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how to peel, seed and cut a fresh pumpkin

how to peel, seed and cut a fresh pumpkin

If you happen to buy a fresh pie pumpkin for cooking and you aren’t quite sure what to do with it, here is my easy step-by-step guide with photographs of how to peel, seed and cut a fresh pumpkin. Also, if you have yet to check my tips on how to make home-made...
announcing retrEAT Vermont Food Photography Workshop

announcing retrEAT Vermont Food Photography Workshop

You are invited this December 1st to my first Food Photography Workshop a one day all inclusive workshop for foodies who want to improve their digital photography skills. The small hands-on workshop will be held in my new food photography studio in Richmond, Vermont....
german mustard salad dressing

german mustard salad dressing

Jump to Recipe·Print Recipe The newest addition to my healthy salad dressing collection is here: it’s made with brown German mustard, grated shallot (or onion) and white wine vinegar. It is full of bold bright flavor and pairs with a variety of salad...
Produce Spotlight: The Ultimate Guide to Tomatoes

Produce Spotlight: The Ultimate Guide to Tomatoes

What makes tomatoes split? Should they be refrigerated? Can they help heal sunburns? Answers to these questions and many more are found in this Ultimate Guide to Tomatoes. Read on for the scoop about growing tomatoes, preparing them and what nutrients they bring to...
my favorite garlic marinade

my favorite garlic marinade

Jump to Recipe·Print Recipe This is my favorite garlic marinade and I am so psyched to share it with you today so you can add tons of yummy garlicky flavor to your grilled poultry, meat, seafood or tofu all summer long. And then you’ll also be able to use...
Produce Spotlight: The Ultimate Guide to Cucumbers

Produce Spotlight: The Ultimate Guide to Cucumbers

Have you ever wondered why your cucumbers are bitter? Or whether or not you can freeze cucumbers? And what about how to grow cucumbers? Look no further than this Ultimate Guide to Cucumbers. These crunchy, refreshing veg is popular for good reason. See your questions...
Produce Spotlight: The Ultimate Guide to Lettuce

Produce Spotlight: The Ultimate Guide to Lettuce

In today’s produce spotlight, we will be covering everything you need to know about Lettuce. This vegetable is super versatile and can create a quick, fresh side or entrée salad. Check out this article for tips on growing, harvesting and storing lettuce in the summer...
smoky mescal margaritas

smoky mescal margaritas

Jump to Recipe·Print Recipe These smoky, tart and sweet Mescal Margaritas, made with Cuantro, freshly squeezed lime and orange juice have a salted rim with a surprising ingredient! A couple years ago my mom and sister went to Oaxaca Mexico for Christmas. When...
Produce Spotlight: The Ultimate Guide to Turnips

Produce Spotlight: The Ultimate Guide to Turnips

Have you ever wondered how to tell the difference between a turnip and a rutabaga? Or how to cook turnips for that matter? Find out the answers today in the Ultimate Guide to Turnips, plus tips on how to store them and more. Origin and Growing Turnips What is the...

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