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The family that dines together, shines together

August 10th, 2014 | Filed under: Feeding Your Family

The results are in and they’re conclusive. Very conclusive. If you don’t think dining together as a family is important, think again.

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Of food, words and fun.

July 25th, 2014 | Filed under: Recipes

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There’s no shortage of food phrases and idioms in this world. In fact, they’re downright fun to discuss and research their origin.

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Fifth Generation Farm Continues Trend of Excellence Across Decades

July 17th, 2014 | Filed under: News, Sustainable Farming

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Owning and operating a farm takes a lot of time and patience, but it also provides significant memories.

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Let’s talk phytochemicals and rainbows

July 11th, 2014 | Filed under: Cooking, Health & Nutrition, News

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So, what exactly are phytochemicals, why are they so important to our diet, and how come they’re attracting quite a bit of scientific interest in the way of research and studies? Hmm, where do we begin? First off, phytochemicals are a very broad range of…

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World Cup

June 24th, 2014 | Filed under: Cooking, Health & Nutrition, News, Recipes

Well, it’s certainly been an entertaining and thrilling World Cup, and at this time of writing, we’re not even in the knockout round yet, and that’s certain to add intrigue, frayed nerves and possible euphoria for any soccer fan. It can’t possibly be a better…

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Always read your labels

June 17th, 2014 | Filed under: Health & Nutrition, News, Parents

Sometimes, you can walk down the aisles at your local grocery store and see people face down in the label of a soup can or a box of cereal. Other times, like in our case, you’ll see a person with their eye-glasses in one hand…

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Of fruits, vegetables and children

June 10th, 2014 | Filed under: Cooking, Health & Nutrition, Parents, Recipes

Well, it has arrived. Probably unbeknownst to many of us. June is National Fruit and Vegetable Month. It’s not just National Fruit Month or National Vegetable Month, no sir. Someone combined these two recognitions into one celebration that packs a pretty significant wallop. After all,…

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The secret to grilling potatoes

June 3rd, 2014 | Filed under: Cooking, Health & Nutrition, Recipes

Actually, there’s no secret at all, and that’s the beauty of grilling your favorite varieties of potatoes. In fact, all varieties do surprisingly well when grilled, and that’s why the kids love them. Unfortunately, we’re only able to grill potatoes for about six months a…

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