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Beachy Keen: Warm Getaways From NYC

offMetro.com | Posted 01.23.2017 | Travel
offMetro.com

To find more beautiful destinations, visit offMetro.com. For a relaxing winter retreat, we like these four destinations because they're hot, beautifu...

How to Navigate The Farmer's Market Like A Chef

Brando de Oliveira | Posted 08.05.2016 | Taste
Brando de Oliveira

Each week, I stroll through the market scavenging for the best produce for our menu. I covet these summer months when the market is brimming with rows of golden cherry tomatoes, giant squashes, and ripe peaches. These open-air markets bring me back to Tuscany--especially when I see rows of bright sunflowers, or girasoli. To capitalize on these last summer days, I'm using this post to point out some of my favorite seasonal produce, and a few tips on how to navigate the market like a chef.

6 Favorite Seasonal Fruits and Vegetables

Mehmet Oz, M.D. | Posted 05.17.2016 | Healthy Living
Mehmet Oz, M.D.

The warmer weather also means the opening of farmers markets, which offer fresh, flavorful and nutrient-rich fruits and vegetables. What should you be looking out for this summer? Here are a few of my favorites that I've been waiting for all winter.

Everything Old Is New Again: Why You Want to Eat Heirlooms

Neil Zevnik | Posted 04.27.2016 | Taste
Neil Zevnik

Some of my earliest (and happiest) memories of childhood are associated with the huge vegetable garden that sprawled at the back of our property.

Majestic Munching in Madrid

Rick Steves | Posted 04.20.2016 | Travel
Rick Steves

You know I love industrial-age market halls rejuvenated into trendy food circuses. Come along with me as I follow local Madrid guide, Nygil Murrel, on...

Planning a 308-Acre Park for Raleigh

J. Michael Welton | Posted 01.28.2017 | Arts
J. Michael Welton

Breathtaking seems the best adjective for the 308-acre Dix property Raleigh recently acquired from the state of North Carolina for $52 million. The only aspect more breathtaking than its size, scope and beauty is how far-reaching a challenge this rolling, wooded landscape presents the city.

Are Farmers Market Eggs Really Worth It, And Do They Taste Better?

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 08.02.2015 | Taste

Is a $7 or $8 dozen of eggs from the farmers' market worth the cost? It's a complicated question that elicits a touch of science and a whole lot of op...

Why Farmers Markets Are the Heartbeat of a Community (And the Best Fish You've Never Had)

Teri Turner | Posted 07.28.2016 | Green
Teri Turner

Trudy loves taking the drive every Friday morning, starting early at 3:30 a.m. as she leaves the house, and described the experience almost as a meditation, sharing a nostalgically personal moment.

Farmers Market Summer Veggie Roast

Dough Mamma | Posted 07.12.2016 | Taste
Dough Mamma

Roasted vegetables are actually a very satisfying meal all on their own. I know some of you may be saying "meh, I'd rather have a burger," but when seasonal vegetables are roasted just right, they can truly be satiating.

Are We Eating Our Veggies Yet?

Ayala Laufer-Cahana, M.D. | Posted 06.18.2016 | Healthy Living
Ayala Laufer-Cahana, M.D.

We're advised again and again to eat more veggies -- at least 2.5 cups of them each day, preferably much more. A new report from the U.S. Department ...

There's A Fast New Way To Find Farmers Markets Near You

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 06.17.2015 | Taste

Are you looking for a farmers market in Missoula, Montana that sells both eggs and cut flowers? How about one in Birmingham, Alabama that accepts food...

The Best Ways To Save Money At The Farmers' Market

Posted 07.08.2015 | OWN

Pros from two of the country's biggest greenmarkets share their secrets. By Lynn Andriani Like Us On Facebook | Follow Us On Twitter...

The Spirit of Community Giving

Geoff Livingston | Posted 05.07.2016 | Impact
Geoff Livingston

This week during Give Local America (May 5 and 6), 120 communities and 9,000 nonprofits raised more than $68 million from 375,000 gifts to help their ...

One Website Is Making It Easier For Food To Get From Farm To Table

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 04.22.2015 | Taste

While it may be overused, the phrase "farm-to-table" is more than just a buzzword -- it represents an important cultural shift over the past 10 years ...

Indra Devi Was Not Just a Nice Old Lady

Lionel Rolfe | Posted 06.17.2015 | Los Angeles
Lionel Rolfe

Michelle has written well and honestly about Indra and the cast of characters who make up the Yogas in the East and the West. She describes how Indra could be variously charming, sympathetic and warm, but also ambitious and ruthless.

Young Entrepreneur Market Means Business for Teenage Entrepreneurs in Cleveland, Ohio

Steve Mariotti | Posted 03.22.2015 | Education
Steve Mariotti

The movement away from big retailers towards local entrepreneurs is a good one. It benefits the consumer because as the market grows, the consumer has more choices--to buy locally grown food, handmade products, or artisanal work once very difficult to find.

People Against GMOs Don't Know What GMO Means

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 10.09.2014 | Comedy

What is a GMO? Is it good for you? Is it bad for you? Is it just OMG backwards? To get the scoop, Jimmy Kimmel sent a camera crew to a local far...

Clean Your Home With Farmers Market Finds

Saudia Davis | Posted 09.23.2014 | HuffPost Home
Saudia Davis

As the founder of an eco-friendly cleaning company, I can't help but use some of those glorious farmers market finds to create effective (and economical) DIY cleaning solutions. Here are 5 farmers market products that are cleaning powerhouses.

Jacüterie: Local Charcuterie At A New Farmers' Market

Anne Maxfield | Posted 09.21.2014 | Taste
Anne Maxfield

This farmer was carefully putting out some of the prettiest lettuce to go along with the usual summer squashes.

Every Type Of Person You'll See At The Farmers Market

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 04.23.2014 | Taste

From the stroller pusher to the person who touches everything.

Greenpoint Farmers Market Moves Indoors for Winter

Laurie Freyer | Posted 03.08.2014 | New York
Laurie Freyer

The winter space did feel different, but I was happy to be out of the cold rain for a change. In the end I was just glad to get my eggs, apples, potatoes, pickles and bread. So what if the winter market feels less like a little taste of the country and more like a church bazaar?

Thinking Organic? Think Again

Food Politic | Posted 02.17.2014 | Home
Food Politic

Consumers get warm and fuzzy feelings about organic foods and are willing to shell out a lot of money to make their organic dreams come true. But is all this praise justified?

Escarole and Pomegranate Salad

Maria Rodale | Posted 01.28.2014 | Taste
Maria Rodale

Once my nephew had a girlfriend from Spain. For the holidays, they brought an escarole and pomegranate salad to dinner that I've been wanting to make ...

Gundamentalists

Rick Horowitz | Posted 11.23.2013 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

The Navy Yard. The Farmers Market. The Second Amendment......

The Produce You Want to Eat in July

Blue Apron | Posted 07.15.2013 | Taste
Blue Apron

Bringing the farm stand to you.