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Organic Vs Non-Organic Produce

Three Simple Tips To Clean Non-Organic Produce

While it’s great to buy organic produce, don’t sweat it if you can’t always find them or they’re not in the budget. Here are three tips for removing pesticides from non-organic produce: Wash with Baking Soda: Create a solution of water and baking soda (about 1 tablespoon of baking soda per gallon of water) and…

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Jibarito Sandwich

Plant-Based Jibarito Sandwich

You may be asking yourself — “What exactly is a Jibarito?” Well, it’s a sandwich that uses plantains instead of bread. A totally genius idea! The history of the Jibarito sparks some debate — some claim it originated in Puerto Rico, while others attribute its creation to Chicago. Either way, one thing’s for sure — it’s crunchy,…

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December Produce Guide

December Produce Guide

Nutrition Tip: Seasonal produce is fresher but often more affordable and environmentally friendly since it doesn't have to travel long distances. Enjoy the flavors of December by incorporating these local fruits and vegetables into your plant-based meals and snacks! Apples Uses: Perfect for eating on their own, in salads, or for making compotes and desserts. Nutritional Value: Rich…

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November Produce Guide

November Produce Guide

Nutrition Tip: seasonal produce is fresher but often more affordable and environmentally friendly since it doesn't have to travel long distances. Enjoy the flavors of November by incorporating these local fruits and vegetables into your plant-based meals and snacks! November in the East Coast offers a variety of delicious and nutritious produce options, even as the…

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October Produce Guide

October Produce Guide

October offers a variety of delicious and nutritious seasonal produce options. Here's a list of local produce you can enjoy this month. As a reminder, seasonal produce is fresher, often more affordable, and environmentally friendly since it doesn't have to travel long distances. Enjoy the flavors of October by incorporating these local fruits and vegetables into…

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