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4 Steps to Heal Sugar Addiction + A Brownie Recipe

Today is day 66 off sugar! Pretty unreal, right? To be clear, I didnít make this commitment out of vanity or to obsess over some new fad diet. My motivation for kicking sugar came from a deep desire t…

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6 Awesome Natural Food & Beauty Trends

To the natural, organic and eco-friendly obsessed, Natural Product Expo East is heaven on earth. Even though the event is about half the size of its sister show "Expo West," tens of thousands of atten…

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Naked Chocolate & Sustainability with David Wolfe

We had an especially delicious time in the Green Diva Studio when nutritionist and chocolatier, David Wolfe visited us to do a radio show and a video interview. We all got naked . . . naked choco…

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4 Common Reasons People Don’t Cook for Their Dogs

What's Holding You Back from Home Cooking Meals for Your Dog? Greetings everyone! Lately it seems that dog owners everywhere have a ton of healthy, natural, and organic commercial food options f…

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10 Reasons to Eat Green Smoothies

Do green smoothies really taste good? I hear that question and see that look on people's faces all the time when I talk about green smoothies. But everyone I serve a green smoothie to is surprise…

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12 Health Dangers of Cooking Food at High Temperatures

Have you ever thought about what happens when you cook food?† My father used to always tell us about how we started losing nutrition as soon as we picked food from the garden and even more once we coo…

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‘Beyond Broccoli’: Dangers of Vegan & Vegetarian Diets

By Dana Shultz for DietsInReview.com Have you ever equated vegan with dangerous? Neither had we. But if you've been following a vegan or vegetarian diet, or may consider doing so in the fut…

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Why Most Raw Almonds Aren’t Raw

If you're into raw food, you know that in order to be considered "raw," you can't heat up any ingredients over 118F. You can dehydrate food, soak it, blend it, and marinate it, but baking, sauteing, a…

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15 Easy Raw Food Recipes

You don't need special equipment and tons of time to make raw food. Check out these easy raw food recipes! Raw food can seem a little bit intimidating, right? So many raw recipes call for special e…

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Which Vegetables Are Healthier Cooked?

In response to my Care2 post #1 Anticancer Vegetable, there was a great question about whether it's better to eat garlic raw or cooked. It appears the secret to maintaining the anti-cancer effects of …

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I'm just venturing into the vegan world and have not come up against Quorn yet and after reading thi…

... so glad this never happen to my "Sparky" he is a poodle of 13 yrs- glad I started using a "Spark…

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Agreed, Kamia T, as some parents certainly don't have time to 'cutify' children's lunches. It is alw…