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Seasonal Produce Pairings

By Jill Holter on June 17, 2016 0 Comment
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Fresh ways to serve up the season’s hottest flavors. Burrata Made from either cow or buffalo milk, burrata is a variety of fresh mozzarella cheese  formed into a pouch and filled with soft, stringy curd and cream. Cutting into a ball of burrata releases the creamy interior, and eating burrata is often described as “eating […]Read More »

Top 10 Healthy, Easy Meals for a Busy Season

By Constance Carlson on December 14, 2015 0 Comment
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The holiday season is in full swing! Everywhere you turn, there’s a concert, party or gift exchange. Families, friends and neighbors are all bustling about baking treats, wrapping gifts, crossing off lists and making one more trip to the store. Knowing time is a precious commodity, we’ve compiled a list of healthy, easy meal ideas […]Read More »

Celebrate Squash with Easy, Simple Meal Ideas

By Renee Whisnant on December 6, 2015 0 Comment
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  Big squash, little squash, blue-green squash, striped squash. No, it’s not a Dr. Seuss book – we’re in the co-op produce department! When it comes to local, late-season produce, squash is the perfect comfort food for wintry days and is incredibly versatile. Local real-food blogger Amanda Paa, herself a lover of squash, recently took over […]Read More »

Grilled Cheese & Homemade Tomato Soup: The Perfect Comfort Food for Fall

By Amy Haggerty on September 24, 2015 1 Comment
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Guest Post by Katie Parker of Veggie and the Beast With the arrival of chilly evenings and cooler weather, I’m craving comfort foods. Warm soup and a hot sandwich hit the spot. Personally I love that ultimate combo—homemade tomato soup and a grilled cheese sandwich. With local tomatoes and fresh basil in season at your […]Read More »

Breakfast Made Faster

By Amy Haggerty on August 24, 2015 0 Comment
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Back to school is here, and if you’re like me your mornings have resumed to school-year-frantic mode. Getting everyone dressed, gathering homework, packing lunches AND having time for breakfast can be a tough task. But with a little weekend prep these go-to breakfast ideas will make starting your weekdays healthier a little easier: Overnight Oats […]Read More »

Perfect Pairs for a Perfect Easy Meal

By Amy Haggerty on February 10, 2014 0 Comment
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Written by: Jen Hanson – Lakewinds Food Content Coordinator Lakewinds can help you with great “pairings” to make your meal planning, entertaining, and healthy living easy. Our product standards  ensure that no matter what you choose, you’re getting fresh, nutritious, healthy and safe options for your family. This month we focus on pairings for an easy […]Read More »