Category Archives: Fruits and Vegetables

Strawberry Rhubarb Topping

Yesterday was National Strawberry Rhubarb Pie day.  I love the combination of strawberries and rhubarb, but not a huge pie fan. So I compromised. I made a strawberry rhubarb topping. Rhubarb and strawberries are one of my favorite combinations. Rhubarb … Continue reading

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Roasted Roots – In Celebration of Earth Day

Today is Earth Day! All of our food supply depends on a healthy earth to provide us with delicious and healthy food. Even our meat depends of food from the ground to grow. So what better way to celebrate than … Continue reading

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Crab Stuffed Mushrooms

Mushrooms! Well I missed it. I love mushrooms and yesterday was National Stuffed Mushroom day. A day for stuffed mushrooms? Yep. Who knows who started this day, but hey, I love stuffed mushrooms! I like them stuffed with oysters – … Continue reading

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Ginger Sesame Cucumbers – Chinese New Year begins Today!

It’s the year of the Rat! Welcome the first day of the Chinese New Year with some cool cucumbers. Each day there are activities to celebrate the dawn of a new year. Today fireworks are set off to welcome the … Continue reading

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Roasted Beets

I love beets – and they are so good for you. Beets contain compounds that lower blood pressure and have anti-inflammatory properties. Not to mention they taste delicious! Here is a super easy way to make them. Just wrap and … Continue reading

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