How to Properly Clean Your Pots and Pans


Properly caring for your pots and pans is important, not only to ensure the quality and taste of your food, but to prolong the life of your cookware. All Pots and Pans (Besides Cast Iron) Hand-wash your cookware using a sponge and hot, soapy water. Beware: some dishwasher detergents can damage your cookware. Check with […]

4 Steps To A Clean Fridge


When was the last time you deep-cleaned your fridge? The refrigerator is one of your kitchen’s most important assets, so it is important to take some time every once in a while and give it some love. Here is a step-by-step guide to cleaning out your fridge. 1. Get Rid of Old Food Throw out […]

Five Clever Kitchen and Cooking Tips


Unless you’ve put in the time needed to become an expert chef, the kitchen can be a confusing place at times. Market Basket would like to share a few eye-opening kitchen “tricks of the trade” to make your experience in the kitchen a little bit easier. Here are five kitchen and cooking tips: 1. Easily […]

A Non-Toxic Way To Clean Your Oven


Cleaning your oven is a task that most people dread, but it has to be done, so you might as well do it right. It is important to avoid using toxic cleaning agents when cleaning your oven, as you don’t want to risk tainting your food while it cooks. Here are some step-by-step instructions for […]

Egg-citing Easter Crafts


Easter is just around the corner, which means it’s time to get crafty with family and friends. Market Basket would like to share a couple of fun and easy Easter activities with you and would like to wish you and your family an egg-cellent Easter! How To Dye Easter Eggs With Kool-Aid Supplies: Individual Flavored Kool-Aid […]

Healthy Facts About Blackberries


Blackberries are a tasty summer treat in Southeast Texas and Southwest Louisiana, however they are only in season for a short time. Their season starts in April and ends in June, which is just three months. This means you have to get them while you can! Health Benefits of Blackberries Great when paired with meals […]

First Annual LU Scholarship Golf Tournament

Keith Dauterive, Tom Soper, Kristie Young, Russell Saleme, and Skylar Thompson

Market Basket Foundation would like to thank all sponsors and vendors that participated in our first annual golf tournament supporting Lamar University’s academic scholarship program at the Beaumont Country Club. We were able to raise and donate a whopping ten-thousand dollars from this event! Lamar University had representatives on hand and were very excited to […]

Which Sweetener Is For You?


There are a variety of choices when it comes to sweeteners available in grocery stores, however, which one is for you? Here is a basic run down of your sugar alternative options! Top Sugar Substitutes Artificial sweeteners are a sweet alternative to natural sugar and usually are low in calories. Equal (Aspartame) 0 calories per […]

Taste of The Triangle a Hit

Market Basket Smokehouse at the 2014 Taste of The Triangle

Last night’s TASTE OF THE TRIANGLE event was a huge success! Our associates had a wonderful time serving our top quality boudin and famous smoked sausage to the thousands of attendees. Plus, we had the honor of receiving an award for BEST DECORATED BOOTH. Thanks to everyone who came out and if you missed it […]

Healthy and Interesting Facts About Oranges

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Oranges are truly an outstanding fruit. They are very healthy, cheap, and tasty, making them the ideal snack. In Texas, oranges are in season from September to April. The Health Benefits of Oranges You’ve most likely heard since you were a small child that oranges are an important part of a healthy, balanced diet, but […]