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This Nutrition Trend Might Bug You: Edible Insects

This Nutrition Trend Might Bug You: Edible Insects

Nothing outlandish appears on the National Restaurant Association’s list of the 20 top food trends in 2015. It’s peppered with items like locally grown produce, gluten-free cuisine and artisan cheese. But if you check out restaurant consulting firm B ...
Carrot Cake Protein Smoothie

Carrot Cake Protein Smoothie

Have your cake—but don’t eat it, drink it. You’ll save yourself from a sugar crash, a bunch of extra calories and fat and the guilty feeling that comes with one too many forkfuls of a decadent dessert. This smoothie boasts bakery flavor but is made w ...
Sprouted Pumpkin Seed Butter Spread

Sprouted Pumpkin Seed Butter Spread

Almond, peanut, hazelnut, cashew—you’re nuts about nut butters, no matter which way they’re spread (or spooned!). But why limit that rich, creamy, nutritious experience to one plant food category? Seeds, like nuts, can be blended into a smooth, spoon ...
How to Choose the Right Protein Powder for You

How to Choose the Right Protein Powder for You

Having a protein shake is supposed to be a quick, mindless way to get the nutrients your body needs. Yet, somehow, finding the right protein powder to shake is a testament to not only your nutrition knowledge but your patience, as well. Sorting throu ...
Top 10 Post-Workout Tips From a Trainer

Top 10 Post-Workout Tips From a Trainer

You survived a tough workout. Now what? As much as you might feel like collapsing on the couch and not moving for hours, or splurging on a slice of chocolate cake to reward yourself, there are more important things that need to be done. The post-work ...
Chocolate-Peanut Butter Protein Ice Cream

Chocolate-Peanut Butter Protein Ice Cream

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream. I assume that little ditty is referring to the piercing shrills that issue forth from our mouths when reading the nutrition facts on a carton of ice cream. The label is riddled with obscene amounts o ...