Tag: watermelon

5 Ways to Wow with Watermelon

by in Healthy Recipes, In Season, August 15, 2013

Got an endless supply of this quintessential summer fruit? Here are some refreshing new ways to use it up. #1: Make Real Sorbet Most watermelon sorbets have no actual watermelon in sight! The real deal couldn’t be easier to make. Recipe: Tropical Watermelon Sorbet #2: Add to Salsa Add a fresh and juicy crunch toRead more

Eating By Color: Red

by in Healthy Tips, February 10, 2011

Try to eat various colored food throughout the day. Each color contains different nutrients which are important to maintain a healthy diet. We told you all about the importance of eating orange-colored foods. February is Valentine’s Day and Heart Health month, so red seemed like the perfect color to cover.

Spotlight Recipes: Sweet and Savory Watermelon

by in Healthy Recipes, August 5, 2010

It’s a common myth that watermelon isn’t good for you. Despite a candy-like taste and high water content, it’s packed with nutrients.

Weekly Bits: Cool Java Tricks, Sweet & Savory Melon and More

by in Reader Tips & Comments, August 8, 2009

Last week, you (the readers) shared great tips on healthier chicken salad recipes and making baby food at home. This week: DIY frozen treats, the perfect cold brew and creative ways to dress up your watermelon.

Spotlight Recipe: Strawberry Watermelon Slush

by in Healthy Recipes, June 23, 2009

Here’s a drink to toast summer’s arrival. Made from two fruits that are coming into season, this icy “slush” is perfect for company or just a quick refresher with a friend.