Tag: parsley

Grow Your Own: Herbs

by in In Season, June 2, 2010

They’re just tiny sprouts right now but in a few weeks the herbs in my garden will be flourishing. Growing your own herbs is so easy, there’s no reason not to give it a try. Here are some tips to get your started.

Spotlight Recipe: Garlic and Herb Tomatoes

by in Healthy Recipes, Tomatoes, July 27, 2009

Tomatoes are an excellent source of the antioxidant vitamin C and the fresh basil, parsley and thyme contribute vitamin K and potassium. The tomatoes in this salad are gently warmed, which enhances their sweetness and nicely complements chicken, fish or scrambled eggs.

Top 5 Herbs for Healthy Cooking

by in Healthy Tips, April 6, 2009

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again — herbs are an easy way to give low-cal flavor to many dishes. Better still, you add extra nutrients such as vitamins A and C, fiber and phytochemicals. Looking to explore? Here are our five favorites and ways to use them.