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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...

An Herb A Day To Keep The Dentist Away

Okay. Corny title of this article aside, I really, really hate going to the dentist. Seriously. I’ll balance on my hands, get a tenth tattoo, schedule...

Amy Jirsa
July 5 2013

How To Stop Craving Foods That Are Terrible For You

Do you crave stuff that isn't good for you, eat it anyway, then feel guilty? Do you ask yourself if you snack too much or too little?

Raquel Vasallo
July 2 2013

The 7 Best Foods To Boost Your Memory

Everyone wants a sharper memory, and as you get older it's especially important to pay attention to the foods you eat in order to preserve your...

Lisa Guy
June 20 2013

How To Wash Your Face And Remove Makeup With Oil

Did you know that you can use oil to remove makeup and wash your face? It’s true! That bottle of extra-virgin olive oil in your kitchen is about to be...

Sonnet Lauberth
June 20 2013

Vegan Recipe: Easy Stir Fry

This vegan stir fry is fast, simple, and can be modified to make it gluten free if you prefer not to use tempeh. You're going to make this a weeknight...

Pam Bilfeld
June 14 2013

Gluten-Free Recipe: The Ultimate French Toast

Have you jumped on the gluten-free bandwagon? Do you miss your favorite wheat-bearing foods? Just because you've taken this healthy step in your life...

Sarah George
June 11 2013

Brownie Recipe (And It's Grain Free!)

These grain- and gluten-free brownies are guilt free and packed with protein. You can't even tell that they're made of chickpeas, and your kids will...

Amanda Gyuran
June 9 2013

Gluten-Free Recipe: Sweet Potato Home Fries

Tired of walking away from breakfast feeling heavy and bloated? Getting bored eating the same high-carb, starchy meal? Mix it up a little with this...

Sarah George
June 7 2013

Gluten-Free Recipe: Strawberry Rhubarb Pie

June is a great time of year to get strawberries and rhubarb straight from the farmers' market. Pair their sweet and tart flavors with the fact that...

Heather Esposito
June 6 2013

Natural Products You Can Use For Cooking AND Cleaning

When I was growing up, my mom was constantly telling me not to put things in my mouth. For some reason, I thought everything was food and tried to eat...

Amy Jarosky
June 6 2013

Gluten-Free Recipe: Summer Stuffed Acorn Squash

Throwing a dinner party? This summer dish is the perfect combination of savory and sweet that is sure to please any guest!

Sarah George
May 31 2013

7 Fast & Easy Green Makeup Tips From The Pros

As an actress, I've learned some amazing beauty secrets from years of working on set with professional makeup artists, and I wanted to share them here...

Alysia Reiner
May 31 2013

Recipe: Vegan Nutella (Oh Yes!)

That’s right. I said vegan nutella. Grab a spoon, put on a chick flick and cozy up to this delicious recipe. 

Lauren Rudick
May 30 2013

Gluten-Free Recipe: Cinnamon Sugar Donuts

When I was a young kid I was diagnosed as lactose-intolerant, and was told to not consume dairy. Yeah… that didn't happen.

Heather Esposito
May 23 2013

How I Saved My Wrecked-Out Hair When Eating Well Just Wasn't Enough

I noticed in my mid-twenties that my hair just wasn’t as thick as it used to be. When I asked around, many other women told me it just part of aging....

Melissa Schollaert
May 22 2013

Vegan Recipe: Carob Chip Cookie Dough Ice Cream

When it comes to ice cream and cookies, I'm an all-you-can-eat kind of girl. According to my mother, I refused my cake for a cookie on my first...

Brittney Hiller
May 22 2013

Gluten-Free Recipe: Zucchini Ribbon Pasta & Pesto

I made this last night and it's a winner, gluten free, veggie and NO pasta; we create pasta-like ribbons with zucchini.

Camilla Thompson
May 20 2013

Raw Recipe: Carrot Cake With Creamy Lemon Icing

The simple, naked truth is that dessert can be good for you; in fact, dessert can fuel your body, nourish your nervous system, cleanse you colon and...

Olivia McFadyen
May 20 2013

Gluten-Free Recipe: Chewy Goji Berry Bars

Busy morning? Traveling? Experiencing mid-day snack cravings? That shouldn't mean you have to compromise your health. If you don't have time for a...

Sarah Diedrick
May 17 2013