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We Ordered All Of Our Groceries From Bed And Here’s What Happened

Filling our refrigerator and pantry from bed proved to as easy as ordering a movie on Netflix…


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Bring The Farmer’s Market To You Via Jet.com

Why Jet.com is our new go-to resource for stocking up our picnic baskets, pantries and…


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A (Naturally) Sweet Deal

Score a Free Jar of Raw Honey from Thrive Market

When it comes to honey, we’re not shy about our preferences: We like it raw. It…


Raw Bar: 7 Healthier Snack Bars

Our favorite energy bars may be free of GMOs and gluten, but they are filled with flavor

What’s organic, raw, non-GMO, gluten-free, soy-free, dairy-free, wheat-free, trans fat-free…


6 Moovelous Non-Dairy Milks

Lactose-free or not a fan of cow's milk? Here are some good substitutes to try

Lactose-intolerant? Trying to reduce dairy in your diet? Try our go-to non-dairy milks…


What is Stevia?

We aren't going to sugar-coat it—stevia is a good sweetening option

What is stevia? Get the facts, and compare several brands, here…


Oil Up

Striking oil from your diet? No need—just use one of these 3 healthy varieties

If you’re confused by all the oils in the supermarket aisle, you’re not alone. Get…


These Teas are Toxin-Free

Could your tea be steeped in something toxic? Yes—unless you choose the right type

Ever wonder what’s inside your teabag? Discover these better-for-you brands…


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Free Coconut Oil

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If your coconut oil lust rivals ours, you’re going to want to grab this chance to…


The Pocket Greenmarket

Market watch with this new GrowNYC app

Love the Union Square Greenmarket? A new app offers a daily map of the market’s vendors…


Candy Crush

Vegan candy, delivered in NYC

Kimberly Silver always had a sweet tooth. But a degree from The Institute for Integrative Nutrition and…


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The Amazon's newest superfood, macambo

Quinoa, maca, cacao, lucuma, camu-camu…and now macambo, the new Amazonian superfood you need to try…


Sauce and Effect

Our picks for better-for-you ketchup

We’re loving the healthier ketchup varieties from True Made Foods and Hatchup…


One-Stop Shop

Haggen, with its natural brands and local farmers and producers, has arrived in Los Angeles

Haggen, a grocery chain with a long history of commitment to organic offerings, natural brands and local…


Vegan Cheese, Please

Los Angeles is having an artisanal vegan cheese movement—who knew?

ive years ago, chef Youssef Fakhouri decided to sequester himself in his West Hollywood home kitchen with…


Healthy Camaraderie

The epitome of wellness, all under one sunlight roof

The Springs is your one-stop center to eat raw, drink juice, practice yoga and visit a…


Healthy Swag

The joyous holiday season can be even merrier when you give gifts that promote health and sustainability…


The gift list

We’ve made gift shopping easy this year…


The great eight

Cozy up with our guide to gifting a whole lot of good…


Thriving over surviving

The new online market that's blown our minds

Try Thrive Market, your one-stop source for the best grocery items…


Sea the difference

We’re loving Urban Sproule’s artisan sea salt…


Home Shopping Network

These delivery services take the chore out of grocery shopping

We’re big fans of sitting down for a great meal. But all that darting around town…


Water, Water Everywhere

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Try This Organic Icelandic Treat!

Look out, Greek yogurt: there’s a new, protein-rich organic yogurt in town…


Whoo Has the Best Holiday Cocktail? Try Owl’s Brew

Want a holiday cocktail mixer that’s free of artificial anything? Try this one…with a surprising…


Clean Plates’ 2013 Gift Guide

Need a great gift? Each item in our 2013 gift guide can help make the holidays happier…


This Coffee is Mold-Free

Could your coffee contain mold? Check out this boutique roaster for mold-free, toxin-free beans…


Hate Rinsing Quinoa? Try Kañiwa

Which grain is gluten-free, has as much or more protein than quinoa, and doesn’t have…


Worth Their Salt: s.a.l.t. sisters

Is your salt worth its salt? Discover s.a.l.t. sisters’ nutrient-filled, unrefined sea salts…


Have You Tried Amaranth?

This whole grain is packed with protein

This ancient grain is gluten-free, and it’s a complete protein. Discover amaranth…


Super Spice: 5 Surprising Uses for Turmeric

How to get this spice into your diet

A certain spice in your pantry may ward off inflammation, certain cancers, and even fight depression as…


7 Gluten-Free Items that are Great for You

Not all gluten-free items are created equal. Check our list for the best ones…


Put a Moringa on It

Have you heard about the latest superfood? Discover moringa—and some tasty bites that contain it…


The New “Sugar”: Monk Fruit

This one is sweet

Maybe it’s time to try Monk Fruit, and discover why it’s being called sugar’s…


The Foods You Should Buy Organic…to Avoid Obesogens

The name may be funny but the facts are not

Could chemicals called “obesogens” be making you fat? Find out which healthy foods contain them, and how…


5 Food Freebies

Grab these online freebies that will kick-start your journey to a cleaner diet…


Food Talk: Jil Larsen of Magic Mix Juicery

Magic Mix Juicery founder Jil Larsen used to suffer from melasma, a skin condition that caused dark…


Dear Clean Plates: What is Brominated Vegetable Oil?

And why was it in sports drinks?

A certain chemical was just removed from Gatorade. What is it, and why was it there in…


Dear Clean Plates: Is the “Color Added” to Farmed Salmon Unsafe?

The benefits of wild vs. farmed salmon

Ever noticed the words “color added” beside the salmon at your supermarket? Find out what that means…


Dear Clean Plates: What is Erythritol?

Read our answer here!

Dear Clean Plates, I’ve seen something called “erythritol” on the labels of sodas and new foods…


Love Bites

Do you know what’s really inside that pretty red box? Here are four healthier sweets to…


Will the Real Wasabi Please Stand Up?

The wasabi you know and love may not be what you think…


Dear Clean Plates: Why Do I Get MSG Reactions from MSG-Free Food?

Is there MSG hiding in your food? You might be surprised. Here are some secret ingredients to…


Finnish Fare: Nordic Breads

A staple of the Stone Age, a venerated foodstuff of the Vikings: Nordic Breads’ whole grain rye…


On Our Radar: Creative Juice Café

Get five powerful, pain-relieving ingredients to add to your juicing repertoire, from the newly opened Creative…


4 Surprisingly Unhealthy Vegetarian Foods

Swapping out meat for tofu is the healthy way to go. Or is it? You might be…


Waste-Free Groceries: ingredients

This Austin grocery store is zero-waste and package-free

In an effort to reduce packaging waste generated by food, a new Austin grocery store is shunning…


Organic Sparkling Wine Picks for New Year’s Eve

Where to find them in NYC

Make a toast to your health and the environment by choosing an organic or biodynamic wine for…


A New Online Shop From the Food Artisans of Brooklyn

Visit With Love, From Brooklyn this holiday season

With Love, From Brooklyn is an online shop started by Culinary Institute of America grad Dara Furlow…


Fun, Socially Conscious Gift Ideas for Food Lovers

Our picks for this holiday season

Warm a foodie’s heart (and belly) this holiday season with these eco-friendly and beautiful gifts…


Shopper’s Guide to Pesticides Reveals “Dirty Dozen”

The fruits and vegetables that contain the most pesticide residue

The Environmental Working Group released its seventh annual “Dirty Dozen” and “Clean 15” lists Monday, signifying those…


Meet the Founder of Temple Turmeric

Made and bottled in a New York City kitchen, Temple Turmeric combines eight carefully selected ingredients to…


Navigate Farmers’ Markets Like a Pro

How to get the most out of your local farmer's market

With spring comes the opportunity for you to buy local, fresh and direct from farmers and producers…