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Beyond Rice and Wheat: Cooking With Grains

In the Western world, we have access to more varieties of food than ever before, thanks to modern methods of preservation and the ability to import from all over the globe. 556 more words



Nuts, seeds, grains, and beans are nutritional powerhouses. However, the natural agents that protect them from early germination can wreak havoc in our digestive system. Soaking and sprouting replicates germination, which activates and multiplies nutrients (particularly Vitamins A, B, and C), neutralizes enzyme inhibitors, and promotes the growth of vital digestive enzymes. 648 more words

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My Top 3 Vegan Pantry Must-Haves!

TGIF everybody! I’m so glad it’s finally Friday. It means I get to sleep for as long as I desire, watch as many vegan youtube videos as I want and try out as many new vegan recipes as I wish. 824 more words

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Lunch box Hero

Packing lunches for my kids is a bit of a nightmare.  In fact, stressing about packing lunch boxes is a common theme for most parents.  I even found a… 156 more words

Study: Whole Grain 'Cereal Fibers' May Help People Live Longer

BOSTON (CBS Connecticut) – Parts of whole grains called “cereal fiber” may help reduce the risk of diseases and early death, a new study finds. 377 more words

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The Difference between Whole and Refined Grains

Ernest Barbella has over 50 years of experience in the food industry. With an in-depth understanding of the grocery business in particular, Ernest Barbella is highly knowledgably about a multitude of products sold in grocery stores, including those derived from grains. 182 more words

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Spring Asparagus & Pea Farro Bowl

Spring is finally here! I can’t wait for all the great produce that will be available at the greenmarkets soon so here’s a new recipe to welcome spring :) 311 more words