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Healthy Cooking with your Kids

Healthy Cooking with your Kids

Today is Food Day! Speaking of food, your kids would probably rather eat mozzarella sticks than spinach, right?  That’s certainly no surprise. But there is one easy (and fun!) way to get them on board with healthy eating. Invite them into the k ...
Mock Mashed Potatoes

Mock Mashed Potatoes

Shhhh…keep it a secret! Your family will never know their spuds have been swapped out for a healthier veggie in this clever recipe for Mock Mashed Potatoes. The star of this creamy side dish? Cauliflower! ...
5 Fun Ways to Use Pumpkin

5 Fun Ways to Use Pumpkin

It’s fall, which means you can’t turn a corner without seeing pumpkins – both fresh and canned. But aside from carving a scary face and baking up a delicious pie, what else can you do with this bulbous, bright orange vegetable? Glad ...
New Diet? We’re Here to Help.

New Diet? We’re Here to Help.

Do your eating habits need a makeover? Are you looking for a way to manage your weight, naturally? Whatever your reasons for starting a new diet, don’t go at it alone – Vitacost.com has all the tools, accessories, products and advice you ...
Relish Those Green Tomatoes

Relish Those Green Tomatoes

Every year, my small vegetable garden produces far more tomatoes than I can possibly use. As the season wanes, an abundance of green tomatoes forlornly hangs on the vine looking for enough sun to turn them into red jewels. I’ve begun searching ...
Shake it Up, Baby

Shake it Up, Baby

One of the things I love best about summer is the availability of fresh fruit. It’s a great addition to my protein shakes, making them light and refreshing. For summer shakes, I usually stick with a vanilla-based protein powder (I like Gaspari ...