Autumn has arrived!

The high season for apple picking is upon us and Autumn wouldn’t be complete without a trip to the apple orchard. With an orchard in nearly every state, from Arizona to Maine, and plenty of appl...

Recette – Hand-Held Apple Pies

Recette Hand-Held Apple Pies Makes 24 servings Pastry: 1 package (8 oz) cream cheese, softened 1 cup unsalted butter, softened 2 cups all-purpose flour 1/4 teaspoon salt Filling: 1/4 cup sugar 1/4 tea...

Recette – Baked Apples

Baked Apples Ingredients 4 or 5 medium apples 1 lemon 3/4 cups brown sugar 1/4 cup oatmeal 1/4 cup walnuts, chopped 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1/8 teaspoon nutmeg 1/4 cup raisins, optional 6 Tablespoons butt...

Signs of Fall – Grape Harvest Season

Shopping at your local farmers market means enjoying foods when they are in season and at their peak.  Grapes may be one of the oldest farmed fruits.  The ancient Greeks and Romans first harvested g...

Bento Box Recipe

Recette Peanut Butter & Banana Wrap Makes 1 wrap 1 banana, peeled 1 whole wheat tortilla 2 Tablespoons peanut butter 1 Tablespoon granola 2 teaspoons honey   Spread the peanut butter onto on...

Bento Box Lunches

Earlier sunsets and cooler nights must mean summer is coming to a close and school bells will soon be ringing.  Upgrade the brown bag lunch to a better balanced meal and more creative option – ...