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She’s Got a Thing About Key Limes

10:53 30 December in GreenMarket, Vendor by cra

By Paula Detwiller Lots of little kids set up lemonade stands. But Delray Beach native Winnie Edwards was different. She picked key limes off her family’s backyard tree, made fresh limeade and sold it on Swinton Avenue. It was the beginning of her love for “all...

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Shop Local for the Holidays at the GreenMarket

16:56 16 December in GreenMarket by cra

By Paula Detwiller Why not make the Delray GreenMarket your “mall-ternative” as you do your holiday gift-shopping this year? Strolling through our open-air market on a Saturday morning is much more fun than fighting crowds at the mall. We’ve got a great selection of unique gifts...

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A Good Homemade Scrub for the Holidays

10:22 15 December in GreenMarket by cra

By Paula Detwiller Here’s an easy, make-it-yourself gift idea for the holidays: a fragrant body scrub. After all, winter is upon us—and women from Florida to Alaska are longing to exfoliate that dry, rough skin on their heels and elbows! Homemade body scrubs only require a few...

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Add Some Dazzle to your Thanksgiving Table!

16:51 21 November in GreenMarket by cra

By Paula Detwiller Looking for an inexpensive way to deck out your table for the holiday? Here’s an idea: make a centerpiece using Indian corn and a little glitter. Your friends will think you’re a regular Martha Stewart!  (In fact, that’s where we got the idea.) You...

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The Mighty Peppercorn: Nothing to Sneeze At

09:32 17 November in GreenMarket by cra

By Paula Detwiller Salt and pepper just naturally go together, right? And yet, salt seems to get all the headlines: sea salt, Kosher salt, low-salt foods…  Isn’t it time we heard some news about pepper? In fact, November is the perfect time to pepper our conversation: it’s...

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Come Meet Our New Vendors!

16:24 26 October in GreenMarket, Vendor by cra

By Paula Detwiller   The weather is cooler, the snowbirds are returning, and Season 16 of the Delray GreenMarket is off to a roaring start.  We’re in the same location as last season (SE 4th Avenue just south of Atlantic Avenue), with new operating hours—from 9 a.m. to...

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For the Love of Pasta!

14:04 13 October in GreenMarket, Vendor by cra

By Paula Detwiller October is National Pasta Month—a perfect time to enjoy one of America’s favorite comfort foods. There’s nothing like a steaming bowl of pasta to soothe your soul after a long, hard day, right? Whether you’re partial to lasagna, linguine, or ravioli, the Delray GreenMarket...

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October: Vegetarian Awareness Month

08:53 06 October in GreenMarket by cra

By Paula Detwiller How many vegetarians do you know? A 2008 study estimated that about 3 percent of U.S. adults follow a vegetarian diet, while an additional 10 percent say they follow a “vegetarian-inclined” diet, which can mean any number of things. In honor of Vegetarian Awareness...

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Keeping Pets Healthy and Safe in a Hurricane

17:26 21 September in GreenMarket by cra

By Paula Detwiller   You’ve stocked up on bottled water, ice, and hurricane rations…put fresh batteries in all the flashlights…even bought gas for the emergency generator. But have you thought about the pets? How will your dog or cat fare in a hurricane, particularly if you have...