Volunteer At The Haven Garden!


Summer is the perfect time to grab your gardening gloves and do some work outdoors. Perhaps you love gardening, but don’t have time for the upkeep of having one yourself. Then being a volunteer at the HAVEN Garden is for you! Volunteering is a great way to feel good about yourself, help others that are […]

Door To Door Organics – You Must Check Out This New Michigan Business!


About Door to Door Organics Door to Door Organics is Michigan’s home, office and co-op delivery service of fresh, organic fruits, vegetables, herbs and select groceries. Each week of the year we deliver the freshest organic goodies directly to your door at competitive prices. We have close relationships with a number of Michigan farmers and […]

Eating With The Season


This is the best time of year for nutrition and health – when all the local crops are ripe and ready for the picking. If you’re conscious of eating local and eating close to the source, then you already know that shopping at Michigan farmers markets and putting just-picked produce as the focus of your […]

Ricks Home Cooking: Farmers Market Extravaganza


Hi Everyone! I spent more than 3 hours today at Eastern Market and Royal Oak Market picking out GORGEOUS beans, tomatoes, corn, berries, peaches, squashes, potatoes, herbs and more…like greens, baby carrots, spinach and eggplants…it was one of the best days of my summer, supporting the local farmers and loving the feeling! Now here is what I […]

Tonight Is The Night! May 14th Wine Tasting At Goldner Walsh Nursery Support The Haven Garden Project!


Tonight’s wine tasting event presented by The Michigan Young Farmer Coalition is a celebration and fundraiser which marks a new beginning for food justice and economic sustainability in Michigan for all! Please join us at Goldner Walsh Nursery in Pontiac – taste 40 amazing wines, eat delicious food from the Market Square, win raffle prizes, […]



After a brief return to winter-like weather, Michigan appears to be back on track for spring! Daffodils and crocuses are blooming, trees are just beginning to leaf out, and a vast array of spring produce is gracing the aisles of local markets. Artichokes, dense little packages of fiber, antioxidants, and other powerful nutrients, are at […]

Different and Delicious- Healthy Winter Salads


Living in the Midwest makes eating salad in the months after the first frost until April or so a particular challenge, combined with the fact that many times when I get home from work, I don’t want to eat cold food. To top that off, being vegan, making a main course can be a challenge […]