Happy National Watermelon Month!

Happy National Watermelon Month!

photo:iStock/smarina When one has tasted watermelon, he knows what the angels eat.  –Mark Twain   It’s a classic, nostalgic scene – relaxing under a bright blue, sun-filled sky, enjoying a gentle crunch that releases sweet refreshment while tantalizing the...
Beets – A Super “Super Food”!

Beets – A Super “Super Food”!

Photo: iStock/sagarmanis   When talking to almost anyone about food, comfort foods like pasta, chocolate and ice cream generally elicit ooohs, aaahs and smiles. Bring up the topic of beets and the mood quickly turns serious dividing participants into two camps –...
Seafood Chowder

Seafood Chowder

UPDATED 12-2021 This is a favorite for lunch or dinner at any time of year! The recipe is quite adaptable so you can take advantage of whatever type of fish or seafood looks great at the market.  Try not to skip adding the Pernod; it’ll be your secret ingredient that...