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Celebrating the Idaho Potato Harvest (Part 1)

After a trip to Idaho to witness the Idaho Potato harvest, we have potatoes on our mind. We spent four fascinating days with the Idaho Potato Commission learning more about the annual potato harvest, watching potato processing in action, and sampling delicious potato recipes. We will never look at a potato the same way again. […]

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Triple Carrot Ginger Salad – Not Your Typical Salad

Have you made a resolution to eat more salad? Great! This triple carrot ginger salad has just about everything you’re looking for. Let’s break it down: If you think of a salad as an obligation, or as a monotonous stream of green lettuce leaves, you’re making it a lot more tedious than it really needs […]

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A Whole Foods Tour with Healthy Foods

Have you ever taken a Whole Foods tour? Even if  you’ve shopped there many times, you will discover many new things on a behind-the-scenes tour. We recently had a chance to take a tour, and we learned lots of interesting factoids. First things first: We know that the prevailing stereotype is that Whole Foods is […]

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Warm Baby Kale-Leek Salad in Crispy Cups

Are your kids salad-eaters? Or do they turn up their noses at all things leafy and green? This is a question we’ve struggled with for a while because we have one kid in each camp (one greens, one no greens). The fact is, there are so many ways to enjoy leafy greens besides the traditional […]

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Most Awesome Mushroom Polenta Bacon Bites

Does your family eat mushrooms? If they do (and even if they don’t), we have a sure-fire way to get them to love mushrooms with these Mushroom Polenta Bacon Bites.   Mushroom Nutrition In the Jolly Tomato household, we often keep mushrooms available in the fridge so we can add them to anything at a […]

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Green Food The Natural Way

Each year when St. Patrick’s Day rolls around, we get inundated with images of food in unnatural shades of green. This always makes us scratch our heads because some of the most beautiful green food we’ve ever seen comes straight from the earth, no food dyes required. True, there aren’t that many naturally green desserts, […]

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