Garden Update! Plus: Make your fruits and veggies last longer!

Hi! Did you start your garden yet? Our tiny egg carton garden is just getting some tiny leaves poking up, and our big tray of tomato starts had to get planted into bigger pots! We also started a bunch of herbs this morning, so all you can see it dirt so far. Everything lives inContinue reading “Garden Update! Plus: Make your fruits and veggies last longer!”

Tasty & Delicious // Butternut Squash Alfredo

Raise your hand if you like Alfredo pasta! Did you know you can make your own Alfredo using butternut squash? This may seem a little strange, but trust me – it’s delicious! We’ll need whole-wheat noodles, butternut squash, broccoli, milk, parmesan cheese, olive oil, flour, garlic, and nutmeg. Next, follow the step-by-step instructions below! StepContinue reading “Tasty & Delicious // Butternut Squash Alfredo”

Broccoli, Grapes, Craisins, Oh My! // Summertime Salads

Did you know a “salad” doesn’t need lettuce or spinach? The word “salad” really just means a dish that mixes different kinds of vegetables and fruit. Salads are full of flavor and fun to eat! Let’s check out this sweet broccoli grape salad…perfect for summertime! First, gather your ingredients: sugar, vinegar, plain Greek yogurt, almondsContinue reading “Broccoli, Grapes, Craisins, Oh My! // Summertime Salads”

Freezing Fruits and Veggies // Broccoli Pesto Pasta

Did you know frozen fruits and vegetables are just as healthy as fresh fruits and vegetables? They can taste just as good too! Freezing fruits and vegetables allows you to enjoy fresh produce all year long, even when they aren’t in season. It’s smart to save excess produce from the farmers market, garden, or storeContinue reading “Freezing Fruits and Veggies // Broccoli Pesto Pasta”

Meet Me at the Market // 5 Delicious June Veggies

Have you ever been to a farmers’ market? Farmers’ markets are fun places where farmers can sell delicious fruits and vegetables to people like you! They usually happen at a park or other community center during the summertime. People like shopping at farmers’ markets so they can buy fruits and vegetables that taste fresh andContinue reading “Meet Me at the Market // 5 Delicious June Veggies”

Broccoli Bites

Maybe you love broccoli or maybe it’s your least favorite vegetable, either way, you will definitely like this recipe! It is easy, cheesy, and nutritious. 😉 In the last blog post we learned that broccoli is very nutritious – make sure to check it out if you haven’t read it already. This recipe makes itContinue reading “Broccoli Bites”

Let’s Brocc’n’Roll with Broccoli!

Have you been told “You have to finish your broccoli before you can leave the dinner table”? Its not the phrase you want to hear when there is something more interesting than dinner going on. Today were going to learn about why broccoli is a vegetable you don’t want to skip out on. If you don’tContinue reading “Let’s Brocc’n’Roll with Broccoli!”