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Power Pitas for National Eat More Fruits and Vegetables Day

National Eat More Fruits and Vegetables Day is on May 25 this year, but it really should be every day, shouldn’t it? Bright colors, good-for-you nutrients, delicious meals… It’s a day worth celebrating again and again. Happily, this year National Eat More Fruits and Vegetables Day marks the beginning of an entire summer’s worth of […]

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Imperfect Produce

Imperfect Produce is Perfectly Delicious

If you’ve followed food trends in the last few years, you’ve probably been hearing a lot about “imperfect” produce (a.k.a. ugly fruits and vegetables), thanks to anti-food-waste campaigns that tout the beauty and utility of less-than-perfect-looking food. The problem is, most grocery stores don’t carry imperfect produce, so even if you’re determined to eat it, […]

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chocolate smoothie

Teenagers, TV, and Comfort Food

The care and feeding of teenagers is a tricky proposition. Yes, they want more food, but not *that* food. Yes, they want to talk, but not really about *that.* Yes, they want you to be there for them, but not *that* much. How do you get close enough and involved enough with your teen without […]

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Homemade kombucha

Make Your Own Kombucha

A few weeks ago we promised we’d do some more science-y food projects, and now here we are, with a glass of home-brewed kombucha in hand. How did we get here? It’s really quite simple. First, for the uninitiated, kombucha is a fermented tea that tastes fizzy, spicy, and somewhat sweet. It’s full of probiotics […]

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Pineapple Sliders from Islands

Enjoy Pineapple Season at Islands Restaurants

Pineapple lovers rejoice: When it’s May, it’s officially peak pineapple season. And what better place to enjoy fresh pineapple than one of our favorite family-friendly restaurants, Islands? If you live in or around California or Arizona, you almost certainly know Islands Restaurants for its laid back, Hawaiian style, with fresh burgers and tropical drinks headlining […]

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NorthSecretCocktail

The Secret of the #NorthSecretCocktail

You’re out for a special night with friends or family… shouldn’t your drinks be special too? At North Italia, you can order from the already creative cocktail menu, or you can ask your server about something even more creative: the “North Secret Cocktail.” The North Secret Cocktail is a super-extra-special creation that’s kind of like […]

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Bill Nye Saves the World on Netflix

‘Bill Nye Saves the World’ on Netflix

Here at Jolly Tomato, one thing we love almost as much as food is science. And there’s perhaps no better defender of science than the affable, charming Bill Nye. That’s why we’re so excited for the debut of Bill Nye Saves the World on Netflix, coming April 21. The show gives Bill Nye a platform […]

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