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silky farmer’s cheese with charred onion, tomato, bell pepper

I had an unusual request. Last night a dear friend called asking if I would go visit her. It was late. I was tired making my way home to cook supper. 383 more words


Food For Life - Power Plate Resources And Recipes

The information in this booklet helps to answer the question, “What foods can I eat to get healthy, and to stay healthy?” Four food groups make up the Power Plate, a pattern of eating built around whole grains, vegetables, legumes and fruits, that has been shown in many scientific studies to help people who have diabetes to turn it around, or avoid it in the first place. 22 more words


Growing Eggplant

Eggplant has been cultivated in Asia since prehistory and introduced to the Mediterranean in the middle ages. It is a very versatile fruit that can be cooked in many ways. 295 more words


Freezing Onions and Bell Peppers

Did you know that you can freeze onions and bell peppers? It wasn’t too long ago that I did not know this simple little fact about cooking with fresh veggies. 203 more words


Chicken Scraps & Veggies

Chicken scraps and veggies (Neck, back, liver, gizzard, bell pepper, celery, onion, & carrots ) will be turned into the following: broth/ stock, cream of chicken, & gravy. 28 more words

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Cold enough for parsnips

As November marched onwards with no obvious indication that Jack Frost would be putting in an appearance any time soon, I began to grow impatient and was even starting to wonder if my homegrown parsnips would be ready by Christmas. 560 more words

Grow Your Own

Ten Vegetables in my Veg Box

I get an organic veg box delivered once a fortnight by Riverford. I really look forward to having fresh vegetables delivered to my door. I like to try new things that I haven’t tasted before and things that are not so easy to find in the supermarkets. 408 more words