Pick-a-Grain Trail Mix Salad with Honey Yogurt Dressing

In Fruits & Veggies, Gluten-Free Options, Grains & Legumes, Healthy Options, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Salads, Side Dishes, Vegetarian
by Ann on 07/06

As part of a project with Stonyfield and Bob’s Red Mill (two companies with high-quality products and the nicest people behind the scenes, by the way), I was… Read More »

What the heck is SORGHUM? (and can you really pop it?)

In Gluten-Free Options, Grains & Legumes, Kitchen Basics
by Ann on 05/06
For a brief "Sorghum 101" and a fun way to enjoy this wholesome grain as a snack, click on the photo.

If you ask every person you see today–maybe even this week–if they’ve ever eaten sorghum, chances are good they’ll have no idea what you’re talking about. However, this… Read More »

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 »