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Recipe: Acorn squash stuffed with apple-almond-cherry basmati pilaf

Mollie Katzen | November 9, 09 at 07:50 PM

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Recipe: Acorn squash stuffed with apple-almond-cherry basmati pilaf

Adapted from Mollie Katzen's latest cookbook, "Get Cooking: 150 Simple Recipes to Get You Started in the Kitchen" (HarperStudio, $24.99. Acorn squash stuffed with apple-almond-cherry basmati pilaf Prep: 30 minutes Cook: 50 minutes Makes: 4 servings Adapted from "Get Cooking:...

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Recipe: Vegan Sweet Potato Pie

VEGSOURCE.COM | SABRINA NELSON | November 9, 09 at 07:40 PM

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Recipe: Vegan Sweet Potato Pie

2 cups cooked sweet potatoes1 cup soymilk1/2 cup maple syrup 3 Tbsp oil1/4 cup cornstarch1/2 tsp salt1/4 tsp nutmeg1/4 tsp powdered ginger1/4 tsp powdered cloves1 tsp cinnamon 1 tsp vanilla Mash or blend sweet potatoes in food processor. Add remaining...

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Recipe: Thanksgiving Celebration Pie of Autumn Vegetables

SEATTLETIMES.COM | Lynn Rossetto Kasper | November 9, 09 at 07:32 PM

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Recipe: Thanksgiving Celebration Pie of Autumn Vegetables

Makes 8 servings, doubles easilySee crust recipe belowVegetables:3 medium onions, cut into six chunks each3 small unpeeled red-skin potatoes, halved1 medium rutabaga or large turnip, peeled and cut into 1/2-inch-thick pieces1 large washed, unpeeled yam, cut into 1-inch chunks1 pound...

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Vegan Brunch (book review)

Gail Davis | November 9, 09 at 10:27 AM

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Vegan Brunch (book review)

Review of: Vegan Brunchby Isa Chandra MoskowitzDa Capo Press, Philadelphia 2009240 pages, $19.95 (paper) Reviewed by Gail DavisI tried to find a bad recipe in this book, I really did. I couldn't even find a mediocre one. But that should come...

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Communal holiday feasts to fit all diets

sfgate.com | Katherine Seligman | November 6, 09 at 03:31 AM

Communal holiday feasts to fit all diets

Chaya Ryvka Diehl, a raw food private chef and kitchen supervisor for Cafe Gratitude, often brings an uncooked dessert to holiday meals and impresses even the carnivores. She never flaunts her diet, though it can prompt a lively discussion. "Sometimes...

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Top Seven Deadly Foods: Chocolate-Covered Bacon?

ABCNews.com | November 5, 09 at 08:39 PM

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Top Seven Deadly Foods: Chocolate-Covered Bacon?

A hot dog on a stick -- encrusted in French Fries? Or, perhaps, a peanut butter, banana and bacon donut? Do these offerings sound tasty, or just too ridiculous? Regardless, they're just a couple of the creations that define what...

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Pancreatic Cancer Prevention: Go Veg

Dole.com | November 5, 09 at 07:25 PM

Pancreatic Cancer Prevention: Go Veg

More Fruit, Veggies, Less Sugar, Red Meat The recent loss of beloved actor Patrick Swayze to pancreatic cancer at age 57 is a sad but compelling prologue to  November's Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month. Swayze lived a year and a half...

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There Are NO Bad Foods!

VegSource | Jeff Nelson | November 5, 09 at 05:07 AM

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There Are NO Bad Foods!

While coming back from an EarthSave board meeting recently, I was reading the SouthWest Airlines inflight, airfluff magazine and came across an article called "Worth Its Salt." The article discussed the dangers of the excess sodium most people eat, noting...

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Great Pumpkin Soup

Marie Oser | November 5, 09 at 03:08 AM

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Great Pumpkin Soup

Yukon Gold potatoes and canned pumpkin add rich texture to this easy soup. 8 Servings 2 tsp. olive oil 1/4 tsp. crushed red pepper 1 medium yellow onion, chopped 2 Tbsp. grated fresh gingerroot 1 stalk celery, with tops, chopped...

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Were Low Fat Diets a Failure? (VIDEO)

November 4, 09 at 07:53 AM

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Were Low Fat Diets a Failure? (VIDEO)

LIGHTEN UP - Weighing In On the Weight DebateHigh protein diets became popular because the low fat diet everyone went on in the 1980's was such a miserable failure.At least that's the conventional wisdom used to sell Atkins, South Beach...

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'Skinny Bitch' Authors' New Goal: Making Men Buff (book review)

New York Times | MOTOKO RICH | September 11, 09 at 10:42 PM

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'Skinny Bitch' Authors' New Goal: Making Men Buff (book review)

Can the sassy, foul-mouthed, hectoring tone that prompted millions of women to buy "Skinny Bitch" work for men?In an effort to capture the other gender with their best-selling diet book franchise, Rory Freedman and Kim Barnouin, the authors of "Skinny...

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Vegan Soul Kitchen (book review)

Review by Gail Davis | September 11, 09 at 10:24 PM

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Vegan Soul Kitchen (book review)

Da Capo Press, Philadelphia 2009223 pages, $18.95 (paper)Reviewed by Gail Davis In his new book, Vegan Soul Kitchen eco-chef, food justice activist, and author Bryant Terry reminds readers that long "before the industrialization of food in the United States, African...

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Very Vegetarian

Jannequin Bennett | November 5, 05 at 11:25 PM

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Very Vegetarian

Introduction by Carl LewisCan a world-class athlete get enough protein from a vegetarian diet to compete? I've found that a person does not need protein from meat to be a successful athlete. In fact, my best year of track competition...

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Super Eight Foods

VegSource.com | Jeff Nelson | October 5, 04 at 08:20 AM

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Super Eight Foods

Over the last twenty years, a staggering body of scientific evidence has emerged showing that certain compounds in food can provide significant protection against heart disease, toxicity, and cancer. What you eat can add many years to your life by...

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Hemp is Good for You

Gail Davis | November 6, 03 at 05:25 PM

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A Brief Guide to Deliciously Nutritious Hempfoods Putting aside all of the political lunacy which prohibits the present-day cultivation of industrial hemp in the United States, hemp is known by many worldwide as "nature's perfect food." Despite the fact that...

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Making Sense of Fats and Oils

Brenda Davis, R.D. | July 26, 02 at 12:42 AM

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For healthy vegetarians, cutting down too much on wholesome, high-fat plant foods poses several problems. QUESTION: What are the best fats and oils for vegetarians and vegans, and is it always better to follow a low fat diet? BRENDA DAVIS:...

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