Author: Bevin Donahue

Bevin is the publicity and marketing manager at North Atlantic Books.

Recipe Monday: Raw Black and White Chocolate Chip Cookies

If you’re still going strong on a New Year’s resolution to eat healthier, have no fear! (Also, you are amazing.) These treats from Julia Corbett’s Raw Cookies are vegan, gluten-free, dairy-free, and about as healthy as you’re going to get with a cookie. If, like mine, your resolve waned on January 2, they’re so tasty …continue

Recipe Monday: Raw “Pastas”

Hello NAB foodies! This week, we’re featuring raw pasta: healthy alternatives to starch that still pack a powerful flavor punch. Each of the recipes below is raw, vegan, and gluten-free. Pasta Pesto From The Art of Raw Food, pg. 138 1 large squash 1 small sweet potato 1 handful black olives Fresh basil and finely chopped …continue

The History of Malaria & New Cannabidiol Treatment

Guest post from Cannabis Health Index author Uwe Blesching Adapted from CHI Magazine Malaria is a worldwide tropical disease that puts about half the world’s population at risk, with people of the poorest nations being the most vulnerable. To make matters worse, malaria is growing resistant to available drugs. It is estimated that each year, 330 …continue

Recipe Monday: Blue Passion Smoothie

Just because the holidays (and their concomitant food-fests) are over, it doesn’t mean you can’t continue to enjoy some decadence, even if you’ve resolved to eat more healthily in the new year. This energizing and uplifting recipe from The Art of Raw Food by Jens Casupei and Vibeke Kaupert is a great breakfast stand-in that’s sure …continue

Recipe Monday: Chia and Cauliflower Soup

After the past couple weeks of weather ups and downs, it looks like winter might finally be settling in— and what better time to make a creamy, delicious soup? Check out the recipe below, from Rawlicious Superfoods, and stay cozy this week! Chia and Cauliflower Soup The chia seeds in this recipe help to thicken …continue

Holiday Gift DIY: At-Home Spa Kit

Along with the holidays often comes some extra time to relax and take time for yourself. You can help your loved ones make the most of their “me” time with this At-Home Spa Kit, which provides the perfect opportunity. All the recipes in this kit have been excerpted or adapted from The Herbal Handbook for …continue