Tag: fruits

In most cases, eating breakfast is better than not eating it. If you’re at a healthy weight, have steady energy levels, and don’t currently eat breakfast, it may not be essential that you start. However, for most people, breakfast is a really healthful part of your overall diet. So the… Read More»

There are serious considerations when deciding between organic and non-organic produce. The first consideration that might come to mind is whether or not chemicals were used to treat the plants as they grew. The second is price. Here’s what you need to know about buying organic produce…and keeping tabs on your budget.

It’s officially summer! The longer summer days mean more time to get creative in the kitchen, while warmer temperatures make fruit- and veggie-focused fare the perfect complement for hot days and nights. Here are four of our favorite summer fruits and veggies, and what we love to do with them.

We both love eating seasonal fruits and vegetables and try to do it as much as possible. Not only is it better for the environment, but it also helps keep our diets naturally varied both in taste and nutrition. Here are some of the nutrition perks of each spring food, followed by some of our favorite recipes that use them!

Unless you’ve been living in a cave (ha ha), you’ve probably heard of the Paleo Diet. You might even know someone following it, be following it yourself, or maybe you’re considering giving it a try. Here’s what you need to know about this popular diet. The basics The Paleo Diet… Read More»

You head out to the farmer’s market and pick out your favorite fruits and veggies, and quickly head home to place your purchases in the aptly-labeled “fruit” and “vegetable” drawers. You open your fridge a few days later and find limp carrots, soggy greens, and moldy berries. What happened? The… Read More»