Nutrition Tip of the Week: Early Summer Vegetables in Season

Summer is a busy time for everyone, but especially for farmers and gardeners! So many things are growing, and there are more fruits and veggies ready to eat every day. The cooler weather veggies, and the fast-growing veggies are ready first like asparagus, broad beans, broccoli, spring cabbage, kohlrabi, lettuce, salad onions, peas, early potatoes,Continue reading “Nutrition Tip of the Week: Early Summer Vegetables in Season”

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”

Summer Barbecues // A Handy Tool

The air is warming, the days are getting longer, and you may have smelt that sweet smell of the barbecue on your family’s Sunday walk….mmmm. Now I’m getting hungry! Barbecues get me thinking about hamburgers and grilled chicken (of course served with some fresh fruits and vegetables)! Meat is part of the protein group andContinue reading “Summer Barbecues // A Handy Tool”