Drink

How to Store Wine So It Lasts

How to Store Wine So It Lasts

Published on July 31st, 2014 | by Guest Contributor

Did you pick up a special bottle of vino, but you're not ready to pop it open yet? Here's how to store wine so it ages well instead of turning to vinegar... Read More


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Meatless Monday

Meatless Monday: Meet Your Mates

Published on July 31st, 2014 | by Mary Gerush

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We just embraced the meatless Monday concept. With that on my mind, I wondered why there aren't themes for other weeknights. So my wheels started turning... Read More


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oats

9 Effective Uses for Oatmeal that Go Beyond the Cereal Bowl

Published on July 30th, 2014 | by Jill Ettinger

We all (hopefully!) know by now that oatmeal is good food. It’s loaded with heart healthy fiber and beta glucan, the polysaccharide that has a multitude of benefits to our body. Oats are also a source of omega fatty acids, vitamins, minerals and avenanthramides, antioxidants that promote circulation.But guess what? Oatmeal can do lots of other things. Intrigued? Here are 9 uses for oatmeal that go beyond breakfast... Read More


Food Safety

Trader Joe's

Costco, Trader Joe’s Fruit Recall

Published on July 29th, 2014 | by Jennifer Kaplan

A massive fruit recall from one California producer includes fresh peaches, plums, nectarines, and pluots that it shipped to retailers including Costco and Trader Joe’s in June and July. Last week Trader Joe’s issued a recall [&hellip... Read More


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Thoughts on Vegan Masculinity

Thoughts on Vegan Masculinity

Published on July 29th, 2014 | by Justin Van Kleeck

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I have been a vegan for over 15 years. I have been a man for over 35 years. When I went vegan, I never felt particularly troubled as a man by the decision to stop eating meat and other animal products. I was aware of the caricature of vegetarians in popular culture, which attaches femininity (which is “bad”) to any and all things “veg,” but my process of going vegan was very simple: Could I continue living in a way that did, or even could, cause harm and suffering to other beings... Read More


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