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How to tell when are apples ripe and ready to pick?

Date posted: August 21, 2014

How to tell when are apples ripe and ready to pick?

I’m excited to see apples here, there and everywhere!  It’s time to get picking – although be sure that those apples are actually ripe!  Here are five tips from the Prairie Fruit...

Husking Sweet Corn in the Microwave – Does it Work?

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Husking Sweet Corn in the Microwave - Does it Work?

There’s nothing like a fresh picked cob of sweet corn – yum! The only messy thing about corn is removing the husk.  The messy part being the argument about whether to call this process...

Chocolate Chip Zucchini Loaf

Date posted: August 20, 2014

Chocolate Chip Zucchini Loaf

The zucchinis are coming in fast and furious.  They grow so quickly it’s hard to keep up.  Thank goodness for this recipe for the most amazing, moist and delicious chocolate chip zucchini...

Chocolate Chip Oat Cookies

Date posted: August 4, 2014

Chocolate Chip Oat Cookies

My daughter (10) is starting to really enjoy her time in the kitchen. When she’s whipping up a batch of cookies, chopping veggies or making us pancakes for supper the whole kitchen comes alive...

How to Dehydrate Green Beans

Date posted: July 31, 2014

How to Dehydrate Green Beans

Green, yellow and burgundy wax beans or bush beans are great candidates for dehydrating.  Once dried, they’ll store for months if not years and can be easily tossed into soups and stews or...