Category Archives: Healthy Food

Almond Butter Pumpkin Puree Paleo Bread Recipe

Almond Butter Pumpkin Puree Paleo Bread Recipe Ingredients * 1 cup of almond nut butter * 3 large eggs * ½ cup pumpkin puree * ¼ cup raw honey * 4 tbsp butter * 1 tsp baking soda * 1 tbsp cinnamon * ½ tsp nutmeg * ½ tsp ground ginger * 2/3 cup pumpkin seeds (pepitas) …

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Dan Barber: How I fell in love with a fish

Dan Barber is a chef and a scholar — relentlessly pursuing the stories and reasons behind the foods we grow and eat. Why you should listen to him: Dan Barber is the chef at New York’s Blue Hill restaurant, and Blue Hill at Stone Barns in Westchester, where he practices a kind of close-to-the-land cooking …

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Jamie Oliver’s TED Prize wish: Teach every child about food

Why you should listen to him: Jamie Oliver has been drawn to the kitchen since he was a child working in his father’s pub-restaurant. He showed not only a precocious culinary talent but also a passion for creating (and talking about) fresh, honest, delicious food. In the past decade, the shaggy-haired “Naked Chef” of late-’90s …

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Why Pistachios Are Good for Your Gut from “Real Age”

A pistachio is like Jack Nicholson’s character Randle McMurphy in “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest”: a nut with a hard shell covering a center of genuine goodness. An interesting study reveals the amount of healthful bacteria in the poop of people who ate pistachios compared to that of people who ate other nuts or none at …

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