Category Archives: Fruits and Vegetables

Roasted Beets

I love beets – and they are so good for you. Beets contain compounds that lower blood pressure and have anti-inflammatory properties. Not to mention they taste delicious! Here is a super easy way to make them. Just wrap and … Continue reading

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Wild Mushroom Omelet

This recipe works great with any kind of mushroom, but wild mushrooms add a smokey, earthy flavor that just can’t be beat! For this recipe, the wild mushroom we used were chanterelles, but you can use morels, lobster mushrooms, porcini … Continue reading

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It’s National Cherry Popsicle Day!

Cherry Popsicle. I remember always wanting the red one. It was sweet and cool and delicious. Well did you know there is a day to celebrate this wonder? The origin of the popsicle goes back to the early 1900s. An … Continue reading

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Mixed Berries Crisp

Summer berries… One of the best parts of summer for me are the berries that grow here in the Northwest. Blackberries are everywhere! And there are u-picks for blueberries and raspberries too. But I AM the lazy gastronome. I bought … Continue reading

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National Avocado Day

It’s National Avocado Day! These luscious green fruit are so good for you! Chock full of vitamins, minerals and good fats (the kind that balance your cholesterol). They also help your body absorb fat-soluble vitamins like vitamin K, D, A … Continue reading

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