One Sweet Neighborhood
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The “summer of love” was followed by a tumultuous year in 1968. Amidst the war, assassinations and riots, however, a small public station in Pittsburgh aired the first of 912 episodes that would be recorded over the next 33 years. It was a show…
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3 Recipes to Sweeten Your Memorial Day Barbecue
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Memorial Day weekend has finally arrived, and you know what that means? It’s officially grilling season! What better way to celebrate the long-awaited summer than with some new grilling recipes to spice up your cookbook! Here are 3 delicious an…
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3 Reasons Why Sweet Potatoes are Great for Your Workout
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Better, faster, stronger. Sweet potatoes contain a powerful mix of nutrients, as well as phytonutrients – plant compounds that are important for good health – all in a 103-calorie package.* Whether you are an avid athlete or an occasional gym-g…
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A Sweet St. Patrick’s Day
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Happy St. Patrick's Day, y'all! From leprechauns, pots of gold, and lucky shamrocks, this holiday is filled with joy, happiness and...delicious food. While the Irish have a long history with potatoes dating back to 1589, we think its time to introdu…
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3 Ways to Celebrate National Sweet Potato Month
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It's our favorite time of year - National Sweet Potato Month! To celebrate this joyous and delicious month, we encourage you to explore all the ways sweet potatoes can be enjoyed. While baking is a simple and tasty way to savor your favorite spud, m…
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5 Healthy Ways to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth with Sweet Potatoes
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We believe the best things in life our sweet, but satisfying your sweet tooth doesn’t have to mean breaking the calorie bank. Sweet potatoes are proof that delicious and nutritious can co-exist! Here are 5 healthy desserts with a "sweet" twist…
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The Age-Old Holiday Mystery
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Table is set, decorations are hung, loved ones gather near and far. The holidays are a joyous time to pile your plates high with zero judgement and guilt. (That's what your holidays are all about, right?) With so much joy and deliciousness filling t…
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Be Sweet More Often
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The holiday season is good time to remember to be a little sweeter, but we here at the North Carolina SweetPotato Commission think you (and everyone else!) should take that motto and apply it throughout the year. Whether it’s dropping off dinner f…
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The Star of Healthy Energy
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Today, most people know sweet potatoes are healthy. Though many are still surprised to learn about all the health benefits sweet potatoes actually offer. From vitamin A to C, fiber to antioxidants, manganese to complex carbs, your favorite sweet spu…
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The Happiest Hour: 7 Sweet Potato Cocktails
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Friday, 5pm - who is your favorite happy hour companion? For us, it's sweet taters! Many are surprised to learn that sweet potatoes are a delicious cocktail mixer.  From vodka to gin, brandy to tequila, sweet potatoes can take your favorite b…
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