Look to the Seasons for What to Cook

  Be Inspired” Seasonally with Rita Calvert  As we remain firmly in the glow of summery September (minus the humidity), a rainbow of apples has nudged the last …
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Did You Catch that Harvest Moon? + More Harvest Food

Be Inspired” Seasonally with Rita Calvert September’s burst of summer glory segues brilliantly into the glorious hues of autumn. It’s such a great time of year …
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Harvest Moon Menus

Be Inspired” Seasonally with Rita Calvert Some folklore oriented farmers I know describe the Harvest moon as the full moon which lights the way between sunset …
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Celebrating Summer Holiday Food and Drink

Be Inspired” Seasonally with Rita Calvert When I saw found this recipe on a food conglomerate, The Kitchen, I couldn’t wait for a special event to try it. Now …
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Planting Edibles for Fall-Your Second Harvest

Be Inspired” Seasonally with Rita Calvert With Gene Sumi, Education Coordinator, Homestead Gardens, Inc. Your second harvest: Start now, and you can double …
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Vibrant Food-In Living Color

  Stuck in a Food Rut? EAT the Rainbow It's the happiest, healthiest and prettiest way to eat since it turns out cooking with all the colors of the rainbow …
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Casual Entertaining with the Chesapeake Harvest

Be Inspired” Seasonally with Rita Calvert Yummy Unique Gazpacho Sandwich Share-Smoked Salmon, Cucumber on Whole Wheat Naan Fresh Peach Frangipane Tart  As we …
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Abundant Chesapeake Local Harvest

  Be Inspired Seasonally with Rita Calvert There is total focus on Buy Local Week once again for the summer season. The Governor's Cook Off takes place, …
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Beginning Gardeners Series

A Beginner's Guide to Gardening Topic #1: Basic Gardening Tools Homestead Gardens would like to inspire and assist novice gardeners by providing you with a …
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The Best Fireworks Displays in the Chesapeake Bay Area

The Fourth of July is right around the corner and the Chesapeake Bay region is home to some of the most exquisite fireworks displays in the country. Our …
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A Patriotic 4th

"Be Inspired” Seasonally by Rita Calvert Gather your friends and use our patriotic decorating and entertaining ideas for this year's 4th of July celebration. …
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Father's Day With a Luau Grill Out!

“Be Inspired” Seasonally by Rita Calvert I hope everyone enjoys the upcoming Father’s Day weekend and can spend a special time with their dad or remembrance of …
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