Archive for August, 2013

Out-of-the-Box Back-to-School Lunch Ideas

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Back-to-school means back to hectic schedules for you and your kids. Between working long hours and shuttling kiddos to school and various activities, when are you supposed to find the time to pack healthy lunches? Relying on highly processed foods or the school’s lunch may save time but it can impact your child’s ability to focus in class. Did you know that processed foods have been linked to attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)? A recent study reports reduced ADHD symptoms in 78% of kids who cut out chemical-laden foods, so stick to whole foods and your child’s focus and hyperactivity issues may improve. Chef Chris offers these quick ideas and time-saving tips that will make lunchtime fun again for […]

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7 Tips to Make Fruits & Veggies Last Longer [Infographic]

Nurturing fruits and veggies doesn’t end at the farm. Door to Door Organics offers these quick storage tips to keep your produce from spoiling too quickly. Did you know that you can keep your tomatoes free of bruises if you store ’em upside down? Or that chopping off the tops of carrots helps them retain their nutrients longer? Discover where your favorite fruits and veggies store best to keep them fresh and flavorful longer. Soon you’ll be throwing out less food and saving money. [Click here for full size version]                                                             […]

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Meet One of Our Favorite Local Foodies

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We’re passionate about Good Food at Door to Door Organics. And we love people who love food. We’re always on the hunt for food bloggers who are just as passionate as we are. Ashley over at Edible Perspective has become one of our favorite Colorado bloggers who contributes recipes to the Kitchen. When her posts arrive in my inbox, it always seems to be lunchtime! She graciously sat down to share her story and love of food. What compelled you to take pictures of your food and write about cooking? When we first moved from North Carolina to Colorado, we were living with my husband’s brother and were without jobs. To thank my brother-in-law and sister-in-law for their generous hospitality, […]

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Indulge in Summer’s Sweetest Fruit

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As we head into the steamy heat of August, we’re realizing that autumn is creeping closer. So spend this month crossing things off your summer bucket list while you still can. First on our list: Savoring summer’s tastiest peaches that are at their peak in August. We highly recommend letting the juice run down your chin as you bite into this sweet treat. Or add peaches to unexpected dishes like a grilled cheese sammie or turn ‘em into a sweet and spicy barbecue sauce. As reminder to savor summer before it leaves us, download the August 2013 Good Food Calendar to your desktop. Just click on the ideal version for your screen and save/download. 1920 x 1080 1680 x 1050 […]

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