Pineapple Minted Cabbage w/ Lemon Almond Pepper Dressing

Pineapple Minted Cabbage w/ Lemon Almond Pepper Dressing Time:  30 Minutes Servings: 6 10 Ingredient Recipe Naturally Vegan & Vegetarian Modified From VTimes Original Recipe Ingredients:   1 ½ cups Shelled Edamame (You can use frozen or fresh) 2 cups Red Cabbage, sliced thin 1 Bell pepper, cored, seeded, and sliced in thin strips (Any…

Eat Clean For LESS

Brought to us By VT Eat Clean for Less 10 ways to stretch your organic food dollars BY Karen Edwards Does it feel like your weekly grocery bills are approaching the national debt? Food prices are definitely on the rise, but this is no time to stop buying organic. Deborah Madison, chef and author of…

Natural Approaches to Gout

Brought to us by Dr. Weil.com Gout What is gout? Gout is a painful, arthritic condition of the joints. It usually strikes the big toes, but it can also affect the ankles, heels, knees, wrists, fingers and elbows. What are the symptoms of gout? The pain associated with gout is often sudden and intense. Joints…

Raw Pineapple Cilantro Macadamia Nut Salsa

Modified from VT original featured recipe Raw Pineapple Cilantro Macadamia Nut Salsa Time: 10 Minutes Yield: 8 Servings (9 Item Recipe) Naturally Raw, Vegan & Vegetarian Ingredients: 1 large organic pineapple, quartered ½ cup raw unsalted macadamia nuts, chopped ½ cup organic red bell pepper, diced ¼ cup organic red onion, diced 2 Tbs. organic…

Mint Tahini Pineapple Kale Tofu Wrap

Mint Tahini Pineapple Kale Tofu Wrap Brought to us by kathypatalsky Bogged down by the heavy flavors of winter, I looked to spring and sunshine for some inspiration. That inspiration came to me in the form of a plump, yellow, juicy pineapple with a feathered green stem and fragrant aroma. I added some mint, tahini…

Reducing Inflammation with Alkaline Foods

How Alkaline is Your Diet? 11 Foods to Try! Brought to us by the lovely kathypatalsky  Alkaline food Alkaline foods and their role in reducing inflammation in the body has been a hot topic in recent years. A diet rich in alkaline foods helps reduces inflammation in the body. Everyone from Dr.Oz to Oprah has…

Honey Glazed Pineapple Tofu w/ Carrots, Onions, Garlic & Jasmine Rice

Honey Glazed Tofu Triangles w/Carrots, Garlic , Onions & Jasmine Rice Time: 1 Hour 3o Minutes Yield: 4 Servings (11 Item Recipe) Naturally Vegan & Vegetarian Ingredients: 1 Package 14 oz Firm Organic Tofu 1/2 Organic Carrot, shredded 1/4 Organic White Onion, chopped rough 2 Cloves Organic Raw Garlic, diced 2 Cups Organic Jasmine Rice…

Importance of Manganese

Importance of Manganese An insufficient supply of manganese can reduce the enzyme activity that takes place within the cells, leaving you feeling very tired and fatigued.  A low supply of manganese can also create feelings of nervousness and irritability. This trace mineral is very important to aid in the detoxification of the liver, aiding the…

Pineapple Strawberry Carrot Blast

Pineapple Strawberry Carrot Blast Naturally Vegan & Vegetarian Time: 2 Minutes Yield: 1 Large Juice or 2 Small Juices (3 Item Recipe) Ingredients: 1/4 Organic Pineapple 6 Organic Strawberries 2 Large Organic Carrots Directions: Juice the following ingredients. Makes a wonderful vitamin packed juice drink.