Recipes

Freezer Stir Fry

With all of the hustling millennials have to do to land a job in this post-baby boomer economy, we don’t have enough time to prepare hot meals. Add in the ease ...

Beet and Berry Smoothie

My most vivid memories of beets come from when I was a kid and there would be a pickled beet on my plate. It's fuchsia juices would be running at an alarming ra...

Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie

It’s fall, officially. Which means that even though the weather is still consistently reaching into the 80s daily, I will begin to transition into my favorite f...

Peanut Butter and Chocolate Donuts

The winter weather makes me want to bake and crochet. When the winter temperatures fall below 40, the little old lady inside of me starts demanding that I set h...

Hot Chocolate

This year, it hit 90 on Christmas day. I was in Disney World, and I spent my day in the pool surrounded by palm trees and other people who had hoped to escape t...

Stuffed Pepper Soup

Tis the season for cold temperatures, crowded stores, darkness outside at 5:00, and comfort food. To me, there's nothing more comforting than coming home from w...

Make Time to Discover Pawpaws

Most of the people living in the Mid-Ohio Valley have never tasted a pawpaw. These egg-shaped fruits have a freckled green skin, and look unassuming enough on t...

Old Fashioned Lemonade

I’m a firm believer that front porches are made for hosting. When I was little, I remember spending Sunday afternoons on the big front porch at my grandparents’...

Juicy Jeff

If you have frequented the Point Park or Marietta Marketplaces, you are sure to have run into my friend Juicy Jeff.  He serves amazing, healthy food options, as...

Ramp Carbonara

Spring has sprung in the Mid-Ohio Valley and that can only mean one thing, its ramp season! This robust little cousin to the green onion is native to West Virgi...
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