Fresh & Clean

Don’t you wish your store bought grapes came ready to eat? Sadly they don’t. Instead they arrive covered with a film that likely includes dirt and pesticides. Here’s a tip for thoroughly cleaning your grapes.   Place your grapes into a collander. Sprinkle your grapes with baking soda. The baking soda is your cleanser.  Sparingly…

Reminiscing on Strawberry Fields

I know. I know. Summer isn’t officially over but Labor Day passing and the leaves falling in my yard say otherwise. And right now I’ve got a craving for one of the most delicious summer treats. Strawberries. This overflowing bucket of strawberries was handpicked by yours truly. I took the kiddos on a field trip of sorts to…