~I had been curious about Thrive Market, a website where you can buy everything organic, vegan, paleo, gluten-free, etc. since I saw a commercial for it a while ago. I was just as excited shopping online as I was shopping at Fresh Thyme (which I need to visit again). Not only could you buy food, there was… Continue reading Here goes nothing: Shopping on Thrive Market
~I hope everyone had a delightful Thanksgiving feast with family and friends yesterday. While farro was not on the menu, I wish it was. I was introduced to this ancient grain by my mom, who cooked it as a side dish to a tasty pork chop dinner a few nights back. I had never tried… Continue reading Once upon a time, in a land farro farro away…
~News broke recently that the grocery chain Aldi will be going in the direction of fully organic by banning 8 pesticides from its products starting at the beginning of the new year. Which makes Aldi an even cooler store to shop at! I love Aldi for their low prices and their special buys, those certain… Continue reading Aldi goes Organic
~I'm backtracking to VeggieFest because I forgot to mention this delicious mango nectar I picked up while there. Before I sat and listened to Mr. Singh's speech, I stumbled upon this stand that was handing out free sample of mango juice (or what I thought was mango juice). I sipped it and immediately took a… Continue reading Wanna Tango with a Mango?
~Whenever I think of beets, I think of my aunt's pickled beets she would make for Thanksgiving, and the lengths I would go to avoid them. There they were, sitting in the dish leaking their red juices staining the dish a deep red. Even thinking about it now a stink face appears. But after having… Continue reading Turn the Beet Around