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…

 Watts Brothers Farms Expands Recall of Vegetables

Watts Brothers Farms is recalling Organic Mixed Vegetables, Organic Super Sweet Corn (Yellow/Gold), and Organic Peas due to the potential for these products to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The first recall was on May 5, 2016, but those produucts have not been availbable for purchase since this date. The additional packages below were recently…

HAPPY 4th OF JULY!

The 4th of July is one of my favorite holidays for cooking quick and easy finger foods. This year, we are getting together with some neighborhood friends. That means lots of kids and lots of fun, but getting anyone to sit still long enough to eat can be a bit difficult. So I like to…