All posts in the ‘ Holidays by Hollandia Produce ’ Category


Give Your St. Patrick’s Day Menu a Boost with Living Watercress

March 15, 2017 | post a comment

  Green beer, leprechaun decorations and corned beef and cabbage are ubiquitous staples for many people on St. Patrick’s Day. But did you know many of these customs were adopted in the US as over a million of Irish people emigrated in the mid-19th to early 20th centuries. Prior to… Read the Rest »

Live Gourmet Salutes U.S. Presidents and their Food

February 15, 2017 | Comments Off on Live Gourmet Salutes U.S. Presidents and their Food

In honor of President’s Day on Monday, February 20, we’re sharing #FunkyFacts about U.S. presidents and their food proclivities. And if you’re looking for culinary inspiration to celebrate on Monday, read “FOOD52’s 17 Presidents’ Favorite Foods for Presidents’ Day.”   Every other Thursday at 4pm sharp, President George Washington and… Read the Rest »

Throwing a Stress-Free Holiday Party with Nancy Waldeck

December 19, 2016 | Comments Off on Throwing a Stress-Free Holiday Party with Nancy Waldeck

  Nancy Waldeck is a Healthy Chef Partyologist who helps people make food that tastes so good it doesn’t even taste healthy! (And she often pairs fun wine with it too.) A cancer survivor and thriver, she shares the message of better-for-you food with learners at cancer centers, cooking schools,… Read the Rest »

Live Gourmet’s Guide to Surviving the Holidays

November 30, 2016 | Comments Off on Live Gourmet’s Guide to Surviving the Holidays

  In a blink of an eye, it seems like the holiday season is upon us. There are gifts to be bought, cookies to be made, and cocktails parties to frequent. Wondering how you’re going to get through this jam-packed month in one piece? We’ve asked fitness and wellness specialist… Read the Rest »

Live Gourmet on Last Minute Halloween Party Ideas

October 25, 2016 | Comments Off on Live Gourmet on Last Minute Halloween Party Ideas

  Finding yourself down to the wire in preparation of your family Halloween party? We’re here to help. In this blog post you’ll find everything you need for you and your family to have a spooktacular Halloween. The holiday isn’t the same without original costumes, but that doesn’t mean you… Read the Rest »

Celebrate Fourth of July with a Red, White and Blue Salad made with our Live Gourmet Living Red Butter Lettuce

June 29, 2016 | Comments Off on Celebrate Fourth of July with a Red, White and Blue Salad made with our Live Gourmet Living Red Butter Lettuce

  What would Fourth of July be without hot dogs grilled on the barbecue, your aunt’s famous cherry pie and creamy potato salad? Though these ubiquitous summer dishes are tasty, it doesn’t hurt to add fruits and veggies to your spread. A red, white and blue salad made with our… Read the Rest »

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with Live Gourmet Twist

May 4, 2016 | Comments Off on Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with Live Gourmet Twist

  Contrary to popular belief, Cinco de Mayo isn’t Mexico’s Independence Day nor is it National Margarita Day. It actually commemorates the infamous Battle of Puebla where the Mexican army defeated the French in 1862. An intrinsic part of many people’s Cinco de Mayo celebrations is traditional Mexican food. Yet,… Read the Rest »

Power Up Your Traditional St. Patrick’s Day Dinner with our Living Watercress 

March 16, 2016 | Comments Off on Power Up Your Traditional St. Patrick’s Day Dinner with our Living Watercress 

  Green beer, leprechaun decorations and corned beef and cabbage are ubiquitous staples for many people on St. Patrick’s Day. But did you many of these customs were adopted in the US as over a million of Irish people emigrated in the mid-19th to early 20th centuries. Prior to then,… Read the Rest »

Live Gourmet to the Rescue with Healthy Post-Holiday Meal Ideas

December 23, 2015 | 2 Comments

  The holiday season is often a whirlwind with gift wrapping, cocktail parties and spreading good cheer in the community. If you’re hosting dinner over the holidays, you most likely won’t have a chance to relax until after Christmas Day.  To help you recharge, we’ve compiled a few simple post-holidays… Read the Rest »

Thanksgiving Part II with Live Gourmet® – The Final Countdown

November 23, 2015 | Comments Off on Thanksgiving Part II with Live Gourmet® – The Final Countdown

  If you caught last week’s LETTUCE BE FRESH™ post, you now have a delicious turkey and stuffing recipe in the works and some helpful food safety tips under your belt. But before you cast your apron aside, make sure you you’ve planned a few quick and easy side dishes as… Read the Rest »