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7 Wellness Trends To Watch In 2013

What an amazing time to be in wellness! We're in the initial stages of a giant shift in the way health is perceived globally.

Jason Wachob
December 26 2012

Vegan Farro Risotto with Lemon & Cashew Cream

I have seen farro risotto on restaurant menus but have never ordered it even though I love farro and risotto. I am a junky that derives pure pleasure...

Julie Wilcox
September 28 2012

Why Fast Food Is Addictive: Ronald McDonald and The 6 Tastes of Ayurveda

Over the past 50-60 years, our American culture has slowly become out of balance with nature. With the speed of technology and the crazy, intense pace...

Hayley Hobson
September 11 2012

Exclusive Interview with Jordana Brewster

Jordana Brewster, star of the new Dallas as well as The Fast and the Furious series of films, talked with me about how she handles stress: by forming...

Jason Wachob
August 6 2012

10 Tips for Going Vegan, Staying Vegan & Thriving

Veganism is about opening your heart and mind to care more for animals, the environment and your own body. But how do you get there? How do you make...

Katie Gillespie
June 13 2012

Food Portion Size Is Ridiculous (Infographic)

Did you know that the average restaurant meal is more than four times larger than it was in the 1950s! Check out this mind-blowing infographic on...

Jason Wachob
May 31 2012

Sugar Can Make You Dumb

In addition to these mind-blowing facts about sugar, a new study says that sugar can make you dumb.

Jason Wachob
May 16 2012

5 Tips for Ordering Vegan at a Restaurant

Oh, the joys of being a “special” eater. Shopping for groceries as a vegan is one thing, but try ordering something at a restaurant that’s not cooked...

Mara Tyler
April 27 2012

Disturbing Facts About Happy Meals (Infographic)

Maybe reach for some vegetables instead.

February 28 2012

15 Healthiest Airports in America

Eating healthy when you're traveling isn't always easy. But it's getting easier at airports across the country. Can you guess which airport is the...

January 6 2012

Starbucks Looking into Adding Juice Bars

It appears our prediction of a global juice boom is taking hold. Is Starbucks exploring the possibility of getting into the juice bar business? Eater...

October 13 2011

Yoga and Dinner at Ubuntu in Downtown Napa

Michelin rated restaurants should be held in high regard so I hesitated as I entered Ubuntu, the acclaimed vegetarian restaurant / yoga studio,...

Heather Rodde Akuiyibo
September 9 2011

Luscious Summer Smoothie

I just returned from Portland, Oregon. It's home to one of my favorite restaurants ever -- Prasad. I ogled the menu and walked away in love with this...

Kathryn Budig
July 19 2011

American Dudes & Fast Food (Infographic)

Did you know that 59 percent of adult males eat at fast food restaurants regularly? That's just one of the many interesting facts in this eye-opening...

June 13 2011

Healthy & Green Food Guide to Berlin

When someone asks about our recent vacation to Berlin, the first thing I share is how inspirationally green the German capital city is. From the...

Colleen Wachob
September 29 2010

Q & A with Jennifer Rubell: The Vegetable Butcher

In Mario Batali's just-opened 50,000 square foot homage to Italian cuisine, Eataly, it’s not the paninoteca, the pasticceria or the Lavazza coffee...

Colleen Wachob
September 14 2010

Inside Alice Waters' Kitchen (Image)

Alice Waters is an award-winning chef, organic food pioneer, and owner of Berkeley's famous Chez Panisse Restaurant. Ever wondered what's in her...

September 9 2010

Q & A with Chef Dan Kluger of NYC's ABC Kitchen

Q & A with Chef Dan Kluger talking about his his fateful meeting with Jean Georges, the trend of veggies, his must-haves on the menu, and even his...

Jason Wachob
September 8 2010