vegetables

  1. Cooking & Entertaining

    Edible gardens: Growing microgreens indoors

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    The latest culinary craze for gourmands everywhere is microgreens. Not to be confused with germinated seeds known as sprouts,...
  2. Outdoor Living

    Veggies at the First Thanksgiving

    We all know the story of that first Thanksgiving in Plymouth in 1621. Did you ever wonder what was really on the table? Here's a...
  3. Outdoor Living

    Healthy Dog Veggies

    With so many people turning to organic dog foods made from whole foods, it's not a bad time to think about making homemade food...
  4. Outdoor Living

    Broccoli vs. Cauliflower

    Broccoli and cauliflower are so similar in how they look and how they grow. Heck, they're even often served together. So, it's easy...
  5. Quick & Easy Recipes

    3 Ways to serve zucchini

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    If you grow zucchini in your garden, you know it usually shows up quickly and abundantly. Soon after you pick your first veggie,...
  6. Quick & Easy Recipes

    4 Ways to serve green beans

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    Green beans are the key ingredient in many dinnertime sides, holiday casseroles and summer salads. They are relatively easy to grow...
  7. Quick & Easy Recipes

    How to steam your favorite vegetables

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    Steaming is one of the healthiest ways to prepare vegetables. It helps keep them fresh-tasting and crisp -- plus, steaming makes...
  8. Quick & Easy Recipes

    3 Ways to serve carrots

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    As it turns out, Mom was right: Carrots are good for your eyes as well as the rest of you. Good thing they taste so good. They’re...
  9. Quick & Easy Recipes

    7 Delicious vegetable recipes

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    Summer is the season for fresh food. Backyard gardens and farmers markets are filled with brightly-colored veggies ready for the...
  10. Healthy Recipes

    How many vegetables should kids eat each day?

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    Determining the proper nutrient consumption for your kids isn't always a cut-and-dried proposition. If you’re wondering how many...
  11. Quick & Easy Recipes

    4 Eggplant recipes we love

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    Eggplant is a versatile vegetable that lends itself to many different styles of cooking and a variety of courses. Its peak season is...
  12. Outdoor Living

    Very Large Vegetables

    If you're planning to enter some of your garden harvest in your State Fair , you better go big or go home! It's no surprise that...
  13. Healthy Recipes

    DASH diet ranks best overall

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    Whether you’re trying to shed a few pounds for bathing suit season or you’re on a mission to reduce your risk of weight-related...
  14. Diet

    Antioxidant power: Polyphenols and why you need them

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    You’ve surely heard about antioxidants and how important they are in the makeup of your healthy diet, but have you heard of...
  15. Outdoor Living

    Growing Rhubarb

    Known for its use in pies and jellies, rhubarb is an easy-to-grow summer vegetable that does best in cooler climates. Red, stalky...
  16. Outdoor Living

    E. coli and Produce

    The recent outbreak of E. coli bacteria in Europe has already been linked to 16 deaths, causing a frightening situation for anyone...
  17. Cooking & Entertaining

    Healthy pasta recipes for summer

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    If you’re searching for a fast and healthy way to feed your family this summer, dig into the fun array of pasta shapes and the...
  18. Outdoor Living

    Organic Produce Myths

    Many people are choosing to go organic in the grocery store and in their own gardens. While organic foods have their benefits, the...
  19. Outdoor Living

    What Not to Grow in a Small Garden

    If you have plenty of space, there's no limit to the variety and quantity of vegetables that you can grow. In smaller gardens ,...
  20. Cooking & Entertaining

    Tonight's Dinner: Asian Vegetables and Potstickers

    Potstickers are a delicious appetizer before any Chinese dinner: add a few egg rolls and you've got a great spread to keep guests...