| Oct 13, 2012
| 10:29 PM
In most public policy debates, everyone favors “science” until science begins to favor one side over the other. When that occurs science, suddenly, isn’t so hallowed and name-calling soon takes over.
Rare, however, is the instance...
| May 5, 2012
Most of us are too plump and are overly fond of snacks, fast food — and food in general. So why did two lean young women who dine on smoothies and organic fruits and vegetables (how unimpeachable does that sound) seek help cleaning up their act?...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 4:13 PM
While Vic prepared for class one day last week, I transplanted some strawberry and bell pepper plants into one of my three raised garden beds. Then I watered my vegetable garden with a watering can, using stored rainwater from our rain barrels.
| May 1, 2012
| 1:55 AM
PHL 17's Ashley Johnson "Gets It Right, Gets It Tight" at the Fusion Cross Training studio in Center City. She works with Trainer Juliet Burgh on both exercising and learning about proper nutrition. The studio is known for their heart, muscle and mind...
| May 14, 2012
| 11:13 AM
1) Whole Foods Market
With a name like Whole Foods, you might expect an emphasis on, well, whole, natural products. And it couldn't be more true. "We believe a lot in local. We also have our 'Health Starts Here' program. That's definitely a...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 6:48 AM
ALSEA, Ore. - Paco is a miniature Sicilian donkey - one of many endearing souls guests encounter when staying overnight at Leaping Lamb Farm, in Alsea.
"Farm stays," as they're called, are popping up at a growing number of farms, ranches and vineyards in...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 1:05 AM
In most public policy debates everyone favors “science” until science begins to favor one side over the other. When that occurs science, suddenly, isn't so hallowed and name-calling soon takes over.
Rare, however, is the instance when an apparent winner...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 9:09 AM
Let's face it, there's nothing like a good grocery war to bring down prices. It often happens when grocers within close proximity of each other are in direct competition to win your patronage.
And, lucky for us, it looks like at least two wars may be...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 9:55 AM
Parents who feed their kids an organic diet may not be giving them the health advantage they think.
There is no evidence eating organic foods cuts back on the risk of disease over the long-run, the American Academy of Pediatrics said in a report this...
| Jun 10, 2012
| 12:24 AM
El Centro resident Cynthia Rivera had always been interested in gardening, but never really knew how to start.
“But I think this will help me,” Rivera said about the fruit tree planting workshop held at the El Centro Community Garden on...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 11:40 AM
We love the beach for many reasons. Among them is the food. When you think Ocean City food staples, you think Thrasher's french fries, Dumser's ice cream and Fisher's caramel popcorn. Those places are great and delicious. But for being surrounded by...