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A Visit to an Organic Chinese Vegetable Garden

A couple weeks ago, I got the chance to visit a 100% organic vegetable garden that my mom’s friends own.  They turned their backyard in to a lush garden full of veggies! In fact, they couldn’t give away their fruits and veggies fast enough (which is great, because I get to get in on some of it!)  Anyway, super inspiring – I would love to try this some day when I have time.   Continue reading

Spring Veggies and Fruits… What’s In Season, What To Buy! | Oh Snap! Let's Eat!

Spring Veggies and Fruits… What’s In Season, What To Eat!

Why should you eat vegetables and fruits in season?  Plenty of reasons  including the fact that veggies and fruits in season are more nutritious, more tasty, and that it’s easier on your wallet than their non-season counterparts!  Since it’s officially Spring, here are 10 veggies and 10 fruits that are in season, along with some yummy recipes to try! Continue reading


What to Buy Organic for Fruits and Vegetables

There are a few reasons to buy organic fruits and vegetables.  Some people buy it because it is better for the environment.  Some people buy it to support local small farmers.  Others buy it because they would like to avoid any harmful effects that pesticide residue can have on the body.  But did you know that some vegetables it’s more important to buy organic, while some aren’t as important?  Find out what to buy organic here! Continue reading