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Thursday, August 17, 2017

Time for some zucchini. And more. And more.

They can be fun to grow and this is the problem. One vine of properly watered and pollinated zucchini produces enough squash for a family....

Low-carb stuffed peppers spice up the season

Bell peppers have it all: They are nutritious, fun to grow, pest resistant and beautiful. Unlike most, bell peppers (named for their distinctive shape)...

Happy National French Fry Day!

July 13 is National French Fry Day! Folks everywhere can participate by enjoying one of the many varieties of the classic food. French fries, also...

Shrimp and asparagus: A lovely combo

It was the favorite vegetable of Julius Caesar, King Louis the XIV, and Thomas Jefferson. But the history of asparagus begins long before that. The...

FUNDRAISER – The Donut Kitchen is coming to Warren Memorial Hospital’s...

The Donut Kitchen is coming to Warren Memorial Hospital's NORTH Entrance on Tuesday, July 18, and is making their delicious donuts fresh for you...

Over 50 and back in the kitchen for fun and nutrition

After a lifetime of cooking for a family, seniors can find themselves happily in the kitchen again. In fact, cooking can actually be fun when...

Mint tea from the herb garden

A refreshing treat to try in the summer is mint tea from your herb garden. Pick roughly a dozen sprigs of mint and pull...

Using up zucchini

Zucchinis are a great example of a plant that can keep feeding you even in winter. You can eat the orange-colored blossoms and the...

Getting the most out of pumpkins

Pumpkins are useful all year long. Save the big ones to make jack-o-lanterns. The rest you can cut into quarters (save the seeds for...

Family dinner: Evolving, good for kids

During years as kids grow, family dinner time tends to change, but it remains one of the fundamental building blocks of kids' character and...