Family Memories Get Made at the Fall Festival

Family Memories Kids and their parents looked like they were having a whole lotta fun this weekend at the Fall Festival - and most of those parents had their …
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There Was Way More to Homestead's Tomato Festival Than I Expected

Tomato Festival Last year's was my first Tomato Festival at Homestead, and I knew there would be cook-offs - like the Chesapeake Chili Cook-off, the Salsa …
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Tomato Fest with Homestead Gardens Staff Recipes

Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook    Favorite Tomato Recipes from Homestead Gardens Staff This is great fun with a plethora of tomatoes and …
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Heat-Loving Perennials

Like people, many favorite plants wither and fade during the dog days of summer. But fear not, some perennials actually embrace the heat and bloom more …
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Edibles Weekend Showed How To Get Cooking!

Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook     I have been saying for a long time and thinking even longer, that we need to get folks cooking again and …
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Get the Kitchen Garden Kickin' with Edibles Weekend

Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook
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