Feb. 20, 2015

More Than Just Food Delivery: 5 Things You Didn't Know About Us

It was five years ago this month that Miranda and I started The Organic Box.  Based on a firm belief ...

Food System, GBT Fund, Local, Organic

Feb. 16, 2015

A Sampling of Serben Free Range

This week we continue to fill out our new meat program with the introduction of Serben Free Range pork products. ...

Local

Feb. 4, 2015

Introducing the E-newsletter

In our last issue we introduced our new closed loop paper source.  We did not touch on how to receive ...

Local

Oct. 30, 2014

Stuffed Jalapeño Poppers

[gallery ids="4452,4454,4456,4453,4455,4457"] This recipe should make approximately 26-30 jalapeño poppers. INGREDIENTS 3/4 lb. of jalapeños (13-15 peppers) Vegan coconut bacon by ...

Local, Organic, Recipes, Vegetarian

Oct. 10, 2014

Mocha Fruit Medley - Hannah's Birthday Dessert!

[caption id="attachment_4298" align="aligncenter" width="680"] Hannah with her dessert - it was gone within the hour![/caption] At the beginning of September ...

BC Fruit, Local, Organic, Recipes, Vegan, Vegetarian

Oct. 8, 2014

Peas on Earth

Eric and Ruby Chen are a huge part of our Food Family here at The Organic Box - we are ...

Food System, Local, Organic

Oct. 7, 2014

Sundog Organic Farm

Oh boy - how do we even start to count the ways in which we are thankful for Sundog Organic ...

Organic, Local, Food System

Oct. 6, 2014

Roasted Cranberry Brussels Sprouts with MAPLE SYRUP!

INGREDIENTS 1 pound Brussels sprouts, remove tips & wilted leaves. Slice in half. 1 tablespoon certified organic olive oil ⅔ cup ...

Local, Organic, Recipes, Vegan, Vegetarian

Oct. 3, 2014

Meet Team Organic Box

A Reason to be Thankful This week marks our Fifth Thanksgiving since Miranda and I first opened The Organic Box ...

Delivery, Local, The Box

Oct. 2, 2014

Chickadee Farm Organic Herbs

Located on the banks of the Pembina River in the farming community of Flatbush, Alberta, The Marenholtz Family began Chickadee ...

Food System, Local, Organic

Sept. 26, 2014

Fairwinds Farm

Ben and Anita have been farming together for 25 years with their family. In 1994 they bought their first goats ...

Food System, Local, Organic

Sept. 25, 2014

Vital Green Farms

Vital Green Farms is a family operated, local, organic dairy farm with on-farm processing, located just outside Picture Butte, Alberta. ...

Food System, Local, Organic

Sept. 24, 2014

Sunworks Farm

Sunworks Certified Organic & Free Range Farm, the home of Ron and Sheila Hamilton, is located near Armena, Alberta. They ...

Food System, Local, Organic

Sept. 23, 2014

Gold Forest Grains

This certified organic farm located just outside Morinville, Alberta produces stone-milled flour and whole grain products from ancient grains. Their ...

Food System, Local, Organic

Sept. 22, 2014

Rock Ridge Dairy

The Bos family have a long standing foot hold in the farming business, giving them the heart and soul to ...

Food System, Local, Organic

Sept. 20, 2014

PRIDE 2014!

At the beginning of June - we had a BLAST! at the 34th Annual Edmonton Pride Festival. As a Green ...

GBT Fund, Local

Sept. 13, 2014

RevoJUICEinary!

We are so pumped up to announce the arrival of a brand-new LOCAL product this week - REVOJUICEINARY: 100% Raw ...

Local, Organic

Sept. 13, 2014

Whole Roasted Squash

Did you know you can roast a whole squash!? Save your muscles & let your oven do the work! Whole ...

Local, Organic

Sept. 12, 2014

Early Frost Means A New Challenge

The Harvest is in - Early! This week in Northern Alberta we were treated to a little snow, and a ...

Local

Sept. 11, 2014

'M' is for...

'M' is for Melon... and Mmmm... and Mans Organics! Thanks to Andrew & Crew out in Coaldale, AB for all ...

Local, Organic

Sept. 7, 2014

Zucchini & Carrot Fritters

How lucky are we to have so much LOCAL & SEASONAL produce available right now?! Here's a delish breakfast, lunch, ...

Local, Organic, Recipes, Vegan, Vegetarian

Sept. 5, 2014

"I'm on my way to the farm tomorrow to pick all that stuff up for next week. Hurrah!"

Danny is on his way out to our farm, Just-A-Mere Farm, in Creston, BC. We're all in for a big treat ...

Food System, Local, Organic, The Box

Sept. 5, 2014

Kefir-Melon Smoothie

Look past your berries & start your blenders! Throw some AB & BC-grown melon in your smoothie & brighten up ...

Local, Recipes, Vegetarian

Sept. 5, 2014

GREEN ONION & GARLIC SCAPE CAKES

[gallery link="none" ids="4086,4088,4090,4091,4092,4093,4094,4095,4096"] This recipe should make approximately three 7" cakes. INGREDIENTS 2 1/2 Cups white flour 1 Teaspoon coarse ...

Local, Recipes, Vegan, Vegetarian