Cheers to the holidays!

The holiday season is such a wonderful time of year! Nothing gets my family in the holiday spirit quicker than enjoying some fun outdoor winter activities together. I love to go skiing or sneaking in a quick workout on the snowshoes after a fresh snowfall. My
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DIY: Arctic® apple roses

After seeing how beautiful Arctic® apple roses looked on a cake, I asked a culinary trained friend to show me the steps so I could share with you. Admittedly, I was intimidated even after watching her go through the steps and insisting she walk me through
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What we’re loving for winter

It’s a winter wonderland out there, and we love it! You might be surprised to learn that snow doesn’t mean a break from work in the orchard, but we’re still taking time to make the most of the season! Getting outside – Though it’s not a
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Check your pulse

Did you know that 2016 was the International Year of the Pulse? No, not the one caused by your heartbeat. We’re talking about pulse crops! Every year the FAO chooses a theme and  2016 has the International Year of the Pulse; we want to recognize it
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A time to be thankful

Fall is a busy time throughout the agriculture industry, and Okanagan Specialty Fruits is no exception. It can be easy to get wrapped up in the hustle and bustle, and forget to pause and be thankful for what it all means. With American Thanksgiving coming up,
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Fall Flavors Skillet

Fall is full of good things, but one of our favorite parts is fresh fall produce! What better way to celebrate your favorite fall flavors than by throwing them together in a skillet? Keep warm with this healthy and homey recipe combining apples, pumpkin, and brussels
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Together at the table

Growing up, family meals were a regular part of my life. There were two rules: no TV (cell phones weren’t really a problem yet) and you had to eat at least one serving of vegetables. As a teenager, the main upside to family meals was not
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What we’re loving for fall

Fall is coming. Don’t worry, that’s a good thing! Crisp air, leaves changing color and a need for sweaters, there’s lots to love in autumn! We’re sharing just a few of our favorite parts: Fresh apples – With the waning of summer comes apple harvest! This
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