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Zesty Green Beans

Zesty Green Beans

A pile of tender-crisp, steamed green beans  makes the perfect side dish  for just about any main course. Give yours a citrusy twist with a splash of sweet, tangy orange and lemon juices, plus  a  zesty kick  from freshly ground black pepper and natu ...
Curb Your Cravings with Kale Chips

Curb Your Cravings with Kale Chips

I love chips. Lentil chips, potato chips, veggie chips, tortilla chips – it doesn’t matter, as long as it’s in crunchy, salty and within arm’s reach. But lately, I’ve discovered a healthier way to curb those chip craving ...
Creamy Coffee-Coconut Smoothie

Creamy Coffee-Coconut Smoothie

Just when you thought a cup of your favorite coffee couldn’t get any better””imagine it chilled, blended with vanilla frozen yogurt and given a tropical twist with coconut flakes! Try this dessert-worthy smoothie with Vitacost’s new ...
How to Make Your Own Yogurt in 6 Easy Steps

How to Make Your Own Yogurt in 6 Easy Steps

How many little plastic tubs of yogurt do your kids eat every week? Three? Five? More? While certainly convenient””and nutritious””the packaging is wasteful (if you don’t rinse and recycle), and you may encounter unwanted ingredient ...
5 Super-Speedy Breakfast Shortcuts

5 Super-Speedy Breakfast Shortcuts

Whether you’re trying to get something healthy into your kids’ bellies before they dash out the door to catch the school bus, or you’re attempting to feed your baby/pack his bag for daycare/take a conference call/flat-iron your hair ...
Spicy Almond Green Smoothie

Spicy Almond Green Smoothie

Sweet smoothies hit the spot–most of the time. But if you’re craving something with a little more “kick,” try sipping this spicy drink instead. Greens and seeds come together with creamy almond butter and a dash of chipotle p ...
Simple Gourmet Chicken Salad

Simple Gourmet Chicken Salad

Have chicken left over from last night’s dinner? Turn it into today’s healthy lunch with a light chicken salad, eaten as is or tucked into a pita for a quick grab-and-go sandwich. Crunchy celery, diced apples and sweet, cool grapes create ...