Tomato: The Legendary Love Apple

Boosts Your Lycopene, Antioxidants, Vitamins & Attractiveness By Dina Eliash Robinson Artists As Gardeners Our famous friends, musicians and travel journalists Joanne (Giovanna) and Tony DiBona, are keeping us supplied with some of the most … Read More

Vegetable Ratatouille

Vegetable Ratatouille—Stew of Fresh, Seasonal Vegetables Ingredients: ½ medium onion (red preferred) 3-4 cloves of fresh garlic Assortment of fresh seasonal vegetables such as kale, broccoli, zucchini, cauliflower, fennel bulb, tomato (Heirlooms preferred, if available), … Read More

Red Cabbage—Hungarian Style, Sweet & Sour

Red Cabbage—Hungarian Style, Sweet & Sour Ingredients: Medium head of red cabbage 1/3 cup extra virgin olive oil ½ onion 3 cloves fresh garlic 1 cup apple cider vinegar 1 tablespoon brown sugar 2 tablespoon … Read More

Scientific Studies Favor Organics

by Dina Eliash Robinson European Union-funded studies of organic and conventional crops, grown in side by side plots, showed antioxidant levels 20 percent to 40 percent higher in organic wheat, tomatoes, potatoes, cabbage and lettuce. … Read More

Flash-Cooked Gazpacho

  If you decide to make a larger amount of cold summer Gazpacho soup—either to keep it fresh in the refrigerator up to 10-12 days and ready to dip into it whenever you or your … Read More

RANT

President Obama’s last State of the Union address included a call to a “moonshot”-like mission to find cures for cancer. He entrusted Vice President Joe Biden—who recently lost his son to cancer—to spearhead the project. … Read More

Piquant Salmon & Vegetables

Preferably wild-caught salmon with all organic vegetables, herbs, spices and other ingredients. Excellent with organic brown Basmati rice. Yields four portions of salmon and several additional portions of the vegetable mix, which can be incorporated … Read More

Smart Food Shopping

by Dina Eliash Robinson Part 1 — WHY BOTHER? Why would a society obsessed with youth, beauty and fitness, consume huge quantities of toxic, nutrient-poor foods that hasten aging, spoil looks and promote ill health? … Read More

String Beans & More Summer Soup

Ingredients (Preferably all organic) • ¾ cup chopped red onion • 3 cloves chopped fresh garlic • about 5 cups of string (green) beans • about 2 cups of coarsely shredded kale leaves leaves (hard … Read More