Healthy Eating

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Nectarine Mint Milkshake Recipe

Summer sun has brought on stonefruit early and strong. Nectarines, pluots, peaches and apricots are all harvesting well. Make the most of these delicious varieties by eating them in different… Continue

Beets Roasted

Spiced Pickled Beets Recipe

I love beets. Ever since I was a kid I’ve loved them. I used to eat pickled beets with a fork right out of the can. That’s right, a can.… Continue

Hotdog with relish

Fresh Summer Pickle Relish Recipe

I love relish. Especially that bright green weirdness that’s served at stadiums. It makes a hot dog, and when mixed with a bit of mayo and ketchup, it turns a… Continue

Organic produce fruits and vegetables

3 Simple Tips for Healthy Summer Eating

It wasn’t until our grill, full of burning coals, literally fell apart during a party last summer that I realized what everyone else knows: the grill is the star of… Continue


Grilled Peach Salsa Recipe

I really and truly hate anything that tastes like peaches, except for peaches. And now these delicious, sweet, acidic, juicy fruits are coming into their own. That means its time… Continue


Sauce Gribiche – Three Ways

I don’t know if you’ve heard of sauce gribiche, I hadn’t until a few days ago, but it sounds to me like the perfect concoction for summer deliciousness. I came… Continue


4 Foods to Celebrate Your Independence from Big Ag

This fourth of July, while you’re planning your picnic, barbecue or other outdoor adventure don’t forget to include some of these ingredients in your freedom-loving menu. These delicious ingredients have… Continue

Green beans and cherry tomatoes

Simple Summer Green Bean Salad Recipe

Green beans are coming in fresh and crisp. No better preparation for these beans beats a simple salad. Delicious chilled, room temperature or warm, it is the perfect salad to… Continue

Outdoor dining

6 Great Tips for Outdoor Entertaining

When your garden is in its prime and the weather is co-operating it is a beautiful time to entertain outdoors. At those times there are few guidelines I like to… Continue

Apricots in a bowl

Why You Should be Eating More Apricots

Apricots are the small, golden orange fruits, with velvety soft skin and tender flesh. Unlike peaches that can have a stringy fibrous bite, apricots have a smooth, solid mouthfeel. Some… Continue