Let Us Eat More Lettuce

Let Us Eat More Lettuce
It can be challenging to get your kids to eat more vegetables. Monica Irwin, creator of Veggie Buds Club, shares some fun snacks and activities that will get your kids eating more lettuce. Lettuce Stamps (use the base of a head of romaine lettuce, dip in washable paint, and stamp on paper) Lettuce Hide & Seek (place 3 lettuce leaves...

Amp Up Your Grill Game

Amp Up Your Grill Game
You can’t have a proper backyard camp out without pulling out the grill.  Our self-proclaimed “Grill Master” (and our boss) Mandy Tadych shows us some products and tricks to kick your grill game up a notch. Olive Grove Burgers Recipe & Deal Click here for the Rosemary Smoked Burger recipe. Olive Grove Olive Oil Summer BBQ...

Tasty Go-To Meals

Tasty Go-To Meals
Having easy yet tasty go-to meals is essential during the summer.  One way you can simplify your meal prep is by buying those pre-packaged salads.  Coborns registered dietitian shares creative and healthy ways to use those salad kits. Recipes: Braised Summertime Romaine Crostini Sweet Kale Crostini Blueberry Walnut Salad with...

Minnesota Ice

Minnesota Ice
On Tuesday, March 17th, Minnesota restaurants had to close their doors to the public.  It wasn’t just those establishments that took a financial hit – all of their suppliers did too.  Elizabeth met up with Minnesota Ice and found out how, instead of wallowing in their own misfortune they decided to reach out and help other businesses.

DIY Marinades

DIY Marinades
Marinades are a great way to add extra flavor to your vegetables, chicken, kebobs, or just about anything on the grill.  Chef Jessica Tijerina shows us how easy it is to make marinades at home. Mexican Marinade Yield: Marinade for 1-pound meat, meat substitute or vegetable 1 cup olive oil 2 garlic cloves, peeled and sliced 1 chipotle...

Fruit and Vegetable Wash

Fruit and Vegetable Wash
How do you get your kids to eat more fruits and vegetables? The answer is easy…make them taste better!  Washing your produce in Fruit & Vegetable Wash not only gets your produce tasting better, it extends its shelf life too. Elizabeth spoke to the inventor of the Fruit and Vegetable Wash and President and Owner of Life’s Pure...

Preserving Your Produce

Preserving Your Produce
With longer periods of time between shopping trips, the produce you buy could start going bad.  The cooking show Keeping Up with Coco and Lala has creative ways to use more of those veggies and tricks to make the produce last longer.