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Socca Cooking Tips for the Perfect Gluten-Free Side Dish

Socca – a traditional, gluten free French pancake – is such a fantastic, healthy snack or side dish!  Use my socca cooking tips below to perfect your own gluten free socca recipe. I made my first b…

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While Kale Rides the Corporate Ladder, I’ll Stick With Collards

Pass the watercress. Or the arugula. I’ll even take some purple cabbage; anything dark, leafy and other than kale, please. What’s turned kale into the iceberg of the supergreens category? One word:…

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5 Tips for Making Quick and Healthy Meals

Putting a healthy meal together can be difficult on a busy weeknight. These quick and healthy meals make even weeknight cooking a breeze. Convenience and health don’t always go together on our plat…

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How Some Breweries Are Turning Rain Into Sustainable Beer

Blue skies and a chance of beer rain? An emerging trend in the beer world is using harvested water to create rainwater beer. A few handfuls of craft breweries in Portland, Oregon are going to be ha…

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How Healthy is Coconut Oil?

Many of us (me included) love coconut. But, is coconut oil good for you? The answer isn’t quite clear. It is common knowledge that coconut flesh, milk, and oil are high in saturated fat. Saturated …

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Coming Soon: Buildings Made From Tequila Waste!

The company Plastinova is working with two local tequila-makers in Jalisco, Mexico to turn leftovers from making tequila into a composite building material. The leftovers – called agave bagasse – are …

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This Fasting Regimen Could Make You Live Longer

A small study from the University of Florida looked at how a new type of fasting – dubbed “feast and famine fasting” – impacted subjects’ health. The premise of the study is that straight up fastin…

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Avoiding BPA? Meet the Controversial New Plastic Label

If you’re avoiding BPA because of its endocrine-disrupting properties, there’s a new plastic label that you may want to keep on your radar: EA free. But it's controversial. More and more consumers …

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7 Misleading Health Claims that You Should Never Believe

Most of us want to eat healthier. Food companies know this — and their marketers know just how to push our buttons. Just ask Bruce Bradley — a former processed food marketer turned real food advocate.…

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10+ Vegan Recipes for Valentine’s Day

Nothing says romance like a cruelty-free Valentine’s Day. If vegan Valentine’s Day recipes seem like they’re out of your wheelhouse a little bit, don’t worry! We’ve got lots of ideas for you to choose…

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about Eat Drink Better

At Eat Drink Better, we are passionate about food and drink! Whether we’re talking recipes, food policy, food justice, or anything in between, it all comes back to caring about what’s on our plates and its impact on our bodies, society, and the planet. At Eat Drink Better we accept all food philosophies that are aimed at creating healthier people and a healthier planet. We hope you’ll find recipes and information here to help you eat and drink…better! You can find us on Twitter, Facebook, and Pinterest.

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Joe Baker, Care2

Joe Baker is VP of Causes and Advocacy for Care2. Joe oversees Care2's campaigns with its nonprofit partners. Previously, Joe worked for Amnesty... more

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