51 Items Tagged

olive oil

6 Great Reasons To Fall In Love With Olive Oil

As a top importer of the world’s olive oil, the United States has a serious passion for this popular salad topper. America’s olive oil consumption has...

Austin Perlmutter, M.D.
March 11 2014

Is There Such A Thing As Too Much Good Fat?

Olive oil has become a universal sign of fine dining. The waiter brings a basket of freshly baked bread, places a dish on the table, and with a...

Joel Kahn, M.D.
March 4 2014

Zesty Quinoa Salad With Black Beans & Cilantro

I love protein-packed quinoa, but it's often a bit too bland for my bodacious mouth. This recipe helped give it a kick in the bland butt. Try it out...

Brittney Hiller
February 4 2014

If You Only Improve Your Diet In One Way, Do This

Articles abound instructing you to drop just one thing from your diet: Ditch the wheat! Stop eating meat! No more sugar! Make this one change and your...

Ruth Almon
January 31 2014

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...

7 Tips To Make & Eat Simple, Delicious Meals

I’ve been cooking since I was about 10 years old — maybe younger. It’s second nature to me: simple, instinctual. I like to get fancy, but it’s totally...

Lula Brown
June 21 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: 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

You Don't Have To Escape To Feel Alive

I wonder how many things we miss because we feel we have seen it before or simply because we are looking at the wrong things to wake us up?

Jennifer Pastiloff
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