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  • Pasta with beans and tomatoes
    Veggie goodness pasta
    One of the beautiful things about cooking with pasta is the sheer versatility. I've always loved simple pasta dishes like "primavera" whose origins in the first-of-spring vegetable arena lend it an air of simplicity and freshness. Of...
  • Stuffed cabbage rolls a family favorite
    Pigs in blankets or stuffed cabbage rolls
    One recipe my mother always made was Pigs in Blankets. It is made from a mixture of ground beef and rice rolled up in a cabbage leaf. As a young girl, I didn't like the cabbage leaves at all, so I gave them to my parents. I loved the hamburger...
  • Eat Your Vegetables Day is June 17: How many vegetables should you eat daily?
    Eat Your Vegetables Day is June 17: How many vegetables should you eat daily?
    With today being Eat Your Vegetables Day, some might be curious about just how many vegetables they should include with their daily meals. Eat Your Vegetables Day might help some realize the importance of having more vegetables.The CDC site...
  • Y Worry Farm has given great customer service for over half a century
    Y Worry Farm has given great customer service for over a half of a century
    The Y Worry Farm in Davidsonville, Maryland, is vital to the nation because it is a family owned small business in a David and Goliath battle fighting to stay in existence as more and more family owned farms are vanishing across America.Many print...
  • Choose veggies when dining out
    Health Quickie Tip: Choose veggies when dining out
    Eating healthy meals is thought of as a joke by many people. The chronic conditions linked to diet (diabetes, heart disease, hypertension, and some cancers) are no laughing matter. It’s no secret that we live in a society that loves to eat...
  • How to shop healthy for more fruits and vegetables
    How to shop healthy for more fruits and vegetables
    Consuming more fruits and vegetables is easier said than done for many people trying to eat healthy. It starts with purchasing the fruits and vegetables from the market.Brian Wansink co-author of Mindless Eating: The 200 Daily Decisions We...
  • Recipe of the week: roasted vegetable tomato sauce
    Recipe of the week: roasted vegetable tomato sauce
    Cooking for your family can be a difficult task, especially during the weeknights. You want to prepare a meal that is somewhat quick, but also healthy, that both the parents and kids will enjoy. Well, meet the Roasted Vegetable Tomato Sauce....
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    June gardening
    The summer heat has arrived in Central Florida and you can expect it to stick around for the next several months. Daytime temperatures for June are typically in the low to mid-90s and nights are usually around 72° Fahrenheit.Even sun-loving...
  • Sausage becomes an Oriental dish
    Sausage becomes an Oriental dish
    Polish sausage, knockwurst and bratwurst are fabulous for summer cooking! Grilled and served with sauteed green peppers and onions, it's a sensation made into a sandwich! There's numerous ways to enjoy these type of sausages. But, let'...
  • seasoned potato wedges served alone or with a meal
    Seasoned potato wedges or French fries
    If you’re looking for a different way to make potatoes, seasoned potato wedges, or French fries is sure to please. These potatoes are seasoned with a variety of spices like onion, garlic, paprika, salt, and pepper. They are simple to prepare...
  • Grilled vegetables to go with grilled meats
    Grilled vegetables to go with grilled meats
    If you we with me yesterday, I mentioned that this week I would be giving recipes that would be fitting for the upcoming Memorial Day weekend or anytime this grilling season. I gave a recipe yesterday for "Backyard Potato Salad", which...
  • Patriotic salads, red white and blue vegetables, Memorial Day recipes
    Patriotic salads, red white and blue vegetables, Memorial Day recipes
    At Memorial Day or Fourth of July picnics, you can usually find patriotic cookies, flag cakes and red,white and blue fruit. But what about red white and blue vegetable? Here are patriotic salads recipes, RWB appetizers and American themed veggie...
  • Book review: 'Mrs. Wheelbarrow's Practical Pantry' revives the lost art of canning
    Book review: 'Mrs. Wheelbarrow's Practical Pantry' revives a lost art
    Our forbearers canned the fruits of their harvest out of necessity. Lacking the modern transportation that today has all but obliterated the word, “seasonal,” they “put up” jars upon jars of the bounty of their gardens,...
  • Sometimes parents have to be sneaky about vegetables
    New cookbook offers easy ways to sneak vegetables into your child's diet
    It's a struggle that very likely goes back to the beginning of time -- parents trying to get their kids to try (and like) healthy foods.Now Leann Forst, a board certified holistic health practitioner, is offering some new tools for those...
  • Old South Pearl Street Farmers Market
    Old South Pearl Street Farmers Market Denver
    Old South Pearl Street Farmers’ MarketS. Pearl St.Denver, CO 80210www.southperalstreet.comThere are a number of fantastic farmers’ markets to choose from in the Denver area, and visiting any this summer will promise fresh, juicy...
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