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FEED YOUR BRAIN is our phrase for everything we do to inspire and enable a healthier generation through learning and information. In our stores, we have Feed Your Brain menus, Feed Your Brain wallpaper and now we have our first online example – our Feed Your Brain blog!

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>We’ve Got That Summertime Spinach

Cooked Spinach

When the temperature officially hits 80 degrees, we’re naturally drawn to lighter food options like fruits and greens. We especially love versatile ingredients that are currently in season. Not only do they taste better, but research also suggests that produce picked at its peak contains more nutrients than when harvested out of season or stored […]

>Celebrate Pride with ‘The Big Rainbow Salad’

The Big Rainbow Salad

June is Gay Pride Month, and this week we’re celebrating here in Manhattan. To get into the spirit, we decided to create a recipe for ‘The Big Rainbow Salad,’ honoring a fruit or vegetable in each color of the rainbow. Lots of color not only equals lots of pride, but also lots of antioxidants, which […]

>OA Hack: The Massaged Sunflower Falafel Salad

For a greener twist on the Sunflower Falafel, it can be fun (and tasty) to use this classic dish as the core of a protein-packed dinner salad, featuring additional nutrient-dense ingredients. The Massaged Sunflower Falafel Salad is a perfectly filling meal for fitness enthusiasts and those with active lifestyles (hello, spinners and crossfitters!) to get […]

>People: “See Victoria’s Secret Model Behati Prinsloo’s Daily Diet”

Victoria’s Secret model Behati Prinsloo (aka Mrs. Adam Levine) tells People that the Kale Quinoa Salad at Organic Avenue helps her incorporate healthy eating into her day.