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Make Healthy Ranch at Home in Minutes!

Is ranch dressing your guilty pleasure? If so, I have good news for you: it doesn’t have to make you feel guilty anymore. If you’re that person at the dining table who bathes your salads, wings or almost anything you…

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10 Sensational Summer Dinner Salads

If you’re trying to eat more veggies, salads are one of the easiest dishes to incorporate into your routine. Still, a plate of greens and some dressing leaves a little to be desired, especially when you’re really hungry. We found…

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Take Your Kids Foraging and Make Easy Sumac “Lemonade”

There’s no better place on earth in summer than “Pure Michigan”. Summer vacation is a time to load the car and head to the lakeshore – bikes tied to the back and sandals in tow. The great thing about our…

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Harvest Wildflowers Now; Make Herbal Tea this Winter

While you might not want to think about cold season now, it will be here soon enough. Lisa Rose, a Grand Rapids-based forager, herbalist, and author, shared her recipe for Burdock & Rose Wildflower Gypsy Tea, which she said is…

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Nauseated? Upset Stomach? There’s a Smoothie for That!

Whether you’ve got a bun in the oven or your stomach just won’t settle down, the owners of Malamiah Juice Bar in Grand Rapids swear this smoothie recipe helps. Even though it’s no longer officially on their menu, customers still…

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7 Slow-Cooker Recipes Perfect for Summer Nights

With temperatures soaring, the last thing you might think to reach for in your kitchen would be the slow-cooker. That’s for heavy, stick-to-your-ribs comfort food in the winter, right? Doing a little morning (or night before) prep, throwing it in…

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Grilled Michigan Tomatoes with Corn Relish and Mozzarella {Video}

Summer is the season to find fresh heirloom tomatoes and delicious basil growing all over Michigan. If you’re looking for healthy, fresh ways to use your garden produce and herbs, look no further. The recipe below, courtesy of Eurest Services, is sure to make…

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5 Healthy and Easy Meals You Can Make In Under 20 Minutes

Eating healthy is a necessity but sometimes there are just not enough hours in a day. Getting up and going to work or running errands can make time zoom by. With a little bit of planning and preparation it is…

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5 Awesome Things You Didn’t Know Were Found at the CHASS Mercado Until Now

Just when you thought Southwest Detroit was famous enough for its great food selections, this summer it took its reputation to a whole new level! In case you haven’t already heard,  Community Health and Social Services Center, better known to Metro Detroiters as CHASS, set up shop last month for their…

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