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Golden Milk Latte, courtesy of Marisa Moore
We all know the dreaded feeling…a tickle in the throat, itchy nose, aches, fatigue, the works. Getting sick is never fun, and the winter and early...
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When it comes to the “old ways,” you can’t get much closer to traditional practices than with the DIY preparation and preservation techniques of...
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As I listened to Chef Ana Sortun at a recent Sofra cooking class, I was mesmerized. As she spoke about some of her favorite ingredients, it sounded...
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The African Heritage Diet is ancient and ancestral, and has carried us through multiple generations and centuries. In other words, this way of eating...
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Stay warm this winter with the vibrantly tropical flavors of Chef Kriss Kofi’s plant-based Caribbean cuisine. Chef Kofi was born to Jamaican parents,...
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Red Tomatoes, 1992, Oil on Canvas, 16” x 10” © Jonathan Green. Not available for reproduction. At Oldways, we believe that every day is an...
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No matter where your ancestors are from, chances are their diets were a whole lot healthier than “the standard American diet,” which is characterized...
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You’re starving, it’s 7pm, and you need to get something on the table. Sound familiar? Don’t worry—a tasty, nutritious, and affordable meal awaits you...
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We all know that filling our plates with more vegetables, fruits, grains, and pulses is healthier for us and healthier for our planet. Making...
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In 2013, Forbes magazine reported that a mere 8 percent of people achieve their New Year’s Resolutions. Though we’re only a couple weeks into 2017,...
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Sustainability has become a major topic in the food discussion over the past couple of years, particularly in the face of climate change and...
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From pizza to sushi, many globally inspired dishes have earned a permanent place on American menus. Now, thanks to our insatiable appetite for hummus...

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