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Food & Dining Resolutions 2020!

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by gutreactions 20 days ago

We all start off strong. I will do this, or I will not do that. But we do try, don't we? What New Year's resolutions: food, dining out, eating, dieting, are you thinking for 2020? For myself, wheth...

Plates Com Tam | Seaside - Monterey Peninsula

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by Melanie Wong 7 months ago

Opened a year ago by the owners of the established Chopstix restaurant, Plates Com Tom offers a more authentic look at Vietnamese homestyle cooking. When I first saw the menu, I was dubious that th...

Healthy Meals in Minutes Recipe Cards (circa 90s ?)

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by leesa4518 4 years ago

Hello all, I recently found a set of recipe cards at a resale shop and upon inspection I noted that it did not have all of the cards. I was wondering if someone might have the full set and if you ...

Pharmacy to Farm

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

" . . . Pharmacy to Farm started as a New York City Health Department pilot program in the spring of 2017, funded by the USDA’s Farm Bill. When patients pick up their blood pressure medication at p...

Some frozen sockeye salmons taste fishier than usual?

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by borisabrams 2 months ago

Hey I have been buying wild Sockeye salmom from the local Whole Foods. The fish comes in packets of about 6 fillets. Often, the taste and smell is mild and lovely. Othertimes, the fish smells s...

Food as medicine: Massachusetts bill would give Medicaid recipients fresh food and grocery money

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

" . . . The proposed pilot program in Massachusetts would include all of the following: pre-made meals, pre-selected groceries, and money for nutritious foods. The range speaks to the various and s...

BPA - canned fish

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by borisabrams 3 months ago

Hi! I was wondering if anyone knew any stores/brands selling BPA-canned fish. I can only see Wild Planet, which seems to only be tuna. What i really want is sardines and salmon! Thanks!

Best vegan protein bars in Canada?

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by TreyY01 3 months ago

Will be travelling around Canada in the coming months and wants to know what are some healthy vegan snacks to buy? I am a picky eater and is a health addict! Did some research online and here are s...

29 Palms, Yucca Valley, Joshua Tree Options...

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by DavyLeo 12 months ago

Hey All.. Moving to the area for awhile to help family member out... Im in LA, I'm a healthy eater. Grass fed meats, wild fish, organic veggies and fruits, I know the options are limited, Can driv...

Am I the only one who doesn't eat fruit or a lot of vegetables?

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by pariscatlia 3 months ago

So please tell me I'm not the only one. Now I'm not joking, but the only fruit I eat is raisins and olives. Yes olives are a fruit surprisingly (I've done my research). And pretty much the only veg...

How America Lost Dinner

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 months ago

“... It isn’t just buying groceries and figuring out meals that apparently have become more untenable in the past several decades. The very act of feeding yourself in America has changed in fundame...

Cooking Sprouted Brown Rice

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by borisabrams 4 months ago

Hey! I just got a packet of sprouted brown rice and on the package, it says it takes 25 mins to cook but in my experience, brown rice never cooks to the package directions. How long would y...

Helping low-income women afford healthier food may have reversed a rise in childhood obesity

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

" . . . In other words, the policy changes have resulted in physically and mentally healthier children—an outcome that, after all, is central to WIC’s mission. Established as part of the Child Nutr...

What’s wrong with these greens?!

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by borisabrams 5 months ago

Hey! So I have been buying salads which have been triple washed just lunches lately. I have been storing it in the fridge at the bottom and the fridge is cold! Lately these greens have been ...

Healthy in Waikiki

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by royalmilktea 1 year ago

Hi, could anyone recommend some healthy options in Waikiki, or Honolulu, close enough that I can get there by bike? Organic, local, farm-to-table, low carb options... Last time I went to Banan, Who...

San Antonio Restaurant Recommendations

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by tomatoe 5 months ago

We are visiting from the east coast this week and would love restaurant recommendations. We will have a car so we are willing to travel for good food. Open to any type of cuisine. If it is inexpens...

How do foodies stay thin?

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by flaky_croissant 2 years ago

Ever since I started going to foodie restaurants I've gained 20 pounds, but everyone else around me seems so fit and trim. What is your secret?

Your Hummus Habit Could Be Good For The Earth

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

" . . . Some American farmers were already well on their way to embracing pulses, seeing the role they could play in improving soil health and setting the stage for better harvests of cash crops li...