Savor Michigan Flavors During Nutrition Month

Children can help pick vegetables during nutrition month

March is the perfect time to celebrate National Nutrition Month in Michigan! Now that gardening season is right around the corner, it’s the perfect time to remind ourselves to stop eating all that frozen, processed food and to put more fresh fruits and vegetables on our plates. There is no better place to find these delicious additions to any meal […]

Ask A Michigander: Did I miss blueberry season?

Ask A Michigander: Did I miss blueberry season?

Don’t worry Michigan,  you did not miss blueberry season. (Sigh of relief).  You can still pick blueberries across the Mitten State! Blueberry season runs from mid- July until the beginning of September, however the peak of the season is the last week of July into the first 2 weeks of August. Where should you go? […]

Summer Produce in the Mitten, Pt. II: Return of the Superfoods

IT’S OFFICIALLY SUMMER! You know, just in case the 95 plus degree heat didn’t tip you off. A couple months back, I posted about some great (but often overlooked) spring fruits and veggies growing here in Michigan. Now that we are well into the summer produce season, I thought I’d bring you some new twists […]