| 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 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...
| 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...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 11:48 AM
Each week a nutritionist from the University of Maryland Medical Center provides a guest post. This week, Shanti Lewis, RD, CNSD, CSP, weighs in on organic food.
Should you choose the organic strawberries versus conventional ones? Both are bright and...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 7:59 AM
Campbell Soup Co., maker of canned soups and packaged cookies, is moving in a fresher and more healthful direction with its $1.55-billion purchase of Bakersfield, Calif.-based Bolthouse Farms.
Now approaching its 100th anniversary, Bolthouse was among...
| Feb 20, 2012
| 12:09 PM
Much of our food comes in contact with plastics, whether it's purchased, stored or heated that way.
Now, there's growing concern over a chemical compound found in some plastics.
Here are some facts so you can decide if the plastics surrounding your...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 11:54 AM
Newport's premiere food and entertainment festival, the Taste of Newport, celebrates 24 years at Fashion Island from Friday through Sunday.
More than 50,000 people are expected to attend the three-day party, where they will sample culinary delights...
| 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...