| Jan 21, 2012
Little bistro, huge impact. Like a different sort of miracle of the five loaves and two fishes, Chez Panisse, the landmark Berkeley restaurant, and its founder and guiding spirit, Alice Waters, have leveraged a small temple of slow, local and organic food...
| Feb 2, 2012
Ladies, do you need an excuse to tell your significant other you need a massage? Gentlemen, sick of your loved one complaining about your garlic breath? You can thank us for this blog. Because, February is Heart Health Month, and by getting a massage...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 3:05 PM
Dozens of companies are in town pushing their products at the National Products East Expo at the Baltimore Convention Center.
I took a strolll around the humongous showroom floor checking out the latest in natural foods, body products and households...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 2:17 PM
There may be an urban farm in Roanoke after all.
Just 10 months after withdrawing its proposal to create an urban farm at the former Countryside Golf Course site, the Roanoke Natural Foods Co-Op has submitted a proposal to buy nearly 18 acres of land...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 5:04 PM
The owners of a favorite local spot for nutritious foods are looking to do some urban farming in Roanoke.
The Roanoke Natural Foods Co-op has submitted a proposal to Roanoke City to purchase 17 and a half acres of land on Blue Hills driver as the site...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 1:05 AM
A soft-spoken Minnesota farmer was cleared of violating state laws for distributing raw milk on Sept. 20, a verdict advocates for such foods called their first major legal victory.
After a three-day trial and more than four hours of deliberation, a...
| Sep 30, 2012
As obesity rates soar worldwide, the antidote may seem obvious: Eat less! Move more! But the common-sense approach hasn't been terribly effective, prompting some scientists to question the simplicity of the formula.
Although personal decisions and self-...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 1:30 PM
If you're looking to eat healthier this summer, Lynchburg is giving you a way to fill your craving.
For the fifth year in a row, the Lynchburg Community Market is hosting "Green Market Wednesdays."
Low-spray plants and vegetables, and certified...
| Feb 9, 2012
It seems like all that healthy, organic food in your favorite supermarket is just way too pricey.
“The key with healthy eating is to plan and have a little creativity,” said Angela Lemond, Registered Dietitian.
With a little planning, you...
| Feb 10, 2012
| 7:01 PM
If you've every wondered why you get a full, yet not so pleasant feeling from eating Top Ramen, jelly beans and Gatorade, this video by Stefani Bardin may help explain it.
Bardin, who is working with Harvard gastroenterologist Dr. Braden Kuo, used a tiny...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 10:54 AM
The “organic” food health craze has provided a health-conscious generation with more nutritious food options.
But as it turns out, some of the foods you think are making you healthier may in fact contain a very toxic ingredient –...