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Eat Temple Oranges to Get Ready for Summer

By: | Comments Off on Eat Temple Oranges to Get Ready for Summer | On: March 5, 2012 | Category: Fruit Facts

Summer is on the way and if you want to lose a little weight before summer arrives you should be eating Temple oranges. Changing your eating habits to include fresh fruit instead of high sugar and high fat snacks is one of the easiest ways to lose weight without radically... more

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Navel Oranges

By: | Comments Off on Navel Oranges | On: March 4, 2012 | Category: Fruit Facts

Navel Oranges are one of the most popular and unique citrus fruit. Oranges have many important health benefits to humans and millions drink orange juice daily as a source of vitamin C. Other important nutrients in navel oranges are beta-carotene, which prevents cell damage, calcium for strong bones, magnesium to... more

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Where to Find Indian River Fruit

By: | Comments Off on Where to Find Indian River Fruit | On: March 1, 2012 | Category: Fruit Facts

Sometimes, just sometimes you go to the super market and actually know exactly what you want. You want three pounds of naval oranges for your son’s soccer game, you need 5 lemons for your lemonade, you need a bag of limes for your husband’s card game beers Saturday and of... more

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Recipe Ideas for Fresh Comice Pears

By: | Comments Off on Recipe Ideas for Fresh Comice Pears | On: March 1, 2012 | Category: Fruit Facts

You’ve been blessed to receive a gift of Comice Pears! You are enjoying their delicate sweet flavor but have been wondering about others ways of eating your pears. Because of their delicate fragrance, beautiful skin and juicy, velvety flesh, Comice pears are the perfect compliment to many dishes and can... more

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Florida Citrus Fruits Can Be Enjoyed All Year Long

By: | Comments Off on Florida Citrus Fruits Can Be Enjoyed All Year Long | On: February 28, 2012 | Category: Fruit Facts

Navel oranges are a delicious way to get in nutritional value without sacrificing any taste. Many healthy foods are not very appetizing and it is that lack in flavor that forces so many people to avoid eating healthy even though they are aware they should be. Florida navel oranges are... more

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Five Steps to Ensure High Quality Fruit Arrangements

By: | Comments Off on Five Steps to Ensure High Quality Fruit Arrangements | On: February 26, 2012 | Category: Fruit Facts

If you want to ensure you always have high quality fruit arrangements, there are several steps you must follow. 1. Learn how to choose fresh ingredients for your fruit arrangements. It may seem like a win-win situation, but the reality is many people have no idea how to choose fresh... more

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Essential Oil of Navel Oranges

By: | Comments Off on Essential Oil of Navel Oranges | On: February 23, 2012 | Category: Fruit Facts

Americans spend more than ten billion dollars on health and beauty products each year. Most of this massive tab is spent on the body’s largest organ, the skin. Both women and men shop for skincare products that are designed to protect the epidermis from the elements. Do these modern-day nostrums... more

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Sweet and Simple Comice Pear Desserts

By: | Comments Off on Sweet and Simple Comice Pear Desserts | On: February 17, 2012 | Category: Fruit Facts

Comice pears, created in the mid-1800s in France, are the sweetest and most aromatic of all the pear varieties. The official name of the Comice is ‘Doyenne du Comice’. Many people are familiar with Anjou, Bartlett and Bosc, but little is known of the Comice. Of the four, the Comice... more

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Eat Sweet Valencia Oranges to Get Ready for Bathing Suit Season

By: | Comments Off on Eat Sweet Valencia Oranges to Get Ready for Bathing Suit Season | On: February 17, 2012 | Category: Fruit Facts

Bathing suit season is almost here. If you’re not ready yet to put on your new bathing suit and head out to the pool or the beach don’t worry, eating Valencia oranges can help you get ready in a hurry. Delicious Valencia oranges have less than 100 calories per fruit... more

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Tips for Making Preserves with Honeybells

By: | Comments Off on Tips for Making Preserves with Honeybells | On: February 16, 2012 | Category: Fruit Facts

Honeybells are a wonderful fruit to use to make preserves. Because they have so much naturally sweet juice, which can act as a preservative, you rarely have to add more to Honeybells than pectin to make a delicious marmalade or jam. Sometimes you don’t even need to do that because... more

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