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- Michelle Obama has always been an advocate of healthy, sustainable eating, but does that mean she’s vegan?
Vitamin B12: How Do Vegans Supplement Their Plant-Based Diets?Are there any non-animal-based foods or supplements that will allow vegans to get vitamin B12?
How Zero-Waste Chef Max La Manna Is Fighting the Climate Crisis With FoodChef Max La Manna keeps his kitchen zero-waste and vegan — and he wrote a book called "More Plants Less Waste" to help you do the same.
Here's How Much Food Different Countries Waste Every YearHunger is a major problem that communities worldwide grapple with regularly, but countries across the globe waste so much food every year.
How to Get Started Urban Gardening, What to Buy, and MoreWant access to fresh-grown produce right at your home but live in a city? Urban gardening is a small-space solution that only requires a rooftop.
Plant-Based Meats: Which Brands Are the Healthiest?Plant-based meat is becoming increasingly popular as the years go by, but is it actually good for you?
Container Gardening: 7 of the Easiest Vegetables to Grow in PotsVegetable gardening doesn’t always have to involve a large patch of soil, but which, if any, vegetables will grow best in pots?
25 of NYC's Best Vegan Restaurants: A Guide to the Best Options for Every Price PointNew York City's vegan restaurants are at the top of their game — here are 25 of our favorites.
Will a Plant-Based Diet Help With Gut Health? An Expert Tells All (Exclusive)Does being plant-based help with gut health? Green Matters spoke with registered dietician, Siena Cid, about how being vegan affects your gut.
How to Properly Season Your Cast Iron CookwareLearning how to properly season cast iron cookware is a skill that will take your culinary prowess to the very next level.
Is Organic Baby Food Really Necessary? Here's What an Expert Says (Exclusive)The battle over whether organic baby food is really necessary continues, so Green Matters spoke with an expert on why buying organic isn't needed.
Ahhhh — These Herbs and Spices Will Help You Relax, According to An Expert (Exclusive)Although herbs and spices won't cure severe anxiety, food expert and author Christine DeLozier offers herbs and spices that can help curb stress.
Given Current COVID-19 Restrictions, Will Starbucks Still Fill a Reusable Cup?Starbucks used to offer customers a chance to get their drinks made in their own reusable cup from home, but is the company still offering this option even in the era of COVID-19?
Why Your Cucumber Leaves Are Turning Yellow, and How to Make Them Green AgainCucumbers are a nutritious addition to any backyard garden, but what do you do if your formerly verdant cucumber leaves are starting to turn yellow?
Cookbooks Written by Black Vegan Chefs, to Explore Beyond Black History MonthIt's crucial to continue supporting the Black community beyond Black History Month, so support these Black vegan chefs by buying their cookbooks.
How to Grow and Harvest Basil at HomeBasil is a delicious, herbal addition to many dishes, and it happens to be one of the easiest herbs to grow at home.
The Best Organic Seltzers, Both Alcoholic and NonalcoholicFlavored seltzer has become quite popular in the last decade, but is there such a thing as organic seltzer?
Is John Oliver Vegan? The 'Last Week Tonight' Host Has Criticized the Meat IndustryJohn Oliver’s satirical discussions about environmentalism and animal cruelty have given rise to rumors regarding his alleged vegan lifestyle, but is there any truth behind these audacious assumptions?
Grocery Stores Weigh in on the Fuzzy Future of Bulk Bins, Post-PandemicWhen will bulk bins come back, post-pandemic? Several grocery stores are limiting bulk sections to stay pandemic-safe, but here's what companies think.
How Do Reusable Coffee Filters Work?Different coffee filters can have different impacts on the flavor, aroma, and overall coffee experience, but do reusable filters work any better than disposable ones?
What Are the Best Natural Immune Boosters?Many people are looking for healthy, effective ways to boost their immune systems, but how effective are some of these natural remedies?
The U.K. May Ban Bottom Trawling — What That Means for FishersBottom trawling is a controversial fishing practice that's been deemed dangerous to ocean habitats and may be banned in the U.K. — but what is it?
These Natural Energy Boosters Will Help You Cut Down on CoffeeIf you're looking to stop drinking coffee — or reduce your daily dose — these natural energy boosters will give you a much-needed pick-me-up.
Elderberries Have More Health Benefits Than You May Have ImaginedElderberries have become particularly ubiquitous these days, but are elderberry products as good for your immune system as we’ve been led to believe?
8 of the Most Delicious Food Documentaries on NetflixNeftlix has a great reputation for putting out quality documentary content, but what are some of the best food-related documentaries the streaming service has to offer?
Wow, No Cow! Oatly’s Super Bowl Commercial Is Dividing Oatmilk FansOatly CEO Toni Petersson starred in a Super Bowl commercial about oatmilk — which immediately divided the internet during the football game.
Baby Food Found to Contain Toxic Heavy Metals Linked to Developmental DamageToxic heavy metals were found in baby food by seven popular brands, including supposedly organic, natural companies.
These Are the Best Plant-Based Egg Substitutes for Baking — and EatingAre you vegan or vegetarian, looking for an alternative to eggs? These are the 15 best plant-based egg substitutes, according to longtime vegans.
Foods That Help Relieve Period Pain, NaturallyPeriod pain can make an uncomfortable time of the month even worse, but there are some foods that might lessen the pain just enough to get you through.
These Foods May Help Reduce DepressionDepression affects a significant portion of the population, but did you know that certain foods can help lighten that mental load?
Vegan Alternatives to Fish Oil, From Omega-3 Supplements to FoodsOmega-3 fatty acids have become somewhat synonymous with fish oil, but what kind of supplements can you take if you live a vegan lifestyle?
8 Delicious Plant-Based Ice Cream RecipesSome folks think that plant-based ice cream is going to somehow be less tasty than its mainstream counterparts, but that is not the case at all.
The Best Alternatives to Dairy Milk for BakingThere are more choices than ever when it comes to plant-based milk alternatives for baking.
"Good Mood Foods" You Can Incorporate Into Your Diet For Extra PositivityDo certain foods actually put you in a good mood? Studies show that incorporating certain things into your diet may boost your mood, so eat up.
Gut Health 101: Why It's Important, Maintenance Tips, and MoreWhat is the importance of gut health? We compiled a complete guide on keeping your intestines healthy, listing the benefits of healthy digestion.
Savor the Flavor: What to Do with Used Coffee GroundsCoffee grounds are actually a bit more useful than many people might assume, even beyond their composting capabilities.
How to Repurpose and Reinvigorate Crystallized HoneyHoney is a delicious way to include natural sugar into your diet, but what do you do when it crystalizes on the shelf?
7 All-Natural Dog Foods to Keep Your Pup HealthyLooking for the best all-natural dog foods? Here are a few of our favorite options, to keep your pets happy and healthy, at no environmental cost.
Organic Coffee — Benefits, Where to Buy It, and the Best BrandsIs organic coffee better than non-organic? There are certain benefits to drinking an organic cup of java — here's which brands you should buy.
The Best Foods High in Soluble FiberFew adults realize that getting enough soluble fiber is a key to maintaining good digestive health, but what foods provide the highest concentrations of this beneficial fiber?
Exploring the Many Health Benefits of CabbageCabbage is often overlooked in terms of its nutritional value, but understanding the health benefits of this leafy vegetable can lead to some delicious results.
The Best Anti-Inflammatory Herbs to Minimize Inflammation, NaturallyInflammation can be a real pain, but there are plenty of herbal remedies out there that can help minimize the swelling without resorting to medication.
These Are — Hands Down — The Greatest Vegan Items From Trader Joe'sWhether you're participating in Veganuary or if you've been eating plant-based for years, these vegan items from Trader Joe's are game-changing.
Is It Possible to Eat Vegan at Taco Bell? How to Make Your Order Plant-BasedWhether you ate fast food before you went vegan, or if you simply want an on-the-go plant-based option, here's how to order a vegan meal at Taco Bell.
This Is Not a Drill: Taco Bell Is Bringing Back Potatoes and Adding Beyond MeatTaco Bell is officially bringing potatoes back to all U.S. restaurants — and Beyond Meat will join the menu, too.
When Will Hidden Valley's Vegan Ranch Be Available? Prepare to up Your Salad GameDoes Hidden Valley offer vegan ranch dressing? The food announced a dairy-free version of the popular dressing that will hit shelves in 2021.
How to Prepare Compost for GardeningLearning how to prepare compost for gardening requires only a few simple things: time, patience, and a little bit wisdom.
Is Pasta Vegan? Exploring the Many Plant-Based PastabilitiesMany people are under the impression that all pasta is inherently vegan, but we're here to help you sort out the real vegan options from the impastas.
What Can GMOs Actually Do to Your Body? Here's What Experts ThinkDo GMOs have side effects? Some believe them to cause allergies and birth defects, while others maintain it's simply a myth — here are the facts.
Organic Protein Powder vs. Non-Organic — Which Should You Opt For?Is organic protein powder better than non-organic protein powder? Here's the