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How Chia & Other Seeds Can Help With Weight Loss

How Chia & Other Seeds Can Help With Weight Loss

Remember planting seeds in a garden for the first time? It was hard to believe that those hard little objects would one day be transformed into flowers or vegetables. But something that you may not know: Seeds also can be used to enhance your health ...
Raw Pumpkin-Cranberry Crumble

Raw Pumpkin-Cranberry Crumble

Going raw is a great way to make sure you’re getting the purest, most potent nutrients from the foods you eat.  But aside from munching on a piece of whole fruit or crunching on uncooked veggies, how can you add more raw foods to your day? This ...
5 Smart Tips for a Successful Garden

5 Smart Tips for a Successful Garden

Content courtesy of Eva Rodriguez, Vitacost Category Manager It’s been almost two months since I started my container garden.  What began as a seemingly intimidating task has evolved into a relaxing activity that my husband and I now do togethe ...
How to Plant a Container Garden

How to Plant a Container Garden

Planting a garden and watching it grow is a popular “bucket list” item that happened to make it onto my “checklist of things to do before I turn 30.” In response to my impulsive and daring whim, my husband built me a garden ...
Paleo Diet Primer: Is It Right for You?

Paleo Diet Primer: Is It Right for You?

The Paleo diet is based on the theory that our bodies haven’t significantly changed since the Stone Age. As a result, advocates say  that optimal health can be achieved  by eating the foods enjoyed by the hunter-gatherer tribes who flourished d ...