Tag Archives: strawberries

No AC? No Prob! 5 Local Foods to Help You Beat the Heat

So guys, I’m feeling pretty hot and bothered lately. Don’t worry, it’s only because of the hot summer weather that seems to have settled in. Maybe I’m just getting cranky because I don’t have AC at home or at work; luckily, I do have windows! I don’t know about you but temperatures in the mid-20s […]

Vegan Strawberry Banana Coconut Soft Serve (vegan/dairy-free & no ice cream maker needed)

Vegan Strawberry Banana Coconut Soft Serve

I have some sad news, friends: we’re coming up on the tail end of our local strawberry season around here so you better get yours before they’re gone. If you can find organic strawberries, all the better (and all the rarer, in my experience) because this fruit is unfortunately heavily sprayed. In fact, strawberries are […]

20-Minute Homemade Strawberry Jam

Homemade strawberry chia jam

Hot muggy air. Countertops stained with berry juice. An all-day affair of simmering a pot of crushed berries only adding to the heat. A steam burn on your right hand when the boiling glass jar you picked up accidentally touched your skin. Arms sore, stirring and stirring and constantly stirring, feeling like you can’t possibly […]