Lavender: The Flower that Keeps on Giving!

Lavender: The Flower that Keeps on Giving!

Fresh lavender has both a soothing scent and a wonderful visual appeal. Like any flower, however, they will only stay fresh and lively for so long. Eventually, their petals fade, leaving only a wilted memory of its once beautiful form. So, what can you do to make the most of your lavender? Dry it out!…

Camping Food Made Better with These Nifty Tricks!

Camping Food Made Better with These Nifty Tricks!

It’s summer in Spokane, which means camping season is in full effect! Do you have a favorite campground to explore? Whether you are camping in a tent or in a cabin, there is nothing better than cooking by the campfire! When cooking over an open flame, most people restrict themselves to simple things like hot…

National Rainier Cherry Day

National Rainier Cherry Day

  Did you know that July 11th is National Rainier Cherry Day? The Rainier cherry is a hybrid of Bing and Van cherries, and was created in 1952 by Harold Fogle at Washington State University. We here at My Fresh Basket love featuring local produce, so National Rainier Cherry Day is one of our favorites.…

Get Cooking with Washington Asparagus!

Get Cooking with Washington Asparagus!

Did you know that Washington State is the largest grower of asparagus in the United States? Nearly 100 asparagus farmers in Eastern Washington are harvesting and packing fresh Washington State asparagus right now, and My Fresh Basket is proud to support local farmers in bringing this classic vegetable from their fields to your table! Certified…

Winning Wines for the Summer

Winning Wines for the Summer

With summer starting to settle in Spokane, we here at My Fresh Basket are excited to bring you some of our favorite wines of the season. Whether you’re entertaining guests in the backyard or garden, or simply enjoying a glass with a meal, we think you’ll love these wines! Torre de Luna Pinot Grigio 2016…