Garden to Kitchen: Carrot Apple Ginger Soup

Looking for a fresh, healthy and easy meal idea? Well look no further. Soup is a great option year-round, especially when you have fresh-from-the-garden produce like the carrots we’re harvesting now.

Garden to Kitchen: Spring Detox Smoothie

Looking at the calendar and the weather, spring is in the air indeed! With the fresh weather of the new season, this is a great time to get a fresh start and do some “spring cleaning.”

The 2015 Dirty Dozen: Pesticides, Produce & Your Health

Today the Environmental Working Group released its annual ranking of the most pesticide-laden produce, otherwise known as “The Dirty Dozen.” Their report, The Shoppers Guide to Pesticides in Produce, calculates that USDA tests found a total 165 different pesticides on thousands of fruit and vegetable samples.

Garden to Kitchen: Cranberry Apricot Chutney

I’m making this today to bring to our Thanksgiving gathering. For years we ate cranberry sauce from a can, and then a dear friend introduced me to this recipe, and I’ve never gone back.