DIY: Beet Chips & Beet Powder

DIY: Beet Chips & Beet Powder

February calls for pink and fresh red beets are the answer! These nutritional sweet gems are perfect for a crispy snack or as a food colorant for baked treats. When I have beet chips I can grind up just the amount I need when I need it. It's kinda like having my cake and eating it too! So let's go from fresh beetroots to dehydrated beet chips to red beet powder.

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Can Dogs Eat Beets?

Can Dogs Eat Beets?

Beet or beetroot, as they are commonly called, is a root vegetable that was domesticated in the Middle East in the 8th century B.C. This root crop originated in the Mediterranean region from the sea beet, which can still be found growing wild to this day. It was then mainly used for medicinal purposes until the 1800’s when French chefs realized its potential as a side dish.

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