News & Reviews

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Would you support a vegetarian McDonalds?

Published on September 10th, 2012 | by Andrea Bertoli

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The news broke last week that McDonalds was planning on opening an all-vegetarian store in India. There are already many vegetarian options on offer at Indian McDonalds due to the high percentage of Hindu and Muslim [&hellip
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Healthy Recipes

The Best No-Bake Granola Recipe

Published on September 8th, 2012 | by Andrea Bertoli

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Recently one of my cooking classes focused on Warm Weather Breakfasts, featuring this incredible No-Bake Granola. This recipe is loosely inspired by Lisa over at Vegan Culinary Crusade. She makes a great raw granola of ground [&hellip
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Natural Body

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Natural Yeast Infection Cures

Published on September 8th, 2012 | by Andrea Bertoli

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After struggling for many years with recurring yeast infections, I've tried nearly every natural remedy out there. Here is a comprehensive review of the many natural yeast infection cures available.
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Wellness

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healing disordered eating with plant-based diets

Published on September 7th, 2012 | by Andrea Bertoli

Celebrate the work and lives of women this week on The Important Media Network! This week has designated to celebrate women all across our brilliant network- check out all of the woman-focused posts here on Ecolocalizer. [&hellip
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Healthy Recipes

three big salads for hearty vegan appetites

Published on September 5th, 2012 | by Andrea Bertoli

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Are you having a hard time trying to find good eats with the summer heat? Try these awesome, meal-sized salads on for size. Though some of these recipes require an oven or stovetop for just a [&hellip
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Healthy Recipes

a perfect summer treat: acai berry kanten

Published on September 2nd, 2012 | by Andrea Bertoli

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Kanten is a traditional Macrobiotic dessert made with agar- a seaweed powder that replaces gelatin in this jello-like dessert. This one features apples, berries, and açai puree for a not-too-sweet summertime treat. Açai & Berry Kanten [&hellip
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Kitchen Notes

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Favorite Green Goods for the Kitchen

Published on July 21st, 2012 | by Andrea Bertoli

aloha friends: Vibrant Wellness Journal has another guest post up at Green Business Owner featuring some of my favorite green goods: eco-friendly dishsoap, rubbish bags, sponges and such. Not the sexiest post ever, but if you [&hellip
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Healthy Recipes

Quick Meals: Toasted Quinoa & Carrot Salad

Published on July 10th, 2012 | by Andrea Bertoli

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Another recipe from the carrots cooking class, this one featuring wholesome quinoa and bright shredded carrots. This super quick salad/meal is great whenever you want something light, but rich with flavor. The ingredients are simple, but [&hellip
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Healthy Recipes

Rustic Tomato Flatbreads

Published on June 13th, 2012 | by Andrea Bertoli

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My job teaching cooking classes at our local health food store gives me freedom to experiment with new foods and challenges me to find new and clever recipes each week. To encourage some experimentation- and get [&hellip
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Healthy Recipes

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Fresh Vegetable Enchiladas

Published on May 27th, 2012 | by Andrea Bertoli

These enchiladas were a serious test of my patience. Usually I am pretty good at throwing stuff together and having it taste great, but these enchiladas did not work the first, second, or third time I [&hellip
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Healthy Recipes

Arame Salad with Sesame Dressing

Published on April 30th, 2012 | by Andrea Bertoli

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Sea veggies are a great source of natural iodine, magnesium, potassium, and fiber, and offer a range of flavors and textures. Arame is an especially great sea vegetable to work with because it has a very [&hellip
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Healthy Recipes

Super Collard Green Rolls

Published on April 17th, 2012 | by Andrea Bertoli

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Collard green rolls are a quick, wholesome dinner that can be made by combining leftover grains with miscellaneous vegetables and hiding them in some simple nori sheets. There are a multitude of fillings that one could [&hellip
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