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Snacking Is Not An Option: Tiny Tweaks, Big Results

<i>By now, many of you have received your April Women’s Health Birchbox, so you know that this month is all about tiny tweaks, big results. In honor of that, our video intern, Charisse, is focusing on improving small things in her daily routine. She’ll be sharing the results with all of you, of course! Next up: her snacking habits.</i><p><b>Week Three: Snacking Habits</b><p>Though my official title here at Birchbox is Editorial and Video Intern, my unofficial title is Queen of Snacking. As a lifelong fan of …

Keeping it Healthy When Dining Out: Guest Blogger

<i>Multi-talented health coach, cookbook writer, wellness speaker, and founder of Walker Well-Being, Tammy Walker is all about making long-term healthy choices. It can be incredibly difficult to make positive food choices all day long (our sweet tooth tends to go into overdrive come 3P.M.), so this week Tammy is lending a hand and sharing her favorite healthy lifestyle tips on our blog.</i><p>Making your healthy eating goals jive with a social life can be tough, especially if you love to eat out. Before …

So You Think You’re a Sunscreen Expert?

We know our readers are a smart bunch—but we’d bet that even the most sun-savvy folks still have a few things that they could learn about sun protection and SPF.<p>Case in point: Earlier this month we met with the founder of Supergoop! and sunscreen expert, Holly Thaggard. She set us straight about some common SPF myths including how long sunscreen really lasts, and the truth about using water-resistant formulas. Before you venture outside this weekend, watch the video below to brush up on any …

Beat the Bloat: Guest Blogger

<i>Multi-talented health coach, cookbook writer, wellness speaker, and founder of Walker Well-Being, Tammy Walker is all about making long-term healthy choices. It can be incredibly difficult to make positive food choices all day long (our sweet tooth tends to go into overdrive come 3P.M.), so this week Tammy is lending a hand and sharing her favorite healthy lifestyle tips on our blog.</i><p>Few symptoms are more uncomfortable, energy-sucking, and inhospitable to skinny jeans than parade float-style …

The Best Supplements For Women: Vitamins and Other Nutrients

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Vegan Lemon Cupcakes Recipe - JaeTracie - Vegan Dessert Recipes

Vegan Brownies Recipe - Vegan MoFo Day 4

Vegan Lemon Bars Recipe for LaneVid

Vegetable Stir Fry Recipe - Vegan/ Vegetarian Weekday Meal

Vegan Pancakes Recipe - Whole Wheat Pancakes - Blueberry Pancakes

McDonalds Big Mac Burger Homemade Vegan-Vegetarian

Eggplant Burgers Recipe (9.9.12 - Day 28) Vegan Turkey Burgers Recipe

Strawberry Cupcakes Recipe - The Vegan Cupcake Project

Juicy Lucy Burgers Recipe - The Sweetest Vegan Homemade Recipe

Raw Kale Salad - Sliced Raw Kale with Apples, Oranges, Persimmons & Nuts

Avocado-Walnut Brownies (No Butter, No Oil)

Click HERE to order our new cookbook, <i>The Chubby Vegetarian: 100 Inspired Vegetable Recipes for the Modern Table</i> (Susan Schadt Press, November 2016). …