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olive oil

7 Fun & Surprising Food Facts You May Not Know

With so much attention paid to food (especially among MindBodyGreen readers!), it seems almost inconceivable that

Nathalie Fraise
December 30 2013

​Spicy West African Peanut Soup

This soup is rich and velvety smooth and a beautiful orangey- brown color. Since the early years at Moosewood, it’s been a perennial customer request,...

The Moosewood Collective
September 24 2013

What You Need To Know About Cooking Oils

Choosing which culinary oil to keep on hand in your refrigerator really depends upon how you intend to use it in cooking and baking. Are you going to...

Gluten-Free Recipe: Mediterranean Summer Quinoa Salad

Studies have shown that the Mediterranean diet plays a key role in reducing the risk of heart disease and metabolic syndrome. The Mediterranean diet...

Jesse Lane Lee
June 4 2013

Old-Fashioned Paleo Spaghetti

Finding ways to make things new again is fun and can be life changing. I’ve found this principle especially applies to food. Growing up in a very...

Alicia McDonough
May 29 2013

Gluten-Free Recipe: Rainbow Quinoa

As you start to read this recipe, you'll realize that there are barely any spices or other flavors used, and that's because the natural flavors of...

Hillary Wright
May 29 2013

Gluten-Free Recipe: The Ultimate Kale Salad

I started my gluten-free, dairy-free diet due to some health issues, and I must say, I've never felt so good in my 38 years. I created an amazing...

Amal Madih
May 22 2013

Anti-Inflammatory Turmeric Sun Dressing (Gluten-Free Recipe)

Turmeric is getting some well-deserved attention these days. I love it for all its amazing anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial, and detoxifying...

Melissa Rousseau
May 15 2013

Goat Cheese Creamed Dandelion Greens With Nectarines

Dandelion greens — yes, that very same pesky weed that messes up your perfectly manicured lawn — are detoxification powerhouses that explode with a...

Abra Pappa
May 11 2013

Raw Recipe: Delicious Detox Pesto

Detoxing doesn't have to be scary. It's about cleansing, renewing and recharging so your body can excrete toxins that don't serve you on a cellular...

Rachel Feldman
May 7 2013

Gluten-Free Recipe: Pasta With Avocado Basil Pesto

I am a major pasta lover but always shy away from ordering it at restaurants because it's never the healthiest option, and unfortunately is often...

Lindsay Levine
May 3 2013

Gluten-Free Recipe: Detoxifying 3-Herb Pesto

Bursting with flavor and fresh herbs, pesto brightens up any meal. Try drizzling it over veggies, using as a pasta sauce, spreading on pizza or...

Sara Ladd
April 17 2013

Raw Recipe: Taste Of Summer Crispy Kale Salad

This raw kale salad is inspired by the unseasonal weather we’ve been experiencing here on the Rocky Mountain Front Range. Sixty degrees and sunny....

Ina Sahaja
March 27 2013

Vegan, Gluten-Free Warm Quinoa Salad With Kale Chips

The next time you're in the mood for something that's warm, hearty and satisfying, but are still trying to keep it healthy and light, try out this...

Hillary Wright
March 22 2013

Vegan Recipe: Decadent Cheese Fries

If you’re following a vegan diet, I bet you figured your days of indulging in cheese fries were over. Wrong!

Hayley Hobson
March 5 2013

10 Superfoods In One Delicious Salad: Why Tabouli Is Such A Healthy Dish

Growing up in a Mediterranean home, I was fortunate to experience the benefits of healthy eating at an early age. I came across an article that noted...

3 Steps To Heal Eczema Naturally

If you struggle with eczema, you know that the redness, swelling, itching, dryness, crusting, flaking, and blistering can range from bothersome to...

Mary Vance
February 27 2013

Why Olive Oil Is Not As Healthy As You Think

Lets talk about oil, the biggest culprit in our industrialized food chain, since some folks still believe that sautéing in olive oil is a healthful...

Kate Murray
January 30 2013

9 Reasons You Need More Olives In Your Life

Holding an olive branch is an age-old symbol of peace, but did you know that olives themselves can calm and create peace in the nervous system?

Amber Scriven, M.S., LAc
December 18 2012