Apple Tarte Tatin Recipe

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PREP TIME: 30 minutes / TOTAL TIME: 1 hour 15 minutes + cooling time SERVINGS: 8 1 c sugar 7 lg Golden Delicious apples, peeled, cored, and cut into ¼”-thick slices 10″ premade pie crust 1. HEAT oven to 400°F. 2. POUR 1 c sugar into 10″ ovenproof skillet over medium-high heat. When sugar starts to liquefy, [...]

The dirty dozen and clean 15 of produce

A new report issued by the President’s Cancer Panel recommends eating produce without pesticides to reduce your risk of getting cancer and other diseases. And according to the Environmental Working Group (an organization of scientists, researchers and policymakers), certain types of organic produce can reduce the amount of toxins you consume on a daily basis [...]

Five Reasons to Eat Organic Apples: Pesticides, Healthy Communities, and You

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There are good reasons to eat organic and locally raised fruits and vegetables. For one, they usually taste better and are a whole lot fresher. Yet most of us can’t afford to buy all our food at the farmer’s market or natural foods store, and in many places, locally produced and organic foods are a [...]