Tale of Two Cities + one, and their farmers markets

Actually a village and two towns, but that’s not how the book title reads. In a true embarrassment of riches, I live within a 10-minute drive of three farmers markets, and each is different.

The upscale Pleasantville Farmers Market is where we go to shmooze first with our friends and buy stuff second. Replete

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Sneaking in Vegetables and Fruits

For as long as I’ve known her, my mom has had a great instinct about nutrition. Remember the Five-a-Day campaign to get people to eat at least five daily servings of vegetables and fruits? That was no problem in my house. My mom always served fruit at breakfast and fruit and carrots

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Try my Quinoa Almond Breakfast Brulee. If you like…

Try my Quinoa Almond Breakfast Brulee. If you like it, please vote for me! on.fb.me/UFP0nP

Quinoa ideas from @washingtonpost http://t.co/hixc…

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More reasons to eat #breakfast — #breakfastskippi…

More reasons to eat #breakfast — #breakfastskipping increases hunger and cravings for high calorie foods sbne.ws/r/bJm9

How cool is this? When docs give a prescription fo…

How cool is this? When docs give a prescription for #vegetables and #fruits, people eat more of them, and lose weight! sbne.ws/r/bIAO

More on the importance of food environment http://…

More on the importance of food environment drugstorenews.com/article/foods-…

More fruits and veggies = more happiness! Great ne…

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Moderated portion size session at FNCE 2012 that received highest ratings

Cooking by Number -- Bean Soup

With winter on the way — never mind the sneak preview of snow in New York in late October — the weather is perfect for bean soup. By beans, I mean the whole family of legumes, including black beans, white beans, pinto beans, split peas, and lentils. And there’s a lot to love: • Beans

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