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Sweet Summer Treats

What better way to celebrate the summer sun than with a delicious sweet treat made with the world’s best and most natural sweetener? Make this the sweetest season yet, with these three super simple, sweet summer recipes. Sweetpotato Pie Popsicles Cool down from the hot summer sun with these tasty sweetpotato pie pops! It’s as simple as throwing all the ingredients in the blender and freezing it for four hours before serving. What a perfect treat…

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Summer Grilling with Sweet Taters

King of the grill? Starts with sweet, ends with tater! As Half Baked Harvest said, “If you’ve never grilled sweetpotatoes before, prepare to be amazed. The amount of flavor the grill adds to the potatoes is so good.” Here are 5 easy ways to enjoy your sweetpotatoes on the grill: Simple Seasoning – Well Plated‘s Sweet & Spicy Grilled Sweetpotato Fries are simply delicious. Tossed in a sweet, smoky combo of brown sugar and chipotle…

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5 Steps to the Sweetest Summertime Spread

Sweet, sweet summertime is here, which means outdoor dining is too! No BBQ is complete without the perfect starter, side dish, main plate, delicious drink and sweet treat. Follow this easy 5-step recipe guide to build your perfect outdoor dining experience: First, kick things off with a sweet starter. These Sweetpotato Veggie Meatballs are the perfect small bites that both carnivores and vegetarians can enjoy! Once the meatballs have been devoured and enjoyed, it’s time…

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One Sweet Neighborhood

The “summer of love” was followed by a tumultuous year in 1968. Amidst the war, assassinations and riots, however, a small public station in Pittsburgh aired the first of 912 episodes that would be recorded over the next 33 years. It was a show that promoted love, kindness and acceptance. While geared for children, they are lessons we all can spend time thinking about today. Fred Rogers was an ordained minister who was concerned with the way television was…

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3 Recipes to Sweeten Your Memorial Day Barbecue

Memorial Day weekend has finally arrived, and you know what that means? It’s officially grilling season! What better way to celebrate the long-awaited summer than with some new grilling recipes to spice up your cookbook! Here are 3 delicious and simple recipes that are sure to make you the sweetest grill master of your next barbecue: Sweetpotato Veggie Burger with Avocado – Switch up the classic grilling staple with this vegetarian twist.

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3 Reasons Why Sweetpotatoes are Great for Your Workout

Photo by Emma Simpson on Unsplash Better, faster, stronger. Sweetpotatoes contain a powerful mix of nutrients, as well as phytonutrients – plant compounds that are important for good health – all in a 103-calorie package.* Whether you are an avid athlete or an occasional gym-goer, your body requires balanced nutrition to keep you performing at your peak and aid in your recovery. Here are 3 reasons why sweetpotatoes are important for your fitness fuel-up, recovery and an overall healthy…

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A Sweet St. Patrick’s Day

Happy St. Patrick’s Day, y’all! From leprechauns, pots of gold, and lucky shamrocks, this holiday is filled with joy, happiness and…delicious food. While the Irish have a long history with potatoes dating back to 1589, we think its time to introduce them to the beloved sweetpotato. And since sweetpotatoes are so versatile, they are a natural fit in traditional Irish cuisine – with more flavor and health benefits too! Here are 5 sweet ways to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day:…

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3 Ways to Celebrate National Sweetpotato Month

It’s our favorite time of year – National Sweetpotato Month! To celebrate this joyous and delicious month, we encourage you to explore all the ways sweetpotatoes can be enjoyed. While baking is a simple and tasty way to savor your favorite spud, many are surprised to learn about all the other ways sweetpotatoes can be prepared from matchsticks, noodles, shaved, wedges, planks and more. Not sure where to begin? You’re not alone! A consumer research survey showed that 20% of…

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5 Healthy Ways to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth with Sweetpotatoes

We believe the best things in life our sweet, but satisfying your sweet tooth doesn’t have to mean breaking the calorie bank. Sweetpotatoes are proof that delicious and nutritious can co-exist! Here are 5 healthy desserts with a “sweet” twist featuring yours truly: Sweetpotato Pound Cake – Sweetened naturally with coconut and sweetpotatoes, Superman Cooks‘ pound cake is the perfect festive treat. Whip up this beauty to impress your family, friends and…

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The Age-Old Holiday Mystery

Table is set, decorations are hung, loved ones gather near and far. The holidays are a joyous time to pile your plates high with zero judgement and guilt. (That’s what your holidays are all about, right?) With so much joy and deliciousness filling the dining room, we hate to draw attention to the age-old mystery that plagues Thanksgiving. We’re looking at you – you beautiful, fluffy orange casserole. Candied yams have been a favorite on holiday tables for…

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