Pickling Cucumbers…

The great thing about making your own pickles - pickling cucumbers - is it requires far less work, than say, canning tomatoes or peaches. And, nothing tastes as good as homemade!

Grilled Fruit

Your grille isn't just for meat & veggies - fruit takes on a whole new, intensely sweet flavor when grilled. We've got the scoop on how-tos and delicious ideas.

Strawberry Rhubarb Compote

Like bacon & egg and peanut butter & jelly, strawberries & rhubarb were made for each other! The sweet of the strawberry pairs with the tart of the rhubarb for a delightful combination! Our classic compote is perfect to top oatmeal, yogurt, ice cream, pancakes, ricotta or cottage cheese or simply enjoyed as-is!

Lemon Dill Salmon

Foil packet - that's the secret to our delicious (and deliciously easy!) salmon recipe!

Mojo Cuban Roast Pork

Juicy, succulent with garlic and citrus, intensely porky, and melt-in-your-mouth tender — sounds delicious, doesn't it? Our Mojo Cuban Roast Pork is an easy and tasty dinner, and bonus! provides for sandwiches the next day.

Asparagus Tart

When asparagus is on full force and coming in bulk, make the most of spring abundance with this cheesy tart.
Caribbean Chicken

Caribbean Chicken

Ginger and lime marry beautifully in this Caribbean-influenced dish. Make it kid-friendly by substituting peanut oil for chile oil; the ginger, lime, and herbs still pack a flavor punch.
Single serving meatloaf cupcake with mashed potatoes frosting

Cupcakes for Dinner

Dessert for dinner? Yes, please! You'll fool friends, family, and kids alike when you serve "cupcakes" for dinner! Meatloaf and mashed potatoes make a convincing con.
dandelion greens

Dandelions: Weeds or Edibles?

Early in the spring when there is still a slight chill in the air I walk out behind the barn here in MD, my happy place of which I call home with a small spade,...
Arugula, Asparagus, & Mushroom Tart

Asparagus, Arugula, & Mushroom Tart

Pie for pi day! Make this green dish and serve it up for your St. Patrick's Day brunch!