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  • Cranberries create a Thanksgiving favorite
    Cranberries create a Thanksgiving favorite
    We all know that when it comes to Thanksgiving or Christmas, there's one fruit that is, without question, synonymous with the holiday: cranberries! Our fresh cranberries are available in the fall, but cranberry sauce can be found all...
  • Cranberries create a Thanksgiving favorite
    Cranberries create a Thanksgiving favorite
    We all know that when it comes to Thanksgiving or Christmas, there's one fruit that is, without question, synonymous with the holiday: cranberries! Our fresh cranberries are available in the fall, but cranberry sauce can be found all...
  • Salad with the color of fall
    Salad with the colors of fall
    At this time of the year, it's traditional to think of the colors orange and black, since of course Halloween in just around the bend. We see these colors just about everywhere as we prepare for this fun time for children. Even after Halloween...
  • Popsicles you can make at home
    Popsicles you can make at home
    One of the best memories I have of growing up was eating a popsicle during the summer months. I always thought these were great fun to eat, as most children do. My favorite was the "Creamsicle", the one that had orange sherbet swirled...
  • Salad with an interesting ingredient....Buttermilk!
    Salad with an interesting ingredient....Buttermilk!
    Buttermilk is one of those food items that not many people enjoy drinking, but it can be a very useful ingredient in many recipes. I personally like buttermilk as a drink, though I don't drink it often. I typically keep it on hand for cooking,...
  • Green salad for St. Patrick's Day....or anytime!
    Green salad for St. Patrick's Day....or anytime!
    Happy St. Patrick's day everyone! Hope that you're having a good day today and that you're wearing green! It's a fun day that makes EVERYONE Irish! If you have the chance today, you may want to make something fitting for the...
  • Berries & Swedish Cream Tartlets - Low Carb Dessert
    Berries & Swedish Cream Tartlets - Low Carb Dessert
    A friend of mine brought a similar tartlet to a party we were both attending. I knew I just had to have the recipe. I modified it and now my family loves them. Since they use mixed fresh berries, they are great anytime of the year.What You Need:...
  • Turn cranberries into Ambrosia
    Turn cranberries into ambrosia
    Here at Christmastime, "Ambrosia", that favorite fruit salad from the South, makes it way on holiday tables. This luscious combination of oranges and coconut is very good for it to be so simple to make. Many homes declare it to be a...
  • A heap of HARIBO gummy bears.
    Researchers find gelatin allergy produces flu shot reaction
    Dr. Stephanie Albin an allergist presented new findings at the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI) annual meeting in Baltimore, Maryland on Nov. 8, 2013, that indicates that people who have an allergy to gelatin should avoid...
  • Mom's fancy gelatin
    Something special: Mom's fancy gelatin
    This recipe is made with jello gelatin. If you don't like the added dyes or chemicals in jello, you can use agar (kanten), which is a vegetarian/vegan plant seaweed gelatin. Agar can be purchased at health food stores, Asian groceries, and in...
  • Pumpkin Dessert Bars
    Pumpkin Dessert Bars
    A dessert bar that’s perfect for Halloween or Thanksgiving! For a different dessert other than the traditional pumpkin pie, try this recipe. It still has the pumpkin taste but in a new form.What You Need:(Makes: 15 servings)1 & 3/4 cups...
  • Omega-3 gelatin get your dose in a snack cup
    Omega-3 gelatin get your dose in a snack cup
    Most people have heard about the use of health of omega-3 supplement in their diet for heart health, prolonging life, and other positive changes the supplement can add to your life. Oceans Omega and Lakeview Farms have partnered together to bring...
  • Salad accented with cream cheese and pecans
    Salad accented with fruit and cream cheese
    As the weather gets hotter, naturally we turn to foods that are cool and refreshing. Salads certain fit that description! Vegetable salads are popular all throughout the year, yet they tend to be more appreciated in the summer months. They're...
  • Strawberry cake that's a long-time favorite
    Strawberry cake that's a long-time favorite
    If you've been reading my column since Wednesday, I've been writing about strawberries and yesterday gave a recipe for a "Strawberry Angel Dessert". The fresh strawberries are now available at many local produce stands throughout...
  • Kahlua Dessert (Gluten Free)
    Kahlua Dessert (Gluten Free)
    Whether you eat a gluten-free diet or not, you'll delight in each bite of this creamy treat - that's accented with subtle notes of Kahlua.What You Need:(Makes: 12 servings)1 cup of gluten-free cornflakes, crushed2 tablespoons of butter,...