Can you spot a sweet, juicy peach when you see one? When you are picking peaches, you want to be sure the skin is fuzzy and that it’s vibrant in color. Use these tips.
Looking for the best avocados? How dark should the skin be? How firm? Use these tips to pick the perfect ones.
When you pick up a carton of blueberries, there are some simple ways to see if they are ripe.
What are the tricks to choosing a ripe honeydew? There are four ways you can tell if you’re holding a good honeydew. First, try the “tap test”– make sure it feels hollow. Also, the fruit should feel heavy, the skin should be dull and you shouldn’t see any spots. More fruit and veggie posts 9 … Read More
Looking for the juiciest, ripest lemons and limes? Find tips to choosing the best ones from the grocery store or farmer’s market.
If you want to find the best asparagus, use these tips to pick the perfect stalk.
When shopping for strawberries and raspberries, watch out for crushed berries on the bottom of the container that could be spoiled. Also, the berries should be a bright color (no splotches or yellow) and the green tips should be bright. More fruit and veggie posts 9 Veggies and Fruits to Keep on Your Shopping List … Read More
Do you know how pick out ripe corn without opening the husk? The problem with opening it is that you expose it to the air. Here are ways to examine corn in the husk to determine if it is ripe.
How can you tell if grapes are really ripe? Find tips for choosing the best grapes, whether red or green varieties.
It’s important to pay attention to nutrition labels and to understand each section. A dietitian walks you through a typical nutrition label so you know what to watch for and how to make healthier decisions.