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Give Thanks With a Florida Flair

by CAROL CORLEY If you’re planning a Thanksgiving meal in Florida, your Thanksgiving might look a bit different from the one the early Pilgrims shared with the Native American Wampanoag people. Their New England harvest would have failed to include some of the foods we enjoy down South, like naval oranges, kumquats, lemons, grapefruit, eggplant, …

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Recipe Spotlight: That’s So Florida!

In-Season Citrus Pairs With Seafood for the Perfect Combo That’s 100% Floridian by RYAN MILEJCZAK Florida citrus season is underway, and that means it’s time to enjoy some delicious oranges, grapefruits, and more. In October, the season begins with delicious citrus like tangerines, meyers lemons, and navel oranges. As the season rolls into the next …

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Taco Time: Think Inside the Shell by CAROL CORLEY Let’s say you don’t have a lot of time but you want a meal that is healthy, tasty, and fun. Why not tacos? Pick a protein and add a bunch of vegetables. There is fiber in the vegetables and more in the whole wheat or corn …

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The Wild Side of Watermelon

Uses for the Sweet Fruit Go Far Beyond the Dessert Tray by CAROL CORLEY We can all picture that cute toddler taking a big bite from a watermelon slice twice her size. Even babies can be given small cubes of the sweet watery treat that is tasty as well as healthy and hydrating. In fact, …

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We’ve Got Your Jam!

Use Fresh Florida Fruit to Create Your Own Spread by CAROL CORLEY We live in a state where fresh fruit is available almost all year long, and enjoying fruit in jams is a good way to boost health with vitamins, antioxidants, and fiber. This time of year, Floridians can easily get fresh blueberries, strawberries, watermelons, …

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Use Freshly Picked Blueberries to Pep Up Your Palate by CAROL CORLEY Blueberries are one of the foods where you start your dining enjoyment with your eyes. The delicate fruit is best when its color is at its deepest beautiful blue — almost purple to black. The berries can have a bloom — a light …

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Versatility of Tomatoes Means the Possibilities Are Endless by COURTNEY LAWSON Florida is a major producer of tomatoes, meaning we have more than our fair share available to cook and experiment with.  Tomatoes are amazing because of their versatility. There are so many ways to use them; the possibilities are endless. Whether you use them …

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