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22 July, 2014

Honey-Basil Summer Sqaush

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My mother always made a large sauce pot of green summer squash with tomatoes, tomato sauce, ground hamburger, and other seasonings. Us kids, my brothers and sisters and I, always looked forward to summer, but not the pots of summer squash, we dreaded those meals. But now as an adult, summer always arrives, with no
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13 July, 2014

Is Organic Only a Food Trend Movement?

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  Today we are more interested than ever in what we eat and where our food comes from. The food trend forecast for 2014 is: Locally sourced meats and seafood Locally grown produce Environmental sustainability Healthy Kids Meals/Children’s nutrition Gluten-free cooking What is the organic movement? Can it be called a food trend?  First, a
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1 February, 2014

Weird-Looking Heirloom Vegetables: Why They’re Important

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If you’ve ever been to a farmer’s market, no doubt you’ve come across vegetables labeled as “heirloom.” Heirloom is such an elegant words and it refers to something valuable passed down from generation to generation.  But if heirloom vegetables are so valuable, why do they look so darned weird? Simply put, heirloom vegetables are a specific variety
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