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When winter temperatures hit, many grocery stores have to source their salad greens from warmer climates thousands of miles away. But now, thanks to local company PodPonics, local greens are available year-round. The company’s Lettuce Buy Local products are grown … Continue reading

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Chef Megan McCarthy, a healthy lifestyle consultant and the Edible Garden Chef at Atlanta Botanical Garden, loves to share fast, fresh ways to enjoy local, seasonable produce. When the temperature drops and you crave warming, nurturing foods, Chef McCarthy recommends … Continue reading

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After the heavy food of the holidays, you may feel the need to balance your belly back out. Probiotics are a great way to promote healthy digestion, and they can be found in kombucha, a fermented tea. This drink packs … Continue reading

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Does your holiday party really need another calorie-dense casserole? Try this fall salad idea from local produce delivery company Nature’s Garden Express. This easy dish features cranberries, blue cheese and roasted pears with dashes of cinnamon and brown sugar. With … Continue reading

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This classic dessert comes from local dietitian, food journalist and author Carolyn O’Neil’s latest work, “The Slim Down South Cookbook.” She has given these bars a trendy twist with a sprinkle of kosher salt – a simple addition that can … Continue reading

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 A nutritious, savory snack can be hard to find, especially if you’re looking for one that’s gluten-free, non-GMO and still hearty. STRONG & KIND Bars, the newest additions to KIND Snacks’ offerings, solves that problem. Their new bars contain 10 … Continue reading

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At six o’clock on a weekday evening, the fast food chains on your drive home may tempt you with their convenience. Christophe’s To Go offers an option that is just as simple and affordable, but much better for you. Born … Continue reading

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September often brings with it s case of the sniffles, or worse, the flu. It’s hard to do much for a sick kid off at college or a friend in another state, but Spoonful of Comfort is making it easier. … Continue reading

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Gazpacho is basically a liquid salad consisting of finely diced, super fresh vegetables and tomato juice served as a cold soup. Made with vine-ripe tomatoes, bell peppers, cucumbers, garlic, olive oil and a splash of good vinegar, this delicious soup … Continue reading

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No MSG here! With the new restaurant arrival Doc Chey’s Dragon Bowl, “Chinese take-out night” is now a healthy option for you and your family. The restaurant offers bowls piled high with seasonal vegetables and adventurous ingredients inspired by Chinese, … Continue reading

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