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Hello, Holidays–and Brussels Sprouts

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Remember the Brussels sprouts you turned up your nose at as a child? Turns out they’re delicious braised or slow-roasted since that brings out the sweetness of these tiny nutrient-packed, cabbage-like heads that are in season in December. Discover easy ways to prepare Brussels sprouts for holiday guests or just to enjoy yourself. If the Bacon Braised Brussels Sprouts don’t win you over to the sprout-loving side, nothing will. Inspire your big holiday dinner planning this month by downloading the December 2016 Good Food Calendar to your desktop. Just click on the ideal version for your screen and then choose save/download. 2560 x 1600 1920 x 1080 1366 x 768 1280 x 1024 Not sure how to change your desktop […]

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How to Make Your Own Chai Concentrate

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Close your eyes and imagine your perfect Autumn afternoon. Now, imagine that in the midst of your apple-picking, leaf-crunching, sweater-wearing merriment, you’re sipping on a warm, fragrant chai latte. It takes the daydream to a whole new level, right? Rather than dashing off to your nearest coffee shop to grab a cup, open up the spice cabinet and make a batch of chai concentrate so you can have a perfectly spiced, creamy chai whenever the craving strikes. Free of refined sugar and preservatives, this simple recipe can be easily adapted to your tastebuds. Do you like more spice, a tad more sugar? Have you ever wondered what a goat’s milk chai latte would taste like? Start with this recipe for […]

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Let’s Talk Turkey: How to Thaw the Holiday Bird

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As much as we look forward to gathering with friends and family around a table laden with our favorite foods, we have to admit that Thanksgiving can be pretty overwhelming, especially the big bird. How much turkey do you need? How do you thaw this thing properly to make sure you don’t serve your guests a turkeysicle? Thankfully, we know a few tricks to help you tame that wild bird. If you’re planning to have a perfectly roasted turkey gracing the center of your table this year, you’ll be delighted to know we still have Organic Prairie frozen turkeys that you can order now at the Shop to get delivered by the holiday. But how do you select the right size? We’re […]

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Give Thanksgiving Sides a Makeover

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If you’re a bit bored by some traditional (OK, bland) Thanksgiving dishes, why not spice it up a bit this year? Impress the more adventurous eaters at your table with these easy but eclectic twists on classic mashed potatoes, stuffing, and green beans. All your guests will be wowed—we promise. Looking for more twists on traditional Thanksgiving dishes? Find inspiration in our roundup of recipes for Cranberry Mole, Salted Caramel Apple Mason Jar Lid Pies, and other creative holiday sides and desserts. Download this infographic.Embed Our Infographic On Your Site!Image Width%px<img src="https://blog.doortodoororganics.com/colorado/files/2016/11/DTDO-Infog-ThanksgivingSides-v2-1-255×1024.jpg" alt="Give Thanksgiving Sides a Makeover – An Infographic from Door to Door Organics Great Lakes" width="100%" class="infographic_embedder" /><p class="infographic_attr">Embedded from <a href="https://blog.doortodoororganics.com/greatlakes/give-thanksgiving-sides-makeover/" target="_blank">Door to Door Organics Great Lakes</a></p><img […]

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3 Genius Grilled Cheese Makeovers

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Chilly weather screams for gooey grilled cheese, the ultimate comfort food. We suggest stepping up your sandwich game and going gourmet with these three mouthwatering melts.

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How to Make Overnight Oats 6 Ways

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When it comes to a healthy breakfast, oatmeal is a top-notch choice. Not thrilled about the cooking part? Meet overnight oats. Filled with good-for-you ingredients and easily adapted to delight everyone from your picky toddler to your equally picky partner, these oats will soon become a family favorite. Just stir, refrigerate, and enjoy—it’s that easy! Overnight Oats, 6 Delicious Ways Just like its stove-top predecessor, this method of prepping oats is endlessly customizable. From bright lemony oats studded with strawberries to creamy peanut butter oats topped with bananas, there’s a creative combination for everyone. We’ve got 6 ways to enjoy this easy breakfast. Start with your base You’ll need: • 1/3 cup Greek yogurt • 1/2 cup rolled oats • […]

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8 Effortless Salads That Won’t Leave You Hungry

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Stuck in a salad rut? If you’re looking for ways to mix up your lunch routine with easy-to-make, delicious-to-eat salads, Registered Dietitian Rachel Patterson of Relay Foods has some ideas for you. Packed with good-for-you veggies, fruits, and proteins, these satisfying salads will get you through the afternoon. Kale, Apple, and Walnut Salad This salad makes an easy chop-and-toss lunch. With nutrient-rich kale and apples, sweet dates, protein-packed kale, and a light lemon dressing, it’s a delightfully delicious and satisfying meal. Long afternoon ahead? Add chicken for a little extra staying power. Get the recipe. Earthy Greek Salad Loaded with flavorful vegetables, this salad is made hearty with rich avocado, crunchy cashews, and creamy goat cheese. Get the recipe. Fennel and Apple Salad […]

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