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  • Fruits are a good summer treat for your Pug.
    There are some fruits which are beneficial and good for your Pug.
    Summer is still here but coming to a close. Just a reminder to keep your pugs hydrated and cool during these hot and humid days. Some ways to help keep them cool is to give them some fresh fruit or even freeze the fruit in an ice cube. Some fruits...
  • Smoothie mania!
    Clean the fridge and stay cool with smoothies
    During the summer months, it's easy to be to overwhelmed by summer heat to want to cook. As a result, you may have a lot of fruits and vegetables on hand that you're not using. Enter the smoothie- the most delicious way to clean the fridge...
  • Red mellody
    Summer is the time to plant fruits and vegetables in your garden
    Summer is the season to plant fruits and vegetables and save money on your groceries. In your own backyard, you can grow fresh fruits and vegetables that the entire family will enjoy. You can either buy the fresh fruit or vegetable plants in a pot...
  • Pure Leaf fans can Share the Love of Leaves to help donate $150,000 to Wholesome Wave
    Pure Leaf™ partners with Gail Simmons to bring fresh produce to communities
    Pure Leaf™ Iced Tea, a product of The Pepsi Lipton Tea Partnership, proudly announced today it is continuing its partnership with Gail Simmons, TV personality and Special Projects Director at FOOD & WINE magazine, to support the campaign...
  • LA kids just say no to healthy foods
    LA kids just say no to healthy foods
    The Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) has become a national leader in offering healthy foods; however, a new UCLA study has found that the students are rejecting the healthy items on their plate. The results were published online on May...
  • Saturday Harvest
    Raised Urban Gardens
    City folk consider their garden to be the produce aisle at their local grocery store, or maybe the Farmer’s Market they visit on weekends. Country folk consider their garden to be their connection to nature that’s within walking...
  • Healthy Snack Ideas
    Fit Mommy: Heatlhy Snack Ideas
    It can be hard not to snack during the day. However, your snack choices can be just as healthy as your meal choices. Try not to grab for the big bag of doritos or that piece of chocolate when hunger stricks between meals. Instead grab for...
  • Most popular types of oranges: Which orange is your favorite?
    Most popular types of oranges: Which orange is your favorite?
    There are hundreds of varieties of oranges all over the world. They are a wonderful fruit to eat since our bodies can’t produce vitamin C on its own. In order to get your daily supply of sunshine you need to consume foods rich in vitamin C...
  • Candied fruit snack: A sweet and healthy alternative to junk food
    Candied fruit snack: A sweet and healthy alternative to junk food
    Candied fruit is a delicious and chewy, not to mention healthy alternative to junk food. Each piece has more nutrition than a handful of candies. In this recipe you will be introduced to kumquats which are the most unusual of all the citrus fruits...
  • Hungry dog
    Safe and healthy: the right fruits and vegetables for your dog
    A dog’s stomach is able to digest both meat and vegetables. Although their bodies rely mostly on meat proteins there are some vegetables- and fruits- that can boost your dog’s immune system. It is important to introduce some vegetables...
  • Prolong your life with fruits and veggies
    Prolong your life with fruits and veggies
    Most would agree that fruits and veggies are components of a healthy diet. A new study has reported that these items can prolong one’s life and also noted which had the most benefit and some that actually increased the risk of death. The...
  • Trade Show exhibitors at the New England Vegetable & Fruit Conference.
    New England Vegetable & Fruit Conference
    The New England Vegetable & Fruit Conference and Trade Show offered workshops led by experienced growers, advisors, researchers and industry representatives from across the country. Speakers shared the latest innovations and advances in the...
  • Breakfast Ideas
    Health Benefits of Eating Fruit For Breakfast
    The health benefits of eating fruit for breakfast or adding it to your daily breakfast are many.Eating fresh fruits for breakfast will give you a good start for the day filled with vitamins and minerals.Apples, bananas, blueberries, cantaloupe,...
  • Green Juice Detox Recipe
    Post Valentine's Day green juice detox
    Now that Valentine's Day is over, you may be feeling the effects from indulging in all of those chocolates. Well, here's a refreshing way to detoxify your body and boost your energy levels.Young and Raw, a website dedicated for people to...
  • Durian
    The smelliest of fruits
    Durian known as "the King of Fruits" throughout Southeast Asia is the smelliest, stinkiest, and most nauseating stench on this side of the equator. With a thorny exterior and a smell to make mustard gas smell sweet, it's amazing that...