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10 meat-free items worth seeking out at Summerfest

Published July 2, 2019

I don't know anyone who heads off to Summerfest with the express mission of tracking down a delicious, healthful salad. I certainly don't. But I know a great many people who would like to enjoy their festival experience and eat moderately healthful things at the same time. This is for those people.


Harvest cucumbers for slicing and pickling

Published Sept. 3, 2018

It's all about timing when harvesting cucumbers for eating fresh or preserving as dill or sweet pickles. Picking these low-calorie vegetables ensures the best flavor, greatest nutritional value and suitability for pickling.


Save money and reduce waste with Imperfect produce delivery

Published July 6, 2018

One out of every five fruits and veggies grown in the U.S. don't meet consumers' cosmetic expectations. And those crooked carrots, skinny asparagus spears and irregular oranges are often relegated to the trash. But Imperfect Produce is trying to change that.


Grow a bountiful garden and share with the hungry

Published March 10, 2018

Once you've experienced the benefits of sharing fresh produce with the hungry in your community, you are likely to find yourself making regular donations of garden fresh fruits and veggies to those in need ... and feeling great about it, too.

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Champ Change

Wednesday September 7th, 2011 - Fox Lake, IL   I’ve been keeping up with my diet and exercise plan, and I don’t think I could feel much better. I’ve made it a high level priority, and I’m learning to thoroughly enjoy not only the benefits, but the process as well...

Exotic Fruits and Vegetables

I nurture a love/hate relationship. I lean on her several times a day, actually. Sometimes, I get so frustrated and want to wring her neck, then miraculously she redeems herself and becomes my lifesaver. You might have met her. She goes by the name "Technology." All this week, my pers...

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