All Recipes and Posts Tagged fruit

Banana Lassi

Fruit Lassi

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A Lassi is a refreshing, low fat, low calorie, yogurt based beverage popular in India and ...

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Fillo Pudding Tart

Fillo Shells (phyllo)

Whether you spell if filo, fillo, or phyllo, this paper thin, crisp versatile dough can ...

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Homemade Ham and Cheese Omelet

Easy 2-Egg Omelette Recipe

Whether you spell it omelette or omelet, versatile omelettes are another way of cooking beaten eggs, ...

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Almost Seedless Watermelon

By: | Comments Off on Almost Seedless Watermelon | On: May 9, 2014 | Category : Caveat Emptor, General Information, Marketing

Seedless Watermelon Label

When you pay a premium price for a watermelon or any fruit, you expect to get what you pay for. Seedless watermelons are priced higher than watermelons with seeds. A few weeks ago, I bought a mini seedless melon. In the United States disclaimers rule. Sell wrinkle-free clothing with a warning... more

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Fresh Produce?

By: | Comments Off on Fresh Produce? | On: April 13, 2013 | Category : General Information

Green Bananas

It is unfortunate many Americans never eaten fresh, tree or vine ripened fruit. Most supermarket produce is far from fresh. They are picked days or weeks before they are ripe to withstand mechanical picking, storage and transportation. Some fruits and vegetables have travelled more miles than some people. Produce from... more

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Dirty Dozen Foods

By: | Comments Off on Dirty Dozen Foods | On: March 9, 2013 | Category : General Information

Healthy eating should be simple. Celebrity doctors and nutrition experts tell you to eat more fresh fruits and vegetables and less meat and saturated fats. Fruits and vegetables are high in vitamins, minerals and 100’s of micro-nutriants. But, and there is always a but, some fruits and vegetables have high... more

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Apple Fritter

Apple, Pear or Banana Fritters

Fruit Fritters is a quick, easy alternative to pancakes and  waffles, and simpler to make ...

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Old Rules, New Rules?

By: | Comments Off on Old Rules, New Rules? | On: May 30, 2012 | Category : General Information

Doctor Mehmet Oz. Thanks to Oprah Winfrey he has become the go to authority on dieting especially for overweight and obese women. He promotes dietary supplements, foods and exercise that target problem areas and reveals “secrets” long kept from the American public by physicians, dietitians and experts with titles that... more

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Ricotta Cheese with Fruit

Ricotta with Fresh Fruit

Enjoy Ricotta with Fresh Fruit for breakfast, lunch, dinner, snack, or  dessert. It is a ...

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Farm Fresh Produce?

By: | Comments Off on Farm Fresh Produce? | On: May 9, 2012 | Category : General Information

Italian farmer selling produce on street corner.

A local, nationally owned, supermarket chain recently completed extensive remodeling of the store I shop at. Of course they moved most items around which is a marketing ploy to get shoppers to scour the store to find the items they purchase. Their ad campaign emphasizes the chain’s “new lower prices.”... more

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