It’s that time of year again! Summer is here, or rather, a few short days away, marking the return of many of the city’s farmer’s markets and their bounties of fresh and local summer fruits and vegetables. Don’t want to miss your favorites? Here’s a quick guide to the summer’s harvests. Summer Guide to Philly’s Farmer’s Markets:
Ah, spring produce is finally here! I don't know about you guys but I've had about all the apples, pears and winter citrus I can handle for a while. It's time for some variety. When it comes to the best of spring produce here's what to choose, how to pick the best of the best and a few seasonal recipes to boot:
These days it seems everyone from Gwyneth to your Dad is pushing the benefits of fresh juice. Perhaps you've tried a juice cleanse yourself or maybe you are on the other end of the spectrum and the sight of the "green stuff" makes you ill. I'm certainly not a health care professional nor a dietitian but what I've found when it comes to juicing is... moderation is key. (Duh?!) Here are 5 reasons to get your juice on, plus why too much of a good thing ain't always a good thang.