Sustainability is about ecology, economy and equity.- Ralph Bicknese

Summer Produce!

tumblr_m986a0QSKL1ro4ea2o1_500A few months ago we discussed Seattle’s spring fare. Well now that summer is upon us, I think we need an update. It’s the best time of year for fruits and vegetables! Check out all these great options that are available at your nearby farmer’s markets: Continue reading

Steps for Keeping Produce Fresh

TreePeachRelianceIt’s now mid-spring, which means the season’s fruits and vegetables are finally in! Mid-May and early June are the peak season for wonderful produce like strawberries, asparagus, kale, and the first watermelons and peaches. But these foods can be fragile, and often spoil mere days after purchase.

To get the most out of your groceries, here are some tips to keep produce fresh longer without any equipment: Continue reading