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Oct 24, 2016 10:30:00 AM . Contributed


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Oct 14, 2016 12:41:19 PM . Contributed

Healthy Pumpkin Pie

When you move around a lot as a child, family becomes extremely important.

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Oct 14, 2016 12:38:13 PM . Contributed


I think I have been overdosing on pumpkin and squash, and it’s only the beginning of November. Today, I had a pumpkin peanut butter sandwich …. for the 4th day in a row. I think it’s about time I switch up the textures and flavors (at least for now).

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Oct 14, 2016 12:36:10 PM . Nick Passaro

Vegan Thanksgiving Gravy

When it comes to Thanksgiving, I’m all about the gravy. Mashed potatoes just wouldn’t be the same without it. I can make a lowfat turkey gravy, but the others at the table want the real (fat) thing, so I’ve started making a separate vegetarian gravy instead.

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Oct 14, 2016 12:33:44 PM . Contributed

Vanilla Bean Healthy Sweet Potato Casserole with Crunchy Pecan Oat Topping

I was not in the market for another sweet potato casserole recipe. For this Vanilla Bean Healthy Sweet Potato Casserole, I blame Wisconsin Public Television.

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Oct 14, 2016 12:29:08 PM . Contributed

Vegan Green Bean Casserole

Just because something is a classic doesn’t necessarily mean there’s no room for improvement. Case in point: When I was a kid, my family spent Thanksgiving one year with the neighbors, including their gourmet-cook grandmother. Said grandmother was put in charge of the green..

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Oct 14, 2016 12:22:18 PM . Nick Passaro

Simple Vegan Stuffing

If you haven’t been able to tell yet, I’m trying to load you guys up with some awesome vegan options for Thanksgiving, Christmas and beyond. I know it can be difficult to know where to start when it comes to adapting family recipes to suit everyone’s dietary needs, so let us..

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Oct 14, 2016 12:19:15 PM . Vera Lee

Turkey, Butter, and Gravy - Oh My!

Turkey, Butter, and Gravy - Oh My!

Do you have vegetarian or vegan Thanksgiving guests this year?  If you do, we bet you are feeling a bit nervous about making a Thanksgiving meal that everyone can enjoy.

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Oct 14, 2016 11:54:29 AM . Contributed

At 100, Still Running for Her Life

On a cloudless Sunday afternoon in April, a 100-year-old woman named Ida Keeling laced up her mustard yellow sneakers and took to the track at the Fieldston School in the Bronx. Her arrival was met without fanfare. In fact, no one in the stands seemed to notice her at all.

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Oct 14, 2016 11:51:23 AM . Contributed

Can Running Make You Smarter?

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To strengthen your mind, you may first want to exert your leg muscles, according to a sophisticated new experiment involving people, mice and monkeys. The study’s results suggest that long-term endurance exercise such as running can alter muscles in ways that..

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