Archive for October, 2016

How to Make Overnight Oats 6 Ways

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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Easy Homemade Pumpkin Butter

Ah, fall. The air is crisp, the leaves are changing, and pumpkins are ripe and ready to be consumed in a myriad of ways—in pies, baked goods, lattes, and curries. While you’re adding every pumpkin recipe known to mankind to your fall bucket list, make sure to add this easy pumpkin butter to the very top. Low in refined sugar, it can be made with a handful of ingredients and one pot. Making it is easy—you’ll need one pot and a handful of ingredients. The result? A house that smells of fall and a jar of spicy, sweet pumpkin butter. Spread it on toast or waffles, freshly baked bread, or store it in jars to give away as homemade gifts. […]

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5 Tips to Simplify Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is one of our favorite holidays because it’s all about cooking and sharing Good Food with people you love. But with all that family and food around, something is bound to get lost in the chaos. Let us help you make your Thanksgiving a little easier with these five tips. Preorder your fresh turkey early Waiting until the last minute to settle your main course for Thanksgiving is a huge source of stress. Reserve your bird today to get a fresh, vegetarian-fed, antibiotic- and hormone-free turkey delivered right to your door a few days before Thanksgiving. Our birds come from Plainville Farms and they sell out fast. Preorder today with a $5 deposit before these birds fly the coop! […]

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A Healthier Halloween: 5 Fun Sweet Treats

Does the thought of your children chowing down on a bowl full of Halloween candy give you the shivers? There’s no need to hide the costumes or close the curtains on All Hallow’s Eve. We’ve rounded up recipes for not-scary treats that are guaranteed to delight your kids. And they’re made with lots of whole-food ingredients and without tons of added sugar, so you’ll love them, too! Ghoul Grins Ingredients: 2 red apples Peanut butter Mini marshmallows Directions: Cut apples into eighths. Spread peanut butter on the inside of two slices. Sandwich a line of mini marshmallows along the red edge of the apple slice. Bam! Apple smiles! Bloody Bandaids Ingredients: 1 package graham crackers Cream cheese Raspberry or strawberry preserves […]

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Why Are Avocado Prices So High Right Now?

  If you’re making a big batch of guacamole for game day, you might have noticed that the prices for our organic avocados are considerably higher than what you’re used to seeing. As avocado fanatics, we’re disappointed, too, and we wanted to let you know why the prices have gone up. A poor growing season in California already caused prices to surge earlier this year. Now that California’s avocado season is over, we rely on imports from Mexico to supply avocados at this time of year. Currently, Mexican growers are withholding the avocado harvest until they can negotiate a better deal from packers. There’s been virtually no harvest since the end of September. As a result, the wholesale price is two to four […]

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