Have you ever wanted to bake one of those gorgeous fruit galettes you find in the bakery case? Well now you can with this cheater short cut. This fruit galette is Sunday Brunch- worthy. Using organic fruit from our FruitShare (of course), we created this beauty and you can too. Inspired by food network’s Sunny… Continue reading Organic Blueberry Plum Galette
Mangoes will be in season soon this spring! That means their sweet flavor and creamy texture will be available for all your favorite recipes (and for eating plain, of course!). Try this Mango Smoothie Recipe for a simple breakfast or even a filling snack. To make it a bit more creamy and cold, try freezing… Continue reading Mango Smoothie Recipe
Let’s be honest: everyone gets incredibly busy during the week and it can be difficult to eat healthy – especially when you have to feed the whole family! Sometimes, it seems easier to just head through the drive-thru window. We’re here to tell you that there’s a much better way. If you can dedicate a little… Continue reading Meal Planning for the Week Ahead
Fresh fruit gifts are a perfect gift for someone sweet. After all, Valentine’s Day is right around the corner (hint, guys – it’s next Friday!). Maybe your Valentine isn’t exactly the chocolate-and-flowers type. Maybe he or she is following a New Year’s Resolution to be healthier. Maybe you just need something unique and memorable that tastes delicious,… Continue reading Valentine’s Day Fresh Fruit Gifts
The season for holiday fruit recipes is upon us! The chill is in the air, the snow is on the ground here in Minneapolis, and it is truly beginning to look a lot like Christmas. That means we have festive fruit in season such as satsumas, clementines and grapefruit, along with apples and pears. And all of… Continue reading Holiday Fruit Recipes
When it comes to nutrition, it’s not like comparing apples to apples. Look below to see the differences between munching on an apple and some other common snacks based on four criteria. We’re not looking at vitamins, but instead at a couple of key indicators: calories, fat, fiber and sugar content in each snack. 1… Continue reading Comparing Apples to…Snack Foods?
We’ve all heard that obesity in the U.S. is at an all-time high and increasing, especially in children. Experts agree that we eat much too much sugar, which is contributing to this phenomenon. So, if we’re eating too much sugar, does that mean that we need to be concerned about the sugar in fruit? A… Continue reading Health Benefits of Eating Fruit