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In Season: Blueberries

by in In Season, June 30, 2009

Blueberries are a definitely healthy powerhouse — full of vitamin k, vitamin c, the mineral manganese and the mega-antioxidants, anthocyanidins. Here’s are some recipes to show some blueberry love, especially during National Blueberry Month!

In Season: Cherries

by in In Season, June 23, 2009

With more than 900 cherry varieties available around the world, there is no excuse not to dig into these sweet little morsels now that they’re coming into season. At only 85 calories a cup, they’re a healthy treat.

Market Watch: Bok Choy

by in Farmers' Market Finds, Healthy Recipes, June 18, 2009

One cup of raw bok choy has only 9 calories, but includes 63% of your daily vitamin A and more than 50% of your vitamin C needs. It also has calcium and iron — talk about a nutrient-rich leafy green!

Market Watch: Red Russian Kale

by in Farmers' Market Finds, Healthy Recipes, June 10, 2009

The Red Russian variety is a sweet, tender and mild kale that you probably won’t find at your grocery store, but if you scour the farmers’ market it might turn up. Try these recipes.

Market Watch: Green Gooseberry Jam

by in Farmers' Market Finds, Healthy Recipes, June 1, 2009

Between my CSA share and local farmers market, I’m surrounded by the best of local foods from now until December. Sometimes I come across some unusual finds. The latest gem: green gooseberry jam.