Get Creative with Muffin Tops

We all know that the top of the muffin is the most delicious part. Whether coated in cinnamon sugar, caked with crumble, or deliciously crisped and brown, the muffin top gives the whole muffin that special something. Some people save the top for last while others don’t even bother baking the bottom half and use muffin top tins instead. So why not take it to the next level? Here are some ideas to make the muffin top even better.

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Plan Your Lunch with Make Your Own Bento Boxes

Back to school means back to packing lunches. It can be a struggle to find delicious and nutritious solutions that give kids the energy they need to get through the school day. We love the idea of spinning the popular lunchable or bento-box style into an easy do-it-yourself lunch by breaking up what you need into sections. Below are some of our favorite examples of lunch pairings to help you get inspiredand they’re not just for kids!

adult bento box

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Beyond the Caprese Salad: 10 Tomato Ideas

It’s the height of tomato season and the possibilities are endless with this versatile fruit. Below the fold, we’ve gathered some simple inspiration for every tomato occasion.

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Meet the Farmer: Organic Valley’s Grass-Fed Milk Farms

We made a trip upstate to Canastota, NY with our friends at Organic Valley to check out two of their family-run farms producing milk for Organic Valley’s brand new line of grass-fed cow milk. We learned a lot, we ate a lot, and we made friends with so many cows. Read on for the scoop!

Organic Valley Farmer Story

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6 Simple Ways to Enjoy Seasonal Stone Fruit

Juicy peaches, sweet plums, and perfectly plump cherries—we can’t get enough of our fresh stone fruit. What’s stone fruit, you might ask? It’s a fruit with edible flesh that encloses a stone or shell; it’s currently in season and ready for eating! And if you’re looking for recipe inspiration, check out some of our simple and delicious ways to get cooking with stone fruit.

Stone Fruit

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Top Sirloin Filets with Italian Salsa Verde Recipe

Nothing says “I love you” like a hearty home-cooked meal. Impress your valentine (or pal-entine!) by serving up this lean beef feast from the Beef Checkoff. If you’re anything like us, you’re probably feeling pretty saucy this month, and this Italian salsa verde is the perfect beef complement to spice up your romantic evening.

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