MARKET RECIPE: Seasonal Veggie Medley with Rice

Seasonal Veggie Medley with Rice By Madelene Sears So many delicious vegetables are in season at the markets in August, why not make a dish that celebrates them all?! This quick, simple, healthy recipe highlights seasonal summer vegetables including zucchini, cherry tomatoes, green beans and bell peppers. Come to the markets this weekend and stop by our […]

Indian Okra Bhindi Masala

Benefits of Okra By Madelene Sears Summer is the season for okra and you can get it at both Texas Farmers’ Market locations right now. If you have never had the chance to try okra before, now is the time! Our farmers grow delicious local and organic okra in abundance. Okra can be enjoyed raw, with condiments like salsa, pickled, chopped into stews, roasted, fried […]

Benefits of Tomatoes

Benefits of Tomatoes By Madelene Sears Tomatoes fresh from the vine are a favorite treat at the markets this time of year! One of the great things about tomatoes are their versatility. They can be stewed and blended into sauces and soups, roasted, sautéed, grilled, dehydrated, chopped up and thrown into your favorite salad, or sliced onto a yummy […]

Eating For Healthy & Clear Skin

  By Madelene Sears No matter your age or skin type, issues with keeping your skin clear can be frustrating. Problems that may arise include acne, acne scars, oily skin, dry skin, redness or rosacea, uneven skin tone, and more. These issues often can be linked to your lifestyle behaviors, especially your everyday dietary habits. Like many health […]

Market Recipe: Summer Tomato Stovetop Ratatouille

Summer Tomato Stovetop Ratatouille By Market Chef Maggie Perkins ¼ cup grapeseed oil, divided 1 large clove elephant garlic, peeled and thinly sliced 1 leek, sliced, separated into ringlets, rinsed thoroughly and dried by squeezing in a paper towel 1 medium eggplant, peeled and diced 4 sweet peppers, sliced thinly (we used banana peppers, bell […]