Thoughts From the Stand

Sending Kids Back to School on the Right FootAugust 4, 2016
Peaches and Nectarines... What's All the Fuzz About?

Peaches are the quintessential southern summer fruit. Their juicy sweet goodness makes the hot humid weather endurable. But did you know they are originally from China?!? Read More >>

 

Sending Kids Back to School on the Right FootAugust 4, 2016
Sending Kids Back to School on the Right Foot

It’s that time of year again! While both our teacher and student employees are dragging their feet about headed back to school, parental cheers are echoing all around us. As you are stocking back up on pencils, crayons, and notebooks, stop by and see us for the most important back to school supply! Read More >>

 

Take A Walk on the Green Side of BeetsJuly 9, 2016
Take A Walk on the Green Side of Beets

In a society that is bent on convenience and the ability to have whatever you want, whenever you want it, farmerís markets are making inroads to return to a time when you ate fruits and vegetables, that thrived in the soil where you live, at the peak of their ripeness... Read More >>

 

Eat Local, Eat Seasonal, Eat the RainbowJune 20, 2016
Eat Local, Eat Seasonal, Eat the Rainbow

In one of our previous blogs, we talked about eating seasonal produce from each color palate of the rainbow, and the nutritional benefits obtained from eating fruits and vegetables from each group. Today we will spotlight beets!... Read More >>

 

Providence Produce Taking on the Big Guys!June 13, 2016
Providence Produce Taking on the Big Guys!

Donít get us wrong the Grocery Stores are awesome! Itís your one stop shop for all your grocery needs! But we can guarantee you are spending WAY more then you should on your produce items! Not only do you get home and the produce flavor is mediocre. But often times the produce goes bad faster than expected or the other extreme, it never goes bad!... Read More >>