Cheese Recipe Challenge

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by Ann on 02/06

I’m excited to tell you about a giveaway I’ll be running with Cooking Planit and Formaggio Cheese, and it’s kicking off today.  Three lucky winners with the tastiest… Read More »

Rustic Polenta Cake with Rhubarb

In Desserts, Gluten-Free Options, Nuts & Nut Butters, Snacks
by Ann on 31/05

Rhubarb always reminds me of my grandmother.  Late every spring, she froze rhubarb to enjoy throughout the year.  To my grandmother, the word rhubarb did not just refer… Read More »

Bacon-Horseradish Broccoli Salad

In Fruits & Veggies, Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options, Pork, Salads
by Ann on 29/05

I adore broccoli.  It doesn’t even have to be fancy.  Simply steamed or raw and dipped in homemade ranch dressing, it’s all good.  Where broccoli salad is concerned,… Read More »

Basil-Orange Edamame & Bean Salad

In Gluten-Free Options, Grains & Legumes, Healthy Options, Salads, Vegetarian
by Ann on 26/05

Even those who claim they don’t care for bean salad have been known to have seconds of this super simple salad.  Although lima beans are a fitting option,… Read More »

Crab, Avocado & Corn Salad with Cilantro & Lime

In Easy Meals, Salads, Seafood, Side Dishes
by Ann on 24/05
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Memorial Day weekend officially launches the season of cookouts, picnics, and pool time. A repertoire of simple, make-ahead recipes can ensure more time enjoying the outdoor fun and… Read More »

Rhubarb Pineapple Jam

In Dips, Dressings, Sauces & Salsas, Mason Jar Ideas, The Gift of Food
by Ann on 21/05

Over the last couple weeks, I’ve noticed rhubarb reappearing at our local farmers markets.  I have held out buying any as the two rhubarb plants in our backyard… Read More »

Strawberry Salad with Creamy Poppy Seed Yogurt Dressing

In Fruits & Veggies, Salads, Side Dishes, Vegetarian
by Ann on 19/05
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  For many years, my father had a hush-hush arrangement with a stand holder at Lancaster Central Market. I only learned about it last year when he delivered… Read More »

Balsamic Lime Vinaigrette

In Dips, Dressings, Sauces & Salsas
by Ann on 16/05

As many of you know, I’m a big fan of homemade dressings and vinaigrettes.  Typically, they are easy to mix up with ingredients readily had on hand and… Read More »

White Bean, Tomato & Chicken Pasta

In Chicken, Easy Meals, Healthy Options, Pasta
by Ann on 12/05

We’re all looking for an arsenal of easy meals on those all-too-frequent busy nights, right? In the spirit of helping its volunteers, Girls on the Run recently asked… Read More »

Peanut Butter Energy Bars

In Breads & Muffins, Cookies & Candy, Gluten-Free Options, Nuts & Nut Butters, Snacks
by Ann on 10/05

Six years ago, my friend Carrie Johnson asked me to meet her for coffee to discuss a program she had been researching.  Carrie was seeking input and, as… Read More »