Sunshine’s Vegan opens in Houston’s historic Fifth Ward
Family, friends, and loyal customers attended the grand opening and ribbon-cutting of Sunshine’s Vegan restaurant. Sunshine’s Health Food Store & Vegetarian Deli has served the Houston community for over 30 years and opened its second location, located at 1202 Lockwood, on Saturday.
Meet the local farmer bringing healthy foods to South Houston’s Sunnyside community
HOUSTON – From scrubs to overalls, a local farmer quit her job in public health to dedicate herself to feeding Houston’s Sunnyside community. Ivy Walls moved to Sunnyside in February 2020 and quickly noticed the issue of food insecurity in our own backyard. Beyonce’s ‘Be Good Black Owned Small Business Impact Fund’ and the NAACP chose Ivy Leaf Farms as a recipient to a $10,000 grant she applied for to help expand the farm. THE MOBILE GREEN HOUWSE:Funded by her GoFunMe Account with support from the communityTravels throughout the neighborhood to get vegetables right into the hands of her neighbors, those with a lack of transportation to receive the groceries they needWHAT’S NEXT FOR IVY LEAF FARMS? Expand the farm to host gardening classesHost farm to table eventsEstablish a brick and mortar location in a form of a healthy food restaurant where local farmers and artisans can sell produce and craftsIVY LEAF FARMS PUMPKIN PATCHES
Spice up your salad with this spicy whole leaf Caesar | HOUSTON LIFE | KPRC 2
Spice up your salad with this spicy whole leaf Caesar | HOUSTON LIFE | KPRC 2Published: June 11, 2020, 2:28 pmIf you’re trying to eat more lighter this summer, salads are a good way to go. But let’s be real, it can get a bit boring just eating the same popular leafy green recipes all week. But if you would like to switch things up a bit, Kyle Noonan with The Rustic in Downtown Houston, shared with us a tasty recipe that’s easy, affordable and full of flavor.