Freeze fresh herbs in olive oil-throw in pan when needed. A brilliant time-saver and a way to eliminate herb waste.

Freeze fresh herbs in olive oil, toss in pan when needed. No need to ever waste fresh herbs again! This is a great idea! I've frozen herb ice cubes before, but the olive oil makes even more sense!

how to cut a watermelon - just in time for summer #fruits

A Pinner said: one of the most useful things I learned in culinary school was how to cut melon. I started cutting my watermelon this way and no longer dread it! plus how to pick the perfect watermelon!

It's about what we eat, but also about knowing how much. If you are going to indulge, do it right! #healthytips

Portion control cheat sheet-Sometimes it's hard to know just how much to eat and weighing or measuring isn't always practical. This is a great cheat sheet for food portion sizes.-Comment from Bipolar Mom Designs

A whole website dedicated to fresh alternatives to processed "kid food." Really fantastic, whole food recipes!! #healthyalternatives

Out of the Box Food: Fresh Alternatives to Processed "kid food". The link takes you to a corn-dog recipe.

Apple reference.  What kind is best for what.

All about apples! Apple reference guide to what kind of apple to use for different recipe needs.

The Shelf Life of Food

Useful shelflife infographic to reduce food waste. Foods unopened, uncut or uncooked - unless stated otherwise - and their shelf life in the pantry, refrigerator and freezer.

Easy formulas for cooking your veggies #cookingtips #vegetables

How To Cook Vegetables - Vegetable Cooking Times - Veggie cooking guide.needs a few more cooking methods for some veggies-like roasting potatoes.

EWG's Dirty Dozen and Clean 15 for produce

Avoid foods grown with use of pesticides. EWG's Shopper's Guide to Pesticides in Produce: which foods to buy organic vs. lowest in pesticide

Artichokes can seem intimidating, but once you master them they are a nutritious treat #artichokes #kitchentips

How to Cook & Eat Artichokes - super helpful infographic, and they're really not that difficult to make! You'll love this tasty, seasonal appetizer or veggie side!

Kiwis are healthy and delicious snacks! Here's how to successfully peel them #kitchentips

How to easily peel a kiwi. How to easily peel a kiwi. How to easily peel a kiwi.

Smart Health Talk Tip: PICKLE YOUR FAVE SUMMER VEGGIES. Now that your garden is over flowing, don't waste good food. Our grandmothers preserved food over the winter by canning it! Work and fun but nothing like a jar of home canned beans, tomatoes, pickles or peaches from your organic garden. Why buy from companies that hide GMOs? Freezing another option. Consider partnering with a neighbor. Instead of wasting food offer to can and they get some too.

42 Books- Canning, Preserving, Dehydrating Food e-Books - Homesteading and Survivalism Store

Eat real food! You will taste the difference #foodtips #foodadvice #food

Weed em and Reap: Real Food Substitutions Infographic Good chart on eating clean - I don't eat all of the things on the substitutions side for various reasons but a great reminder and good if you are starting out on the clean food journey.