The Dirty Dozen and Clean Fifteen Guide - The Dirty Dozen is a list published by the Environmental Working Group that prioritizes the fruits and veggies that you should buy organic because of their high levels of pesticide residue.
Lolo (VeganYumYum) is so clever! Resurrect Greens in Water by VeganYumYum via the kitchn: Resurrect wilted fresh greens by plunking them in a glass of water. We knew that this worked, but this series of images captures it dramatically!
This works: How to store fresh cilantro.I grow my own, but sometimes, I don't have enough for a pesto, etc.so buying from the store and putting it in a small vase with water keeps it fresh in the fridge!
grow an avocado tree from pit~ fun science experiment, but according to the article the tree probably won't produce fruit (or at least not for several years) so don't do this in hopes of advocado's anytime soon. :) Still fun for kids though!
Understanding fertilizer numbers: The first number is the % of nitrogen (makes plant get good color and stimulates foliage number is the % of phosphorous (helps produce abundance of fruit/flowers), number is potassium (also in epson salts a