We swear our pants got tighter just looking at the entries to our Cooking Local Pinterest Contest. We asked you all to combine fabulous food and hometown pride in a Pinterest board showing your favorite things to cook and eat where you live, and you delivered bigtime. Big, as in, we're going to need bigger pants soon.
It’s back-to-school time, giving us an excuse to get all pedagogical on you, with tips and ideas about how you and your family can live green this fall. In that spirit, we present to you our ABCs of going back to school, greenishly.
I had a bunch of leftover cooked jasmine rice in the fridge and a new UncommonGoods gadget I wanted to try, the Garlic Rocker. So I did the math and came up with Garlic + Rice = Garlic Rice. Clever, eh?
The Fresh Air Compost Collector, designed by Heather Tomasetti and Tal Chitayat, is a smart-looking, new-fangled container for storing your compostable food scraps.
At UncommonGoods, we're big fans of “Reduce, Re-use, Recycle." So, after we used 24 flats of wheat grass for a photo, we gave it to a tortoise and some cats.