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12 no-bake, vegan desserts your family will love on hot summer days

12 no-bake, vegan desserts your family will love on hot summer days

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Eating a lot of fruit during pregnancy may result in having a smarter baby

Eating a lot of fruit during pregnancy may result in having a smarter baby

Most of us tell our kids to eat lots of fresh fruit to get strong, healthy, and smart. According to a new study, we should be taking that advice ourselves while pregnant. A study published in

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Daycare centers in Helsinki will offer vegan meal options during one-year food trial

Daycare centers in Helsinki will offer vegan meal options during one-year food trial

Most vegan parents have become accustomed to packing their children their own lunch and snacks to ensure their little ones get plant-based food throughout the day, but parents in Helsinki, Finland may

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Updated nutrition facts labels strike a sour note with the sugar industry

Updated nutrition facts labels strike a sour note with the sugar industry

There’s a new nutrition facts label coming to town… and certain members of the food industry are NOT happy about it. Ever since the FDA announced two years ago that it was proposing changes

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A new high-tech breast pump promises a gentler, more peaceful pumping experience for nursing mothers

A new high-tech breast pump promises a gentler, more peaceful pumping experience for nursing mothers

A new breast pump on the market is raising the bar to provide a more comfortable and data-driven pumping experience for new mothers. The Naya Health Smart Pump is a water-based hydraulic system that

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HOW TO: Make picnic-perfect vegan and gluten-free magic cookie bars

HOW TO: Make picnic-perfect vegan and gluten-free magic cookie bars

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6 sneaky food additives: Where they like to hide & why you should avoid them at all costs

6 sneaky food additives: Where they like to hide & why you should avoid them at all costs

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HOW TO: Make flavorful and festive vegan tortilla soup for Cinco de Mayo

HOW TO: Make flavorful and festive vegan tortilla soup for Cinco de Mayo

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MomSense breastfeeding meter enables mothers to calculate how much milk their baby consumes while nursing

MomSense breastfeeding meter enables mothers to calculate how much milk their baby consumes while nursing

Breastfeeding presents plenty of challenges, and most mothers worry about whether or not their child is getting enough milk. The Surgeon General’s office estimates that as many as 50% of breastfeeding

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HOW TO: Make vegan, gluten-free cranberry and orange scones with an orange glaze

HOW TO: Make vegan, gluten-free cranberry and orange scones with an orange glaze

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Preschool in New Jersey serves up gourmet plant-based school lunches that kids help grow and prepare

Preschool in New Jersey serves up gourmet plant-based school lunches that kids help grow and prepare

It’s lunch time at The Scandinavian School in New Jersey, but instead of baloney sandwiches and bags of chips or cookies, the children are sitting down together for a communal meal that could

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A guide to CSAs: Joining and making the most of your community supported agriculture (CSA)

A guide to CSAs: Joining and making the most of your community supported agriculture (CSA)

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HOW TO: Make organic lactation cookies to help increase your breast milk production

HOW TO: Make organic lactation cookies to help increase your breast milk production

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FDA approves folic acid fortification of corn masa flour in an effort to prevent birth defects

FDA approves folic acid fortification of corn masa flour in an effort to prevent birth defects

Tortillas, tortilla chips, taco shells, tamales — these aren’t just delicious dishes at your favorite neighborhood Mexican restaurant. They all share the foundational ingredient of corn masa

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Kid’s Table offers exclusive culinary experiences for young diners only, at some of NYC’s most renown restaurants

Kid's Table offers exclusive culinary experiences for young diners only, at some of NYC's most renown restaurants

Just when we were warming up to the idea of bringing our tots to eat at fancy restaurants, a new initiative for slightly older children is taking seed: bring them to some of New York’s most

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Students in the UK will grow seeds that spent six months in outer space for ‘Rocket Science’ experiment

Students in the UK will grow seeds that spent six months in outer space for 'Rocket Science' experiment

On April 18th, children at more than 8,000 schools, clubs, and groups in the UK will begin their spring gardening with some seeds that are truly out of this world. As part of a program with the UK Space

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Strawberries top the list as most pesticide contaminated produce on EWG’s 2016 Dirty Dozen List

Strawberries top the list as most pesticide contaminated produce on EWG's 2016 Dirty Dozen List

The average American eats almost 8 pounds of strawberries every year, and this sweet, beloved fruit now has the dubious “honor” of topping the Environmental Working Group‘s “Dirty

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Nibble + squeak hosts stress-free food events for parents & tots at upscale restaurants in NYC and London

Nibble + squeak hosts stress-free food events for parents & tots at upscale restaurants in NYC and London

Saying hello to parenthood can mean bidding goodbye (at least for a few years) to dining out stress-free. Unless your children are part of the rare breed of civilized and patient eaters who inherently

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