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Garden Frenemies

 Friends on your plate, Enemies in the garden  . . .  Garden Frenemies Some foods taste amazing when combined . . . after they leave the garden that is. Whether you have a large garden or a few pots growing on your porch, there are some plants you should not grow together. Non-Compatible Garden Mates […]

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Get Your SunnySide UP With Flower Eggs!

These will brighten anyone’s morning for sure! Simply slice various colors of Bell peppers, crack an egg in each one, add herbs, flip once and Voilà! A Flower Egg! We Love this idea and thought maybe you would too. Think about the smiling faces you will create with these. Can you think of another ingredient which […]

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Bell Peppers – Green, Yellow, Orange, Red & White

•QUESTION. If you leave green peppers on the vine do they turn red? Where do orange and yellow peppers fit in? Do they all start green, or are they from different seeds? ANSWER. Sweet bell peppers can be orange, yellow, red, purple, brown, black, ivory or green, depending on the stage of ripeness and the […]

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Roasted Sweet Potato Salad

Ingredients: 2 TBSP olive oil, ¼ tsp sea salt, ¼ tsp ground black pepper (optional), 2 lbs sweet potatoes, scrubbed and cut into 1-in chunks, 2 lg red bell peppers, cut into 1-in pieces, 2 TBSP white balsamic or white wine vinegar, 1 lb spinach or arugula, torn into bite-size pieces, Directions: 1. Preheat the […]

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