Potato

Potato Hints and Tips

  Purchasing and Storing Potatoes Purchasing Potatoes: When shopping for potatoes, look for potatoes that are firm and smooth.  Avoid potatoes with wrinkled or wilted skins, soft dark areas, cut … Continued

Produce storage

Produce Storage Bags – Getting Ahead with Your Lettuce

  Lettuce leaves me frustrated.  Bananas are ripe for making me angry.  I buy broccoli and cauliflower but I cannot seem to get ahead.  Puns aside, produce buying drives me bonkers. … Continued

Strawberry Hints and Tips Guide

What is the first thought that comes to your mind, when you think of strawberries? It is probably of a mouth-watering dessert of strawberries mixed with fresh cream?  There’s nothing … Continued

Tomatoes

Tomatoes – Learn About Tomatoes

      Tomatoes – Learn About Tomatoes:  Technically a tomato is a fruit, since it is the ripened ovary of a plant.  In 1893, the supreme court ruled in … Continued

Vegetable Buying Guide

Vegetable Buying Guide First Rule – Demand Freshness! Hints and tips on choosing the freshest produce at the market.  Learn how to get the most for your money and how … Continued