Grandma Knows Best

What my grandmother taught me about gardening has made getting dirty, fun for the whole family. Anyone that knew my grandmother, knew her for uncanny ability to grow anything. It may have helped that she lived in the fertile rich coastal soils of northern California, but she was able to take gardening to a whole…

Target Corporation Recalls Frozen Ready-To-Eat and Non-Ready-To-Eat Meat and Poultry Products

WASHINGTON, March 29, 2018 – Target Corporation, located in Minneapolis, Minn. is recalling an undetermined amount of frozen ready-to-eat and not-ready-to-eat meat and poultry products due to temperature abuse during transport, which may have resulted in the growth of spoilage organisms or pathogens, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced…

The Long and Winding Road

It was a typical June day in Seattle Washington, partly cloudy, cool and damp. Those of us who have lived here in the great Northwest, have come to expect this weather most of the year, but it’s beauty is never lost on us.  During the wee hours of the morning, my son and I were hurrying through…

PC Organics brand baby food pouches manufactured specifically for the Canadian marketplace recalled due to potential presence of dangerous bacteria

February 8, 2017, FDA issues recall alert: “The food recall warning issued on February 3, 2017 has been updated to include additional products. This additional information was identified during the Canadian Food Inspection Agency’s (CFIA) food safety investigation. Loblaw Companies Limited is recalling PC Organics brand baby food pouches from the marketplace because they may…

Voluntarily Recall of Certain Lots of Frozen Strawberries

“The International Company for Agricultural Production & Processing (ICAPP) is voluntarily recalling certain lots of its frozen strawberries out of an abundance of caution in response to a U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) investigation of an outbreak of Hepatitis A. The recalled products were all distributed for sale to and use in food service establishments…