, easy summer recipes that are healthy and delicious.
4/15/2016 9:03:00 AM
Homemade croutons, salad dressing and Parmesan add extra flair to this classic Caesar salad recipe.
4/8/2016 1:58:00 PM
Pair this summery zucchini quiche with a crisp salad to create an enticing meal.
4/1/2016 10:14:00 AM
Simple spinach salads are perfect for picnics, lunches or fresh dinner side dishes.
3/25/2016 10:22:00 AM
Make a super-simple weeknight meal, or serve a crowd, with this savory oven-baked chili recipe.
3/18/2016 11:02:00 AM
Fit healthy meals into your hectic schedule with this quick recipe for Seitan Piccata
3/4/2016 11:13:00 AM
Add healthy, satisfying snacks to your daily routine with these super-simple, four-ingredient chocloate-almond clusters from Laura Theodore.
2/26/2016 9:32:00 AM
Prepare a meal in 20 minutes or less with this delicious vegan pizza recipe.
2/19/2016 8:48:00 AM
Enjoy this savory oatmeal bread as a hearty snack or subtly sweet dessert.
2/12/2016 9:36:00 AM
Raw cashews, tofu and strawberries mingle to create this creamy, delicious pie, perfect for any special occasion.
2/5/2016 9:51:00 AM
Enjoy this hearty lentil soup for a quick, nutritious lunch or dinner.
1/15/2016 2:14:00 PM
Make these flavorful, eye-catching potatoes for a breakfast side or a party dish.
1/8/2016 9:07:00 AM
Create quick and easy taco salad bowls for a healthy, hearty lunch, supper or party dish.
12/31/2015 9:35:00 AM
Enjoy perfectly portioned desserts with these decadent, dark chocolate truffles.
12/23/2015 11:42:10 AM
Serve these simple salad parfaits for a unique start to any meal. Load them up with your favorite fresh, seasonal produce to enjoy them throughout the year.
12/18/2015 9:27:00 AM
12/16/2015 11:23:10 AM
Get this tasty holiday recipe for a simple quick jam that you can make without canning, pectin or refined sugar.
12/11/2015 8:56:00 AM
Meaty-tasting seitan and hearty brown rice make these stuff green peppers the perfect vegan entree for any occasion.
12/4/2015 9:05:00 AM
Serve this festive, pumpkin-spiced dessert for any of your holiday events.
11/27/2015 7:00:00 AM
Put a little extra effort into breakfast and enjoy this tasty vegan omelet loaded with spinach and tomatoes.
11/20/2015 9:50:00 AM
Serve hearty, elegant cauliflower cutlets for a meat-free holiday main course.
11/13/2015 6:00:00 AM
Classic chocolate chip oatmeal cookies get a vegan twist with this super-simple four ingredient recipe.
11/6/2015 6:00:00 AM
Enjoy homemade bread in no time with this simple, super-moist Vegan Banana Bread recipe.
10/30/2015 9:56:00 AM
Add an elegant ending to any meal with this rich and creamy vegan Pots de Crème recipe.
10/23/2015 8:00:00 AM
Warming vegetable soups are perfect for casual dinners or quick lunches during fall and winter.
10/16/2015 8:00:00 AM
Serve a traditional-tasting pâté during the holidays with this delicious Vegetarian “Liver” recipe.
10/9/2015 11:56:43 AM
Use this quick and easy granola recipe to keep your belly and pantry full.
10/9/2015 8:00:00 AM
Enjoy these super-moist, vegan muffins for breakfast, dessert or a quick afternoon snack.
10/2/2015 11:59:00 AM
Avocado salad makes a deliciously simple lunch, light suppers or first course for dinner parties.
9/30/2015 4:20:33 PM
Try this delicious, plant-based version of a classic cool-weather comfort food.
9/25/2015 10:52:00 AM
Enjoy this creamy carrot soup throughout the year. Serve warm during cool fall and winter nights, or cold during spring and summer.
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.
9/11/2015 11:24:00 AM
These fancy stuffed peppers are the perfect, easy meal for any holiday.
9/4/2015 8:52:00 AM
Prepare a healthy, delicious meal in 30 minutes or less with this easy broccoli penne recipe.
8/28/2015 9:27:00 AM
Enjoy this simple, summery kale and tomato salad well into fall.
8/26/2015 5:00:00 AM
There are a seemingly endless amount of reasons we love coconut milk. Rich in healthful fats, it can convert fat into energy, is loaded with nutrients and can even improve cholesterol. Learn more.
8/21/2015 1:07:00 PM
Super-simple and kid-friendly, this five ingredient maple-walnut salad is perfect for quick lunches or dinners.
8/20/2015 7:00:00 AM
Whip up a delicious batch of homemade tomato basil soup with this easy, minimal recipe.
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.
8/11/2015 10:47:00 AM
Summer is great for relaxing, sunshine and bountiful harvests. Put your extra peaches, or any other kind of fruit, to good use with this great, easy cobbler recipe.
8/7/2015 10:01:00 AM
This savory cashew loaf is the perfect vegan “meatloaf” recipe that will satisfy anyone.
7/31/2015 12:48:00 PM
Moist carrot mini-cupcakes are perfectly portioned for breakfast, brunch or dessert.
7/24/2015 9:56:00 AM
Enjoy a satisfying breakfast with Laura Theodore’s Rocky Mountain Toast recipe.
7/17/2015 7:00:00 AM
Whip up this delightful lemon cake for any special occasion.
7/10/2015 7:00:00 AM
Serve fresh asparagus smothered in a creamy vegan hollandaise sauce as a delectable side dish for any meal.
7/3/2015 7:00:00 AM
Serve up refreshing flavor with Cool Cucumber Soup and Avocado Roll Ups. These recipes are perfect for a Fourth of July picnic.
7/1/2015 5:00:00 AM
A refreshing summer drink, this recipe for Haymaker’s Switchel has deep American roots and contains a combination of healthful ingredients.
6/26/2015 7:00:00 AM
Easy-to-prepare vegan frittatas make a classic breakfast or hearty dinner.
6/19/2015 7:00:00 AM
Rich, chocolate chip blondies are naturally sweetened with bananas.
6/12/2015 9:40:00 AM
Seitan and mushrooms beef up this hearty, vegan marinara sauce recipe.
6/5/2015 11:25:00 AM
Make this refreshing, tropical mango sorbet to help you enjoy hot summer nights.
5/29/2015 10:30:00 AM
Meaty Portobello mushrooms give this vegan stroganoff recipe all the flavor and texture of the traditional version.
5/22/2015 11:30:25 AM
Satisfy everyone in the family with this complete vegan menu perfect for your Memorial Day get-together.
5/15/2015 10:32:00 AM
Feature this colorful herbed pasta salad as the main course at your next outdoor get-together.
5/8/2015 11:57:00 AM
Easy-to-make homemade tortilla chips are a great, healthy choice for snacking.
4/30/2015 11:02:00 AM
Bell pepper boats make this Chickpea and Quinoa Salad a perfect spring and summer picnic dish.
4/24/2015 7:00:00 AM
These tasty, vegan cookie squares make an excellent treat for special occasions or afternoon get-togethers.
4/17/2015 10:33:00 AM
Add protein and whole grains to your menu with this hearty red quinoa salad recipe.
4/10/2015 10:03:00 AM
Nutritious, easy-to-make jicama salads are the perfect spring accompaniment to any meal.
4/3/2015 11:52:00 AM
Put together an elegant dessert quickly with this recipe for a Ginger Chocolate Mousse Pie.
3/31/2015 7:00:00 AM
Craft these DIY Asian-inspired guest soaps to reinvigorate road-weary visitors.
3/27/2015 10:13:00 AM
Add spring color and crunch to meals with this light, refreshing asparagus salad.
3/20/2015 10:13:00 AM
Leafy spring greens add lively color and substance to this vegan stuffed shells recipe.
3/13/2015 12:02:00 PM
Drizzled with sweet pepper sauce, hearty cauliflower steaks are full of robust flavor.
3/6/2015 10:06:00 AM
Please kids of all ages with these healthy Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies.
2/27/2015 1:38:00 PM
Top your spaghetti with flavorful, satisfying wheatballs for a quick weeknight meal.
2/20/2015 11:20:00 AM
Mushroom-Nut Burgers are full of flavor and just as hearty as any meat-based burger you’ve ever had.
2/13/2015 7:00:00 AM
Let them eat cake! It's hard to believe that this decadent Chocolate Ganache Cake is actually vegan.
2/6/2015 8:00:00 AM
Keep delectable baked apples moist by wrapping them in parchment paper before baking.
1/30/2015 7:00:00 AM
Warm your tummy with this elegant butternut bisque.
1/23/2015 7:00:00 AM
Homemade pizza doesn't have to require yeast-risen dough. Try this gluten-free polenta crust for your next pizza night.
1/22/2015 7:00:00 AM
Ease your cold and flu symptoms this season with these tried-and-true natural remedies.
1/15/2015 10:32:00 AM
This Vegan German Chocolate Cake is just as decadent and satisfying as the classic dessert.
1/7/2015 12:56:00 PM
Smothered in a hearty walnut cream sauce this steamed kale recipe is sure to please everyone, even the naysayers.
12/23/2014 10:12:00 AM
Quick and easy-to-make, these vegan Cherry and Chocolate Taco Cookies are sure to become your family's new holiday tradition.
12/9/2014 9:04:00 AM
Forget starting from scratch each evening: End weeknight menu madness with this wholesome meal-plan hack.
12/8/2014 11:28:00 AM
Treasure the golden spice turmeric for its health-boosting properties, as well as its myriad other uses.
11/21/2014 9:57:00 AM
This gluten-free cornbread stuffing with sausage, sage, cranberries and walnuts is a delicious and simple addition to any Thanksgiving table.
11/20/2014 3:30:00 PM
Make a bath even more luxurious with these three bath soak recipes.
11/19/2014 3:56:00 PM
We asked our readers to share some of their favorite cold and flu remedies. Check out 20 of our favorite reader-submitted remedies, from hot toddies to essential oil rubs.
11/14/2014 2:30:00 PM
This homemade masala chai tea recipe will warm you up this fall and winter.
11/10/2014 3:24:00 PM
Try this rich, savory, warm spiced acorn squash on a cold day.
11/7/2014 11:00:00 AM
This gluten-free butternut squash soup is sweet, spicy and satisfying.
11/6/2014 8:00:00 AM
These delicious, healthful cookies are made with almond meal, coconut oil, dark chocolate chips and maple syrup.
11/4/2014 3:24:00 PM
The pumpkin is one of autumn’s most beloved foods. Use this health-boosting food in these six sweet and savory pumpkin recipes for fall.
11/3/2014 3:55:00 PM
A healthful fall-flavored twist on the classic carrot cake, this recipe for Pumpkin Carrot Cake Cupcakes with cream “cheese” frosting is grain-free, gluten-free, dairy-free and refined sugar-free.
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.
9/18/2014 2:34:00 PM
Whip up this batch of chocolate and coconut granola for a grain-free granola recipe that’s packed with healthful nuts and seeds.
9/3/2014 10:56:00 AM
Go plum crazy with these delectable treats: stewed plums and a gluten-free plum dessert recipe known as a “Butter Baby.”
8/14/2014 8:00:00 AM
Try this tasty garden produce-friendly recipe, a delicious, easy and adaptable way to eat up your garden harvest.
8/13/2014 4:24:00 PM
Discover seven health benefits of blueberries, a tiny, nutrient-dense fruit that packs a powerful punch.
8/7/2014 8:00:00 AM
This recipe for spiced nuts makes a quick and tasty snack or gift.
7/30/2014 3:34:00 PM
Use up your herb harvest to whip together this creamy herb dip recipe in under five minutes and serve it as a dip or use it as a spread for your favorite wraps.
7/24/2014 3:36:00 PM
This bright green Dhaniya Chutney recipe makes a great dip for guests who can handle the spice.
7/24/2014 8:00:00 AM
Try tasty herbal beverages recipes for strawberry-basil sparkling beverages and a thyme lemonade to make the most of your summer herb garden.
7/17/2014 8:53:00 AM
This travel-savvy Sweet & Salty Trail Mix Bar recipe is high in nutrition and rich in great taste.
7/11/2014 9:30:00 AM
Sometimes it takes two versions of a banana bread recipe to make a happy family.
6/20/2014 10:19:00 AM
Try this healthy, gluten-free alternative to the typical coconut macaroon or chocolate chip cookie that you can whip up in no time.
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!
6/4/2014 3:35:00 PM
Serve up these tasty gluten-free muffins and get your morning off to a great start.
6/3/2014 12:06:00 PM
Learn how to make homemade yogurt with this seasonal yogurt recipe.
5/29/2014 9:00:00 AM
Swap conventional flour with a gluten-free blend in this sweet crepes recipe.
5/21/2014 10:42:00 AM
This moist French yogurt cake recipe is gluten-free and super simple.
5/13/2014 1:25:00 PM
Start your morning off right with this breakfast smoothie recipe packed with a serving of fruits and vegetables.
5/2/2014 12:54:00 PM
A meatless dish, Grilled Tomato Polenta tastes excellent alongside grilled veggies and makes a delicious weeknight meal.
4/25/2014 3:52:00 PM
Whip up a batch of these zesty Mini Lemon Pound Cakes with Bulgur for your next family gathering.
4/24/2014 10:13:00 AM
Take advantage of farmers market finds this spring and pick up a rack of lamb for these Garlic-Rosemary Lamb Chops.
4/18/2014 4:01:00 PM
This colorful concoction uses vibrant veggies that taste great any time of the year. Whip up this Confetti Cornbread recipe to serve alongside chili, or to enjoy all on its own.
4/11/2014 12:15:00 PM
With spring brings fresh ingredients. Use fresh harvested herbs to whip up a flavorful pesto and pair it with buckwheat or your favorite grain to make a delicious grain salad. This Buckwheat Pesto Salad recipe comes courtesy Bob’s Red Mill Natural Foods and Melanie of Nutritious Eats.
4/2/2014 4:27:00 PM
If you're looking for a fruity cookie that's also high in fiber, look no further than this delicious recipe for Whole-Grain Apple Blueberry Granola Cookies, courtesy Bob's Red Mill Natural Foods.
3/25/2014 2:57:00 PM
This tomato soup recipe packed with Italian tomatoes is perfect any time of the year.
3/24/2014 3:44:00 PM
Scottish oatcakes are delicious and crispy crackers that taste wonderful with jam. If you’re looking for a gluten-free take on this traditional treat, check out the following recipe courtesy Bob’s Red Mill.
2/7/2014 11:06:00 AM
Start eating healthy with our tips from the September/October issue of Mother Earth Living.
2/6/2014 1:54:00 PM
Spice up your Valentine’s Day with this chili chocolate pots de crème recipe with salted caramel sauce.
1/28/2014 3:12:00 PM
Delight in these delicious tea recipes in celebration of National Hot Tea Month.
1/20/2014 12:24:00 PM
This champagne poached pears recipe can be served for brunch, lunch or dinner.
1/10/2014 4:14:00 PM
This sensational orzo salad recipe is a definite crowd-pleaser.
12/30/2013 2:35:00 PM
Whip up this simple appetizer in minutes. This Parmesan and Bacon Bites recipe is great for holiday gatherings, although it also makes a great treat during the summer.
12/27/2013 10:33:00 AM
This Roasted Vegetables Quesadilla recipe is easy to make and the whole family will enjoy it.
12/23/2013 12:19:00 PM
Replace the sugary, salty store-bought version with this wholesome Homemade Chewy Granola Bars recipe.
12/18/2013 7:57:00 AM
Step up your holiday entertaining with this simple and elegant French Verrine recipe.
12/10/2013 11:41:00 AM
Learn how to use your leftovers to make the ultra-chic French dish clafoutis. Here we feature both a sweet and savory clafoutis recipe.
12/5/2013 3:09:00 PM
This Maple-Mustard Chicken recipe is a one-pan wonder and perfect for an easy weeknight meal.
11/25/2013 4:53:00 PM
This holiday season, serve up a delicious, vegetarian pot pie made with nutrient-rich veggies.
11/22/2013 2:37:00 PM
Fresh, easy and festive, this Cranberry Orange Salsa recipe is the perfect combination of sweet and spicy. Its crimson red color makes it a dazzling holiday appetizer!
11/21/2013 12:48:00 PM
Try this Green Smoothie recipe for a yummy, energizing drink packed with vitamins, minerals, antioxidants and phytonutrients.
11/20/2013 10:32:00 AM
Spice up your holiday recipes with the warm spicy notes of Bhakti Chai concentrate in classic pecan pie, cozy egg nog and festive spiced nuts.
11/18/2013 9:48:00 AM
There is nothing better for building community than gathering your friends and neighbors for a soup party. Here are five ideas to help you plan yours.
11/8/2013 12:37:00 PM
Spice up your Meatless Monday with a recipe borne out of fresh produce at the farmers market. Blogger Jennifer Rose uses local acorn squash and baby kale to make a delicious vegetarian meal.
10/30/2013 1:32:00 PM
Try this perfect pie dough recipe and discover answers to aggravating pie crust problems and pie-making blunders.
10/8/2013 2:53:00 PM
Most people double or even triple recipes, but what do you do when the original will already feed your family for a whole week?
10/8/2013 11:13:00 AM
Who says Meatless Monday has to be boring? Try this creamy roasted cauliflower soup recipe for a delicious weeknight dinner.
10/7/2013 4:26:00 PM
Perfect for fall and full of flavor, this butternut squash soup recipe is a great example of an easy meal made with delicious whole foods.
10/3/2013 3:29:00 PM
Paneer is a traditional Indian cheese that is versatile, easy to make at home, and requires no special equipment or ingredients.
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 11:56:00 AM
Love the taste of buttery super market rolls? Replicate the flavor at home with this homemade buttery rolls recipe.
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.
9/23/2013 11:20:00 AM
Guest blogger Char Scace shares her low-carb pumpkin pie recipe to make getting through the holiday season on a low-carb diet a little easier.
9/20/2013 3:34:00 PM
Try guest blogger Jennifer Robins coconut flour pancakes recipe for a breakfast treat that is gluten-free, dairy-free and sugar-free!
9/18/2013 9:41:00 AM
Learn how to make ricotta cheese with guest blogger Pier Jones. For the beginner cheesemaker, ricotta is a surefire confidence builder.
9/11/2013 12:04:00 PM
Get a jump start preserving basil with these three inspiring ideas.
8/22/2013 4:33:00 PM
Use this simple recipe to preserve fresh tomatoes as freezable stewed tomatoes.
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.
8/12/2013 11:04:00 AM
Beets are rich in minerals and B-vitamins. Make the most of them with this recipe for a Beet Salad with Goat Cheese.
8/8/2013 10:14:00 AM
Guest blogger Lynn Schriner of Trolley Farms shares three light summer recipes for blender ice cream, a summer salad and gazpacho.
8/2/2013 9:13:00 AM
Guest blogger Gail Hermenau, garden manager for Planting Hope in Delaware, shares her stuffed squash blossoms recipe.
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.
5/24/2013 10:05:00 AM
Learn how to arrange flowers from your backyard with these step-by-step instructions for creating a hydrangea bouquet.
5/21/2013 3:23:00 PM
Learn how to arrange flowers from your backyard with these step-by-step instructions for creating a zinnia bouquet.
5/1/2013 1:08:00 PM
Step into summer early with these three delicious summer recipes.
4/23/2013 12:57:00 PM
Ever wondered: what is farro? Discover the history of this ancient grain, and put it to good use with a recipe for farrotto, a spin on the classic dish risotto.
3/27/2013 2:42:00 PM
Try this tasty vegetarian (and vegan) alfredo for a healthy weeknight dinner.
3/14/2013 3:09:00 PM
Try these three delicious, healthy recipes for a happy St. Patricks Day.
3/14/2013 9:34:00 AM
Janeen Solberg developed these homemade cleaner recipes more than 10 years ago and still uses them today.
2/18/2013 4:39:00 PM
This restorative chicken, kale and sweet potato soup recipe is not only nourishing, but colorful and delicious with a hint of smoky bacon.
2/13/2013 4:18:00 PM
An easy appetizer and party favorite, baked garlic with rosemary and blue cheese tastes great spread on slices of crusty baguette.
2/12/2013 12:33:00 PM
Forget butter and salt. These three homemade popcorn seasonings will blow guests away with just a little effort.
1/29/2013 2:27:00 PM
Try these healthy, delicious party foods to serve at this year's Super Bowl festivities.
1/24/2013 11:20:00 AM
A healthier version of the classic rice risotto, delicious barley risotto is easy to make and fun to modify with whatever ingredients you have in your kitchen.
1/23/2013 9:03:00 AM
Take advantage of the health benefits of sweet potatoes with these tips.
12/12/2012 12:17:00 PM
Give your palate a break from heavy holiday food with this Crunchy Wild Rice Salad Recipe with Citrus Dressing from guest blogger Stephanie Meyer.
12/12/2012 10:51:00 AM
Healthy and lightly sweet, these granola bites are perfect for packing in your child's lunch. Make your own with this granola bites recipe.
11/7/2012 4:36:00 PM
Try Austin baker Kendall Melton's in-demand banana muffins with cinnamon cream cheese frosting recipe.
11/6/2012 4:43:00 PM
Welcome the holidays with two flavorful Thanksgiving herbs. Use lovage in our recipe for Cream of Carrot and Lovage Soup, and sage in our recipe for a delicious Feta-Sage Cornbread.
11/2/2012 10:37:00 AM
Try this delicious Nectarine Chutney recipe to savor the fresh flavors of fall.
8/23/2012 1:11:18 PM
You can make these pickles with cucumbers or a plethora of other fresh vegetables plucked from your own garden or farmers' market, including summer squash, carrots, tomatoes, peppers, onions and more.
8/22/2012 6:16:00 PM
The Lemon Verbena Lady goes back to her tried-and-true favorite, lemon verbena, and makes sure to stay prepared for the upcoming fall and winter season. She offers ways to preserve that wonderful lemony flavor so that you can savor it all fall and winter long.
8/6/2012 5:00:07 PM
Hibiscus tea may lower blood pressure in patients with mild hypertension, according to some studies. Make this delicious hibiscus tea recipe to better your health.
8/6/2012 3:51:03 PM
In this third part of our guest blogger's purslane plant profile, she shares three delicious purslane-infused recipes, including a purslane pesto, a wild-greens salad and a summer soup.
7/30/2012 1:36:13 PM
Iced tea pops make fun treats for hot summer days, only they are healthy for the whole family, totally customizable, and packed with herbal goodness you won’t find in store freezers.
7/25/2012 5:06:30 PM
The fireweed plant is a showy herb native to the northern hemisphere. Use it to make a deliciously sweet Fireweed Jelly or a tea useful in treating constipation.
7/11/2012 3:06:51 PM
Craft a refreshing jelly that resembles light floral lemonade or grapefruit juice with the delightful Queen Anne's lace.
6/27/2012 8:18:45 AM
Nothing screams summer like ice cream. Rodelle and KitchenAid are partnering together to present the first ever ‘Great American Ice Cream Challenge.’
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!
6/11/2012 7:15:40 PM
The Lemon Verbena Lady has been enjoying the 2012 Herb of the Year, the rose, in her garden. In this post, she shares her five favorite roses and instructions for how to make a delectable Rose Petal Jam.
6/8/2012 4:09:59 PM
Medicinal vinegars are potent and easy to make at home. A strong alternative for children or those with alcohol sensitivities, this is a wonderful option for making and using herbal medicines.
5/23/2012 5:02:22 PM
Choice Organic Tea has three new flavors that will wow your taste buds and help you beat the summertime heat.
5/9/2012 11:02:49 AM
Stay hydrated with these simple, sweet and refreshing infused water recipes using vanilla, fruit and herbs.
5/9/2012 10:32:57 AM
Munching on three bananas per day, or any potassium-rich food, could slash your risk of stroke.
4/13/2012 3:33:51 PM
These nettle chips are deliciously unique and packed with nutrients. Try this perfectly satisfying salty snack in early spring.
4/4/2012 1:12:51 PM
Try this delicious recipe for salty, crunchy stinging nettle chips made fresh from the garden.
4/4/2012 9:17:16 AM
Loaded with coconut, banana, carrot, cinnamon and zero refined sugar, this coconut banana carrot cake recipe will quickly become a family favorite.
3/28/2012 10:16:51 AM
One guest blogger's special, original recipe prevents illness and quickly helps recover from, or completely ward off, colds, flu and other malaise.
3/28/2012 9:05:00 AM
Cut back on sugar at breakfast time with this chocolate cherry breakfast cookie recipe, a perfect alternative to the conventional cereal bar.
3/27/2012 7:17:17 PM
Drinking tea is the perfect relaxation ritual. Stress less with help from three of my favorite calming tea formulas using calming herbs that can be enjoyed daily.
3/26/2012 11:59:38 AM
For a nutrition-packed, hearty vegetarian dinner, try these three recipes for one-dish savory dinner pies.
3/19/2012 9:34:00 AM
This simple, delicious cinnamon apple crisp recipe will have your family "oohing" and "ahhing."
3/14/2012 10:51:06 AM
Discover how one food group can help increase mental power as you age.
3/7/2012 10:01:09 AM
Here we go back in time to see beliefs and folk uses surrounding Stinging Nettle, how it is most commonly utilized by herb lovers today, along with flower essence information, my own personal favorite uses for this stinging European native, and references for further information.
3/5/2012 4:47:55 PM
Enjoy this blogger's favorite holiday with a healthier version of fish & chips.
3/2/2012 10:35:04 AM
Impress guests by preparing rose desserts. Toss edible rose petals into custards, tea cakes, scones, cookies and ice cream, or make one of our reader-submitted recipes: Lavender Cookies with Rose Water Frosting and Muhallabiyeh.
2/13/2012 4:16:07 PM
Looking for inspiration for meat-free meals? Try these three of my favorite sources of vegetarian meal recipes.
2/1/2012 2:41:00 PM
Super Bowls don't have to leave you in a stuffed, sleepy stupor. Snack on this layered bean dip recipe instead.
1/23/2012 4:08:37 PM
Try these intriguing Mashed Potato Pancakes next time you have leftovers to use up!
1/17/2012 11:07:16 AM
Use nature’s own ingredients to add color and moisture to your lips with this homemade lip tint.
1/16/2012 11:12:53 AM
Colorful Harvest is a specialty produce company out of California and have developed a delicious new corn, Ruby Jewel Sweet Red Corn. Guest blogger Ramona Werst created a risotto recipe using 'Spicy Globe' basil and Ruby Jewel Sweet Red Corn. You can replace the corn with a sweet corn and it will be a tasty dish.
1/13/2012 12:46:00 PM
The health benefits of kale are greater than those of many other vegetables. Kale provides nutrients that fight off sickness and diseases and has a low environmental impact.
1/13/2012 11:40:17 AM
The health benefits of kale are greater than
those of any other vegetable. Kale provides nutrients that fight off sickness
and diseases and has a low environmental impact.
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.
1/5/2012 11:51:16 AM
Use common kitchen ingredients to whip up homemade face masks and body scrubs that will leave your skin soft and smooth this winter.
12/28/2011 2:47:11 PM
Feeling stressed is no fun! Drinking orange juice may help you stay a step ahead of everyday anxiety.
12/22/2011 8:51:59 AM
December 25th is right around the corner. If you’re looking for a last-minute gift this holiday season, make these Relaxing Sage and Lavender Bath Salts. This homemade gift is budget-friendly, is quick and easy to make and speaks from the heart.
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.
12/19/2011 4:29:59 PM
The winter weather is putting a damper on my mood. Last night, in a desperate attempt to lighten things up, I cooked up Orecchiette with Goat Cheese, Peas and Mint, a quick pasta dish that celebrates spring.
12/19/2011 2:24:47 PM
Try a vegetarian version of traditional Hoppin John for good luck this New Year's day.
12/11/2011 7:22:53 PM
Lemon Verbena Lady finishes her other holiday-inspired craft, mini spice wreaths. This DIY project is a perfect way to use up those extra holiday spices you may have in your pantry. This project is quick, easy and will fill your house with the aroma of holiday classics.
12/7/2011 3:14:06 PM
You can make delicious, whole wheat tortillas from scratch.
12/7/2011 2:47:00 PM
Learn to make delicious, hearty, from-scratch, whole-grain hamburger buns with this easy recipe.
12/7/2011 2:45:21 PM
Beat the winter blues with this warming mint hot chocolate recipe.
12/7/2011 12:20:00 PM
Learn how to make delicious homemade mascarpone cheese.
12/5/2011 3:44:00 PM
Infusing spirits with your favorite herbs and spices is a fun and easy way to stock your bar for holiday entertaining. They also make the loveliest gift for a cocktail enthusiast!
11/30/2011 5:05:07 PM
Making tinctures at home may sound intimidating, but it is as simple as following a simple recipe from a cookbook.
11/22/2011 2:30:14 PM
My favorite fast food during the hectic holidays? Bread and soup. In the time it would take to get drive-thru on the way home, you'll be sitting down to a bowl of bliss that will warm your heart and soul.
11/16/2011 12:21:39 PM
Experts provide a few more reasons why snacking on this sweet is good for your health.
11/14/2011 4:39:14 PM
No one will miss the meat when you serve up fabulous vegetarian versions of Thanksgiving favorites. Try two versions of mushroom stuffing, mushroom gravy or delicious roasted Brussels sprouts this holiday!
11/9/2011 12:08:30 PM
This dish gives you the creamy goodness of mashed potatoes without all of the fat and sodium.
11/2/2011 11:24:55 AM
This recipe can warm you up on a cold night in December or nurse you back to health when your next head cold strikes.
10/31/2011 5:00:00 PM
I love skin care products that have multiple uses. Not only do they stretch your savings, but they offer skin care customization. This multipurpose skin care tea treats nearly all skin types and tastes delicious, too.
10/28/2011 3:20:00 PM
Warming winter soup can keep away the winter chill and make us healthier.
10/28/2011 12:29:15 PM
Learn how to make flavored vinegar with tasy herbal, spice, fruit and vegetable combinations.
10/27/2011 7:10:42 PM
Baked apple chips are a healthy snack that's simple to make with your kids.
10/19/2011 3:05:36 PM
This scrumptious, all-natural recipe gives you a healthy option your taste buds will love.
10/18/2011 2:44:24 PM
Andrea Carrothers, a registered dietitian with Horizon, makers of organic milk and dairy products, has developed several new quick, calcium-rich recipes that make perfect after-school snacks.
10/17/2011 4:42:56 PM
This simple vegan piecrust can be assembled in minutes.
10/13/2011 5:42:53 PM
Chia Seed Drink: Try this deliciously soothing and refreshing cooler recipe made with chia seeds, ripe berries, and hibiscus flowers.
10/13/2011 9:34:51 AM
Guest blogger Faith Moser shares a family-friendly recipe for spaghetti casserole.
10/10/2011 6:41:04 PM
Lemon Verbena Lady has many herbal favorites in the herb garden. The sages were particularly beautiful this season. See some of her favorite salvias and try a recipe for your holiday dinners using the sage that is popular for Thanksgiving.
10/6/2011 3:22:19 PM
Guest blogger KyLynn Hull kicks off soup season with this simple carrot soup recipe.
10/5/2011 12:26:23 PM
This recipe adds a few of our favorite spices to create a flavorful pumpkin seed unlike any you've tasted before.
9/21/2011 2:30:10 PM
Don't let the fun of football season leave you fatter! Try these low-fat calories are your next tailgate instead.
9/9/2011 3:57:00 PM
The Lemon Verbena Lady has a wonderful harvest of lemon verbena leaves to use in cooking and crafts. She has also discovered a new pest that may be trying to harm her favorite herb.
9/7/2011 4:52:15 PM
Help ring in another fall season with these tasty treats.
9/2/2011 7:42:00 AM
Bake a delicious treat for your family with this recipe for scrumptious whole wheat banana muffins!
8/31/2011 8:00:40 AM
Try these recipes for homemade lunch staples, such as bread, deli meat and condiments.
8/24/2011 3:29:24 PM
Adding recipes like this Vegan Cheesy Lasanga to your meal plan could do more than please your taste buds; it could also save your life.
8/24/2011 9:54:58 AM
Fresh ginger will perfume your whole kitchen while this sweet, rich, flavorful soup is cooking.
8/23/2011 9:51:50 AM
Guest blogger Dani Hurst shares recipes for homemade salsa and vegetable dips.
8/18/2011 10:53:19 AM
Don't let National Peach Month slip away before biting into this juicy fruit and all of its health benefits.
8/18/2011 10:12:00 AM
These pressure cooking resources will help you make the most of your pressure cooker. Check out the recipes and recommended cooking times for pressure cookers.
8/11/2011 4:45:36 PM
Try this blue condiment when topping your favorite hamburgers and french fries.
8/11/2011 2:34:34 PM
Who needs to make a trip to the grocery store when you can make these tasty cheesy crackers at home?
8/10/2011 6:22:18 PM
Try this wonderfully herby and spicy recipe for pickling all of your garden favorites!
8/9/2011 4:38:27 PM
All too soon the winter months will be here, which is more reason to explore ways to preserve this vibrant and medicinal food to have on hand all year long.
8/9/2011 9:55:53 AM
A recent study finds that fiber can lower the risk of colon polyps, a cancer precursor. Fiber can also help prevent heart disease and cancer and aid in weight loss.
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 10:36:13 AM
Start the grill and make a deliciously seasoned chicken recipe tonight!
8/1/2011 8:27:22 PM
Freelance writer and editor Kim Wallace interviews fellow foodie Lindsay Nixon, author of "The Happy Herbivore" cookbook.
7/28/2011 3:45:38 PM
The Herb Channeler visits the Arboretum Trompenburg in Rotterdam, the Netherlands and finds a movable herbal feast among the trees, shrubs, annuals and perennials.
7/28/2011 2:31:48 PM
Tomatoes and watermelon combine in this unique salad with flavors that will wow every part of your palette.
7/28/2011 11:49:16 AM
This pesto goes beyond traditional basil by adding several summer herbs lending complexity and delight to the summer palette.
7/26/2011 3:24:53 PM
Create a yummy summertime lip balm with your kids.
7/26/2011 12:29:42 PM
Avocado, the main ingredient in guacamole, contains many vitamins and minerals that do a body good.
7/26/2011 10:10:08 AM
Reap the benefits of parsley with this Parsley potato salad, a delicious addition to any summer meal.
7/25/2011 6:27:40 PM
These cornmeal waffles have a feather-light center, a crispy-crusty exterior, and they partner perfectly with fresh fruit or butter and maple syrup.
7/20/2011 6:11:00 AM
This recipe for homemade mango ice cream has the creamy goodness of ice cream and the refreshing taste of sherbet. Grab a spoon and dig in!
7/19/2011 11:27:28 AM
Vitamin C has been linked to lower cataract risks. To help protect your eyes, get your daily dose of vitamin C with this delicious breakfast smoothie.
7/19/2011 11:26:47 AM
Nothing is more refreshing on a hot summer day than chilled soup. These recipes fill you up while cooling you down.
7/15/2011 1:55:23 PM
This belly balm recipe is moisturizing and therapeutic.
7/15/2011 11:20:06 AM
This version of the Scandinavian open-faced sandwich known as smörgås—featuring smoked herring and hard-boiled egg—is crowned with a pinch of fragrant, beautiful, fresh dill.
7/11/2011 12:26:24 PM
Deliciously cool off this summer with these naturally-sweetened chocolate ice cream toppings made with fair trade cocoa.
7/5/2011 12:42:00 PM
Don't let chlorine destroy your lovely locks. Use these home-remedies to reverse the damage.
7/5/2011 11:39:48 AM
Besides its delicious flavor, basil offers many health benefits for your body, including anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties.
7/1/2011 2:05:43 PM
Research into the potential causes of obesity doesn't lead exclusively to a poor diet and lack of exercise: Environment and exposure to endocrine disruptors can also play a role in weight gain.
6/30/2011 2:51:00 PM
Beat the heat with these mint-infused beverages.
6/20/2011 12:22:51 PM
This smoothie recipe is a great way to get your daily dose of spinach.
6/17/2011 4:29:40 PM
This sweet, tart, colorful salsa is a surprisingly complex medley that transforms simple and familiar flavors into something really special—but takes only about ten minutes to prepare.
6/17/2011 1:04:32 PM
This smooth dessert recipe is brightly sweet and refreshing, a perfect break from the heat of the day. Try it with fresh mint or lavender and a hint of cinnamon.
6/17/2011 7:56:59 AM
Think tropical, flavorful and delectable with this grilled chicken dish! The sauce is a blend of sprightly lime, creamy coconut and spicy ginger.
6/13/2011 5:22:12 AM
Serve seasonal fruit kebabs with a delicious, homemade raspberry fruit dip!
6/6/2011 12:21:16 PM
This honey-lavender ice cream recipe is a delicious cure to hot summer afternoons.
5/31/2011 7:05:37 PM
Enjoy this recipe for a delicious and moist variation of banana bread, made with almond flour!
5/26/2011 4:12:53 PM
This tasty recipe for breakfast potatoes is lightly spicy and perfect for weekend mornings.
5/24/2011 10:49:51 AM
Treat your skin with plants from your backyard!
5/23/2011 8:00:07 PM
Try these easy and delicious fresh mint-infused recipes for chutney, cucumber salad and fruit dip.
5/18/2011 10:42:26 AM
Looking for refreshing drinks to serve to your little one? Use herbs to make drinks the whole family will enjoy!
5/12/2011 8:56:01 AM
These little loaves are packed full of protein, vegetables and deliciousness!
5/10/2011 9:19:10 AM
An update of my mother's pasta salad recipe, adding asparagus, tarragon and sorrel for cold pasta salad with hot nutrition and flavor.
5/9/2011 5:47:27 PM
Guest blogger KyLynn Hull goes without meat for a month. Try her meatless recipes!
5/5/2011 11:37:02 AM
Happy May 5th. What are you doing to celebrate? If you’re like me, then today is the day to whip up your favorite tacos, snack on sensational salsa and, most importantly, mix yourself some margaritas. This year, why not try the stevia-sweetened mix Sinless Margarita.
5/3/2011 2:05:40 PM
Looking for the perfect gesture of appreciation this weekend? Try these homemade Mother's Day gift ideas.
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.
4/29/2011 10:37:49 AM
Erin McIntosh shares a great recipe for a unique nettle biscuit.
4/26/2011 6:05:37 AM
This sweet cake is the perfect addition to a cup of tea, a brunch or dessert!
4/25/2011 8:48:45 AM
Mayonnaise is a sandwich staple that you can easily make at home. It takes just minutes to make and you can experiment with new and exciting flavor combinations.
4/22/2011 2:16:27 PM
Soothe and soften your feet with this DIY natural spa treatment.
4/21/2011 9:50:19 AM
This simple and delcicious spring soup is sure to be a favorite among kids and adults!
4/21/2011 9:36:42 AM
Learn how to make this cool summer drink, which puts an untraditional twist on iced tea.
4/15/2011 11:50:06 AM
Skip the chemicals this Easter and naturally color your Easter eggs with herbs and foods.
4/11/2011 8:39:21 AM
Swap out your bottled ranch dressing for this easy and nutritious recipe!
4/7/2011 10:36:00 AM
Find itching relief in nature. Narrow-leaved plantain is a common garden weed and also, ironically, a gardener’s best friend.
4/4/2011 4:46:41 PM
Use leftover corned beef and Serata basil to make these Reuben Sandwiches.
4/4/2011 8:30:06 AM
Feed your family a healthy snack alternative—roasted chickpeas!
4/1/2011 11:39:44 AM
The Jewish holiday of Passover is just around the corner. Check out these great recipes for a flaver-filled celebration.
3/31/2011 2:23:43 PM
Follow these recipes for using essential oils and a few simple ingredients to make your own chemical-free cleaning products.
3/28/2011 12:22:14 PM
Munch and crunch on nutritious kale chips with this easy recipe!
3/22/2011 2:29:35 PM
You know what they say about an apple a day: discover the health benefits of apples.
3/22/2011 10:09:37 AM
Ecoike creator Faith Moser shares a healthy, easy and family-friendly muffin recipe!