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  • La Michoanaca Meat Market Surprise Finds
    La Michoanaca Meat Market on NW Military Highway Open for Thanksgiving Day
    La Michoanaca Meat Market on NW Military Highway Open for Thanksgiving Day and My Surprise FindsLa Michoanaca Meat Market sits at 2341 NW Military Highway, San Antonio, TX 78231. The first time I visited I was thrilled to discover the tuna verde,...
  • Christmas
    Groups Plan Christmas Party to Benefit Animals
    MILWAUKEE, Wis. - Three prominent animal advocacy organizations are joining together this holiday season to host a Christmas party in an effort to raise funds for local animal rescue programs. Global Conservation Group, Citizens United for Animals...
  • Roasted pumpkin hummus with sugared pumpkin seeds
    "Must have for the holidays" roasted pumpkin hummus with sugared pumpkin seeds
    It is officially food and drink season! There will be no shortage of parties and festivities, so be sure you are the one that comes with the rockstar dish! Today's recipe is provided by Holly and her blog From My Impossibly Tiny Kitchen. Her...
  • Healthy and creamy vegetable mash
    Healthy and creamy vegetable mash: Bring pumpkin & cauliflower to a new level
    Tired of candied of mashed, steamed, baked or candied sweet potatoes or yams? Try a new root vegetable combination that is just as amazing. A creamy and spicy dish that will delight the curious and critics who are dining with you. Pumpkin and...
  • Veggie Chili
    Vegetarian Chili with potatoes and sharp cheddar
    Vegetarian chili is a great family choice for dinner this time of year. As the weather cools off, a hot pot of chili is always a favorite. Full of fiber and lycopene-filled tomatoes, this chili is quite a healthy choice for the whole family....
  • Experts credit vegetarian diets to accelerated weight loss for some people
    A study proves that plant-based diets are a healthy way to shed weight
    It is that time of year again. People are starting to make New Year’s Resolutions. According to Inquisitr on Nov. 21, losing weight is one of the most popular goals. A new study claims that to lose weight more quickly; it is recommended...
  • Dena's Fuel for Fitness Raw and Vegan Vege Chips
    Express lane, 10 items or less: Dena's Fuel For Fitness raw and vegan vege chips
    Who has time to read food labels? One of the reasons I became a vegetarian is because I got tired and disgusted of reading labels with things I couldn't even pronounce. Seriously, what the hell is formaldehyde and why would it be good for me...
  • POM-glazed Kabocha squash by Chef Josiah Citrin
    "Must have for the holidays" POM-glazed Kabocha squash
    The holidays are upon us and there is no shortage of great tasting and exciting dishes. Most of us are up to our ears in pumpkin and spice. However, you want to make sure this "must have dish for the holidays" makes the cut. What better...
  • Fall panzanella salad
    A fabulously fresh and easy Fall panzanella salad
    I am an absolute sucker for panzanella salad. I made them for almost an entire month over the summer. I couldn't get enough. My husband and daughter weren't too far behind me in the "addiction" line. They are so easy to make and...
  • Nielsen Massey
    Gloriously golden squash bisque
    Meatless Monday for vegetarian foodies features recipes that elevate the “dining at home” experience. A weekly feast for your eyes, Mondays won’t be the same once you get a hold of these savory and seasonal dishes. Invite a...
  • A salad dressing that just bursts in your mouth with many different flavors
    A salad dressing that just bursts in your mouth with many different flavors
    Many dressings for salads are prepared first with a mayonnaise base. This ingredient packs on the calories. By omitting that one ingredient and adding some that bring out a little sweetness, tartness and spicy flavors - creates a whole new mixture...
  • Breadless potato kale gratin
    Recipe: Potato kale gratin without bread
    Kale has been "in" for a while but some may not know that it is a winter vegetable that thrives in cold temperatures. That makes it a great additon to your winter season's (or any season's!) meals. This gratin does not come with...
  • Pasta Primavera
    Veggie Spaghetti aka Pasta Primavera
    My four year old loves watching the animated television show "Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood" every morning on PBS. I like the show because it encourages the characters to try new things and to keep an open mind. That's something my...
  • Westside SC New leaf classroom
    Two fun holiday events at Westside Santa Cruz New Leaf
    Organic, Santa Cruz-based New Leaf Community Markets offers lots of events every month. Here are details for a couple holiday-themed ones coming up soon at the Westside location. One is a combination cooking class/social event this Friday night,...
  • Roasted pumpkin salad from Michael's Genuine at Camana Bay in Grand Cayman
    Roasted pumpkin salad from Michael's Genuine at Camana Bay in Grand Cayman
    Who says salads are just for Summer? A warm salad could be just what the doctor ordered for a cool Fall day or chilly Winter night. Soups shouldn't get all the attention this Winter. There are plenty of fresh, seasonal Winter salads that are...