Cooking, Kids

Cranberry-Poached Pears: Watch this video and learn to make a stunning dessert with a pear, some cranberries, water, sugar and spices - all in about a minute and a half! Here is the recipe: 4 pears, peeled, halved, cored 1 cup cranberries 1 cup water 1/4 cup brown sugar...
 
Cooking, Food and Health

If you use a large serving bowl for dessert you will probably fill it. Does this mean the portion size is right? No.
 
Cooking

We have been working on some lovely ideas for pears for the fall and for the holidays. Thanks to Cindy Silver, MS, RD, from Lowes Foods, for her request for pear recipes and ideas.We believe we have a few good ones here and we had a lot of creating and photographing them for everyone to ... Make a Pear Centerpiece or Pear Salad Or Pear Appetizer
 
Cooking, Food and Health

It is amazing how healthy you can eat when you have all of the right ingredients on hand, you are not eating convenience foods and you cannot go out to eat. I guess it does help that I love to cook but I made really basic stuff.
 
Cooking, Kids

How lucky we were to find quite a few farm stands! Here is a shot of the summer fruit that is from this area: raspberries, peaches, sour and sweet cherries, yellow plums, currant and blueberries.