How to Get Started with Vegetarian BBQ

People love to gather around the BBQ, but what do you throw on the grill if you are trying to cut down on meat consumption? Don’t worry! There are plenty of fantastic vegetarian BBQ dishes available to please everyone, be they an omnivore, vegetarian, vegan, or pescatarian! Classic Vegetarian BBQ Portobello Mushrooms The grilled Portobello more…

Recipe: Cherry Banana Dairy-Free Ice Cream

Low-fat dairy products are reliable sources of essential vitamins and minerals – but they’re not for everyone. Some people suffer from lactose intolerance, making dairy products uncomfortable to digest [1]. Also, if you’re prone to non-cystic acne, you may notice that consuming milk products can trigger breakouts [2]. No matter the reason, when you’re committed to more…

Healthy Summer Living: How to Beat the Heat

In many places, this summer has been a scorcher. Like, frying-eggs-on-the-hood-of-your-car kind of hot. If you haven’t had moments when you’re sick of sweating, feel too hot to eat, or are positive your brain cells are literally melting, congrats – either your air conditioner works, or you’ve already figured out how to keep cool and more…

Enlightened Eating

62-year-old Christie Brinkley knows a thing or two about lovely longevity, both in life and as a supermodel. In her book, Timeless Beauty (2015, Grand Central Publishing Life & Style), Brinkley says she believes one of her secrets to staying healthy and fit has been her long-standing commitment to being a vegetarian. “If you want more…

5 Reasons to Eat Watermelon

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Watermelon evokes the perfect summer day; golden sunlight, green grass, the smell of sunscreen, and the refreshing splash of the lake. From hydration to heart health, here are 5 reasons to eat watermelon at your next picnic or party, or as your new summer snack: 1. Hydration Eating a slice of watermelon is basically like more…