Light, Quick and Flavor - All in One Dish

Jan 8th 2020

This is a great side dish that hits the spot after all the heavy holiday foods. This is a great side with grilled hanger steak, grilled chicken or a nice piece of fish.  Add a small green salad a … read more

Just in Time .. A Pie for Thanksgiving

Nov 22nd 2019

Pecan and Chocolate PieYou are probably thinking about Thanksgiving round about now and are finalizing your menu. Try this. Your family and friends will thank you.Certain vinegars deepen the flavor o … read more

What to do.... Chutneys of course

Sep 13th 2019

The end of season fruit is piling up. Our neighbor brought us very large bags of pears from his tree and Ann's mom thought she would enjoy a basket of plums. After making pear tarts, poaching a few fo … read more

Sweet Tastes of Summer

Jul 11th 2019

Central Virginia is a fruit lover’s paradise from the late spring to the fall. Just in our area there are six orchards within a thirty minute drive. See below a partial list of what is grown in Cent … read more

Roasted Mushrooms with BBQ Sauce

Jul 2nd 2019

We are finishing off our barbecue recipes with three that will please the vegans and vegetarians. The meat eaters out there will also find these very tasty! If you are looking for suggestions for Meat … read more