Can and Cannot Have

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The generous summer planting by Farmer Tony of Hometown Harvest Farm has proven to be a boon for me! I love, love, love heirloom cherry tomatoes! I had plans for those babies—grilled, sun-drying, homemade ketchup—but more than likely I’m just gonna eat ’em all up! I do have a point: what has made this lifestyleRead more

That’s a lot of vegetables!

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You think going on a diet means eating less…well, not in this case. My assignment is to eat 10-12 cups of veggies per day. Yeah, some protein, some healthy fat, some fruit. 12 cups of vegetables a day! Lucky for me, I am prepared. My veggie delivery from Hometown Harvest arrives on Wednesdays. I’m allRead more

Wait, what?!

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Oh, so, ok. Before you start your customized program—mine is The Fat Shredder—you start with Detox. Oh, sure. That makes sense. Give your liver a break, get used to eating veggies, and help curb your appetite for sweets and salty foods. Ok, let’s review the Detox program…no alcohol, lots of veggies, limited fruit, no caffeine.Read more