Displaying items by tag: Conscious Eating

THE MERRY VEGAN THE MERRY VEGAN
People-Pleasing Holiday Sweets

The holidays may send too many sugar plums and frosted gingerbread figures dancing in the heads of people with dietary restrictions. Anyone that chooses to ...

ZENFUL EATING ZENFUL EATING
Mindful Meals in Quiet Gratitude

In Zen monasteries, the head cook (known as the tenzo) is one of the most important positions a monk can hold; Eihei Dogen, founder of Soto Zen, one of the longest-established sects of Buddhism, said this is “because the position requires wholehearted practice.” In the 13th-century...

Slow Food Takes Root Slow Food Takes Root
Global Movement on Fast Track

The global Slow Food movement is fast gaining momentum, uniting more than 100,000 people in 150 countries with a shared passion for delicious food and a moral conviction about the people and places that sustain it. It satisfies foodies’ hunger for...

Ayurvedic Cooking Ayurvedic Cooking
Ancient System Restores Balance

First developed in India some 5,000 years ago, Ayurveda is one of the world’s oldest medical systems. It works to rebalance mental and physical health in coordination with mind-body energy types called...

SUMMER EATING SUMMER EATING
The Herbal Connection

Summer is an ideal time to add a healthy dose of fresh, organic herbs to make cool salads, luscious smoothies and other hot-weather eats and treats. Herbs are not only a flavorful addition to any meal, they are also...

Wild and Wonderful Wild and Wonderful
Foraging for Foodies

There is such a thing as a free lunch, and it awaits adventurous foragers in backyards, city parks, mountain meadows and even sidewalk cracks. From nutritious weeds and juicy berries to...

Medicinal Mushrooms Medicinal Mushrooms
Beyond Buttons and Portabellas

Ahandful of mushrooms a day just might keep the doctor at bay, according to a mounting body of research providing powerful evidence of the fungal kingdom’s abilities to promote health and...

Rainbow Foods Vision QuestVision Quest
Eat a Rainbow of Color for Healthy Eyes

One of the best ways to protect and preserve our precious eyesight is to focus on food. In general, the same plant-based, antioxidant-rich diets that defend against...

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Breaking Bread, Building Community

Americans are eating alone more than ever, with adults going solo for nearly half of all meals, according to consumer research consultants at the Hartman Group. Yet, fellowship-minded foodies are bucking the trend by finding new and unique ways to...

Delicious Discards Delicious Discards
Making Meals From Mainly Scraps

Food scraps are no longer relegated to just making soup, stock and sauces that hide their true nature. Creative chefs are reawakening to...

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