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Raw Vegan Eggplant “Bacon”

Raw Vegan Eggplant “Bacon”

Being a vegan (or vegetarian) doesn’t mean you are condemned to boring breakfasts for the rest of your life. In fact, this Eggplant Bacon will have you beggin  for more! Smoked paprika and tamari add a hint of flavor reminiscent of your carnivo ...
8 Yoga Tips for Beginners

8 Yoga Tips for Beginners

By no means am I a yogi, but I do enjoy the practice, relaxation and exercise that comes along with it. It’s the perfect trifecta for your mind, body and spirit. If you are thinking about trying yoga for the first time, here are eight easy tips ...
Vegan Coconut-Peanut Pad Thai

Vegan Coconut-Peanut Pad Thai

Pad thai isn’t exactly hard to find — pick up the phone, pick up your order. But if you want a mind-blowingly delicious dish, look no further than your kitchen. This veggie-packed variation of the classic Asian fave is made with a spicy c ...
8 Ways To Celebrate Singles Awareness Day

8 Ways To Celebrate Singles Awareness Day

Tired of seeing red, plush bears, hearts and constant reminders that you’re once again single on Valentine’s Day? Me too. Rather than pout”¦turn that frown upside down and celebrate Singles Awareness Day with eight commitment-free a ...
5 Nutrients for Eye Health

5 Nutrients for Eye Health

Want to support healthy vision? Feast your eyes on these five foods–packed with plenty of nutrients to promote normal vision and eye health! ...
10 Healthy Hacks I Learned In My Twenties

10 Healthy Hacks I Learned In My Twenties

Growing up I was anything but healthy. Soda drinker, fast food consumer, microwaver-of-everything — and when it came to exercise, let’s just say I  could barely  spell the word. Over time I realized that the decisions I made here and now ...
Say “Hasta la Vista” to Shedding

Say “Hasta la Vista” to Shedding

My house is not a house. It’s actually a zoo. OK, maybe that’s a bit of an exaggeration. With four demanding felines and one sassy, cat-like canine under our roof, it sure feels like a zoo sometimes. We love all of our pets like family, b ...