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  • Sprout seeds to make healthy microgreens
    Sprouted lentils offer a good source of nutrition year round
    Fresh greens during the winter months can be hard to come by in cold weather areas. One way to continue enjoying fresh food any time of year is to sprout seeds. Sprouted seeds can be used in soups, on salads, and in stir-fried dishes.Legume...
  • A priceless addition to your salad repertoire
    A priceless addition to your salad repertoire
    If you know how to serve a fruit salad, you can perk up dinner quite a bit. Instead of cooked vegetables or a conventional salad--not that there's anything wrong with them--you can plate up a fruit salad and add a lot of flavor to chicken and...
  • Organic black peppercorns being recalled for salmonella contamination
    Organic black peppercorns being recalled for salmonella contamination
    Before you give your pepper mill a few twists, you might want to check your peppercorns. Food Safety News is reporting today, April 4, 2014, that the national chain of "organic" markets called Sprouts, is recalling their brand of organic...
  • Service-Driven Grocer Coming to Atlanta Area
    Service-driven grocer coming to Atlanta area
    A grocery chain that is as well known for its high quality service as its fresh food selections will soon be coming to Atlanta. Sprouts has announced plans to open stores in the Atlanta area, in four separate locations during 2014. The grocery...
  • DIY Indoor Greens
    DIY indoor Fall/Winter nutrition boost for kids and you
    Lots of parents know a sure fire way to trick their kids into eating healthy, have them help you grow food! When Fall and Winter come around, there's no running out to the garden to grab a tomato, especially in the Pacific Northwest. There'...
  • Cleveland Metroparks has a full calendar of family things to do for August
    Cleveland Metroparks has a full calendar of family things to do for August
    As summer turns the corner the days begin to shorten and the early evening temperatures become more comfortable, Cleveland Metroparks has a number of family orientated ways to celebrate summer. Mark your calendars for some of the events listed...
  • Seed sprouts are a nutritious addition to salads
    Seed sprouts are a nutritious addition to salads
    Seed sprouts have been used as a food source for over 5,000 years. They are nutrient-rich and easy to grow – anyone can grow them indoors year round. For example, pound for pound, sprouted broccoli seeds have up to 100 times more...
  • New Sprouts grocery store Houston grand opening July, offers natural foods
    New Sprouts grocery store Houston grand opening July, offers natural foods
    Excited Facebook posts reveal that many Houston residents are eagerly looking forward to the opening of the new Sprouts grocery store in the Copperfield Village Shopping Center at the intersection of Hwy 6 and FM 529 on July 17th.With humble...
  • The best seeds to sprout for health
    The best seeds to sprout for health
    Germinate seeds to create sprouts at home which may be eaten raw or cooked any season of the year, but be carefulto avoid the growth of harmful bacteria on the sprouts. Just soaking the seeds overnight brings themout of quiescence and starts...
  • Bean Sprouts
    Sprouts on the outs
    It's no fun to eat something that makes you sick. It's also no fun for companies that sell food products that make a lot of people sick. The company gets a big dose of bad PR and financial pain. But it's rare that retail grocers decide...
  • Kroger
    Kroger to stop selling sprouts due to food safety risk
    The Cincinnati-based grocery chain announced that it will stop selling sprouts due to its potential food safety risk, according to a Kroger news release Oct. 19."After a thorough, science-based review, we have decided to voluntarily...
  • Micro field of microgreens
    Microgreens: younger, cuter and more nutritious?
    Microgreens: you may know them as the delicate, colorful garnish on your overpriced and undersized meal at an upscale restaurant. Yes, they’re visually appealing but aren’t they pointless? New science says microgreens aren’t just...
  • Fad diets don't work
    The truth about fad diets
    You can’t turn on the TV, drive down the road or go to a party without being confronted with America’s hottest obsession: weight. Diets are a billion-dollar industry; companies spend millions and millions luring you to try the latest...
  • Sprouts
    Sprouting greens for beginning preppers
    Stockpiling ramen noodles might get you through a few months, but the long haul calls for smarter food stores. If you're serious about prepping, you'll want to have a variety of legumes on hand. Stocking heirloom seeds is essential, but...
  • Valentine's Day 2012 rose prices around San Antonio
    Valentine's Day 2012 rose prices around San Antonio
    Valentine's Day is Tuesday, February 14, 2012 -- a fact that has probably just struck fear and terror into thousands of men around San Antonio. Luckily, your wife, girlfriend or partner won't know you almost forgot Valentine's Day when...