Are Tangerines Good for Diabetics?

By: | Comments Off on Are Tangerines Good for Diabetics? | On: May 6, 2021 | Category: Healthy Eating

We know fruit is good for us. The USDA recommends that the average adult eat two servings of fruit per day. The American Heart Association takes it further, recommending four to five servings of fruit per day for optimum heart health. And in recent years, health care professionals have espoused... more

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Gifts for Mom That Are Healthy

By: | Comments Off on Gifts for Mom That Are Healthy | On: April 30, 2021 | Category: Gift Ideas

Is your mom someone who has always taken her health seriously? If so, good for her – and lucky you! You’ve had a great example all your life for taking care of your body. Or maybe your mom is someone who has just begun to make her health a priority…if so,... more

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The Best Food Gift Baskets of 2021

By: | Comments Off on The Best Food Gift Baskets of 2021 | On: April 27, 2021 | Category: Gift Ideas

When it comes to where to buy fruit baskets, we at Hale Groves can be a bit biased towards our own fruit baskets and gourmet goodies. Well, that’s easy to understand – we’re the ones who wait until the fruit we send you reaches its perfection before we pick it,... more

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What’s the Difference Between Tangerines and Tangelos?

By: | Comments Off on What’s the Difference Between Tangerines and Tangelos? | On: April 26, 2021 | Category: Fruit Facts

Some of us look forward to the time of year when tangelos are in season with a passion that just may border on fanatical. But who can blame us? With a zesty fragrance and a sweet-and-tangy flavor that bursts over your tastes buds the moment you bite into it, these... more

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A Look Inside the Groves – April 2021 Hale Groves Update

By: | Comments Off on A Look Inside the Groves – April 2021 Hale Groves Update | On: April 20, 2021 | Category: Grove Update

The weather and other growing conditions are allowing for amazing quality, both inside and out. Our Cara Cara Navels are really juicy and we will have a good supply of them until the end of the month. Our Navel Oranges are excellent in taste and should be available through the... more

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Which is the Best Fruit-of-the-Month Club?

By: | Comments Off on Which is the Best Fruit-of-the-Month Club? | On: April 19, 2021 | Category: Gift Ideas

Monthly fruit clubs have been around for a while – long before the Internet, in fact. And they’re generally far more welcome gifts than the jelly-of-the-month club Clark Griswold’s cheap boss foisted off on him in lieu of a bonus in the film Christmas Vacation: fruit gifts by mail have... more

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Fruit Delivery for Mother’s Day!

By: | Comments Off on Fruit Delivery for Mother’s Day! | On: April 13, 2021 | Category: Gift Ideas

Are you planning on sending your Mom flowers for Mother’s Day – AGAIN? Hey, don’t let us stop you…she’ll probably appreciate the thought. But don’t blame us if you notice her eyes look a little glazed over when she FaceTimes to thank you! Flowers are pretty and all that, but... more

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Fresh Fruit: A Great Way to Lose Weight at Home!

By: | Comments Off on Fresh Fruit: A Great Way to Lose Weight at Home! | On: April 12, 2021 | Category: Fruit Facts

It’s been said that, by the time the pandemic finally peters out, each one of us will be one (or possible two) of the following: a hunk, a chunk or a drunk! If you’d prefer to be a hunk – or at least fit and healthy! – it might be a good... more

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Are Mixed Nuts Healthy For You?

By: | Comments Off on Are Mixed Nuts Healthy For You? | On: April 7, 2021 | Category: Healthy Eating

Hale Groves is known for the quality of our fruit – and that includes our nuts and dried fruits! Did you know that nuts are actually fruits? It’s true – nuts are considered to be dry, single-seed fruits with protective husks. No matter how you define them, though, nuts are... more

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Why Does Grapefruit Help with Weight Loss?

By: | Comments Off on Why Does Grapefruit Help with Weight Loss? | On: April 2, 2021 | Category: Fruit Facts, Healthy Eating

Folks, grab hold of your serrated grapefruit spoons: there just may be something in that whole “grapefruit diet” thing after all! Researchers there found that the simple act of adding grapefruit or grapefruit juice to one’s diet can indeed result in weight loss. Principal researcher Dr. Ken Fujioka with the... more

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