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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 ...
Spicy Spaghetti “Squashta”

Spicy Spaghetti “Squashta”

It’s not pasta, it’s “squashta”! Try this easy method for creating veggie noodles from baked spaghetti squash (all you need is a fork!). Top with a mixture of sauteed spinach, sundried tomatoes, fresh herbs and pine nuts̶ ...
Lemon-Basil Grilled Zucchini

Lemon-Basil Grilled Zucchini

Is your garden teeming with zucchini? A quick-growing summer squash, zucchini appears in abundance this time of year, giving you basketfuls of a versatile veggie to cook or bake with. Put your homegrown harvest to good use with this quick-and-easy, 5 ...
Planning a Paleo Picnic

Planning a Paleo Picnic

A red and white checked cloth, a wicker basket and”¦wait a second. What are you going to pack for your picnic now that the cheese and crackers you used to snack on before your meal, as well as the deli sandwiches and coleslaw that were your mai ...
Fresh Garden Veggie Omelet

Fresh Garden Veggie Omelet

When you’re trying to lose weight, skipping breakfast might seem like the right shortcut to shed pounds. Just a few hours “˜til lunch””you can make it, right? But missing the most important meal of the day makes it more likely you&# ...
Are You Making Paleo Diet Mistakes?

Are You Making Paleo Diet Mistakes?

If you think you’re following the Paleo diet but aren’t seeing the results or improved health benefits you’d expected, you may have fallen into one of several very common not-so-Paleo habits. Take a look at these mistakes people oft ...
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 ...