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11 Proven Health Benefits of Garlic

"Let food be thy medicine, and medicine be thy food." Those are famous words from the ancient Greek physician Hippocrates, often called the father of Western medicine. He actually used to prescr…

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Why You Get Garlic Breath (And How to Stop It)

We know it as garlic breath, but a scientist might think of it as allyl methyl sulfide breath. That organic compound is the main culprit in the stench that often results after a garlic-infused meal, e…

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Fresh from the Garden Tabouli

This tabouli tastes like a garden in a bowl. Very fresh and bursting with flavor. Enjoy it chilled or at room temperature. Perfect for a summer lunch, picnic or potluck. It’s delightfully refreshing! …

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6 Easy Ways to Get More Nutrition from Everyday Foods

In every household, there is usually a set way to clean, cut and cook vegetables. Most of these methods are so routine we don't think twice about them. For example, you might always eat carrots raw, o…

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Garlic, Cilantro & Bread Soup (Recipe)

This soup is known as açorda à alentejana in its native Portugal. Though this is a vegetarian variation, it's also traditionally made with different types of fish and shellfish. Try to use Portuguese …

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5 Recipes For Garlic Lovers

April 19th is National Garlic Day!  If you're a garlic lover, celebrate it with one of my five favorite garlic recipes. Garlic is both a food and a medicine in many cultures, an…

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How to Flavor Potatoes Without Salt: 6 Terrific Tips

Potatoes are my favorite comfort food—there are very few days of the month that I don’t enjoy them in some way or the other. I am sure it is the same for many of you. But far too often, potatoes are s…

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Green Garlic Bread (Recipe)

Spring is (almost!) here, and farmer's market aficionados know exactly what that means. Time to forget about all those root vegetables and tough greens, the bounty of spring vegetables is ready for pi…

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Pesto Pizza and Moroccan Rainbow Salad

Loaded with colorful veggies, this pesto pizza and Moroccan rainbow salad add up to a perfect meal. Whether as a hearty lunch or a light dinner, this flavorful pairing should delight all family member…

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Spectacular Spaghetti Squash

Squash Lovers! The hard squash season is upon us, and this is a fun way to eat spaghetti squash. It has a great texture and is a really good complement to the rich marinara sauce. Both flavorful and c…

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