Archive for February, 2015

5 Easy Ways to Put Extra Produce to Great Use!

5 ways to put extra produce to great use

Got extra produce? You’ve got a healthy, budget-friendly meal in the making! Use these 5 simple recipe “equations” to add together whatever you have on hand. We guarantee the edible “sum” will be even tastier than its produce parts! You can make produce-packed soups, quesadillas, meatloaf, quiches and casseroles too! There are an endless amount of cool concoctions you can make with your leftover produce, so be bold and don’t be afraid to mix it (all) up.

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Ozuké: Bringing Fermented Foods to Life in Colorado

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If you’ve ever eaten sourdough bread, yogurt, or sauerkraut, you’ve enjoyed some form of fermented food. One variety called lacto-fermentation creates foods that are literally alive with probiotic microbes, which aids in digestion and absorption of nutrients. Often slightly fizzy, they also tend to boast spunky, downright sassy flavor. “Kids really like our foods,” says Mara King, resident chef and COO of Ozuké, a Lafayette, Colo.-based company that excels at all things pickled. Mara and her founding business partner, Willow King (no relation), love offering samples of their organic foods at local farmer’s markets and watching kids (and grownups) try fermented foods for the first time. It was this excitement of creating kimchi and live, raw kraut in their home kitchens—and […]

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Call First Dibs on Our Local Farm Box!

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Update for 2016 Local Growing Season: Everybody loves local, so this year, we’ll be including more local organic produce in our regular weekly Bitty Box, as well as other-sized boxes. On average, 2 to 6 local items will be featured in our boxes each week during the local season. So you will not see a Local Farm Box option, but your regular box will be brimming with local from late June through early October. How do we get through chilly fall and winter days? By daydreaming of hot summer days and the sweet, local produce they bring. Nothing tastes as fresh and sweet and inviting as fruits and veggies that grew up close to home. And what could be better […]

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Do you avoid reading instruction manuals like the plague? Great, because we’re here to save you time, not waste it. Here’s our 12 best tips to make your shopping experience with us as seamless, speedy & money-saving as possible! 1. Simplify shopping & get it done in minutes. Add your family’s go-to foods to your order & they’ll arrive in each delivery without you lifting a finger so you’ll never run out. To add milk, eggs, bread & other staple foods to your order, just click the shopping cart icon with a curved tail, and poof, your goodies will all show up with your produce box week after week. It’s that simple! 2. Take us up on our Joy Delivered […]

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