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Be Inspired for Mother's Day

Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook M-O-T-H-E-R. The word that means the world to many. The second Sunday in May has become a very memorable …
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Time for Cukes

 Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook  Time to plant and time to plan the recipes for the really big yield. Last year seems to have been great for …
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Easter and the Side Dishes

Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook  Just to make sure I have your attention, the above photo gives you a taste of dessert early on. These …
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Add A Touch of Spring to Sandwiches

Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook  Herbs in cocktails? Fruit on sandwiches? It must be spring-finally! The big trends are here to branch out to …
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Fresh and Green from Herrington on the Bay

Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook  Every year during Homestead Gardens Spring Open House, Green Drinks/Annapolis Green hosts a vibrant "Eco …
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Mushrooms Exotica

  All mushrooms are luscious to many of us. They are also versatile and especially good-for-you. However, if you have an introduction to the mushroom exotica …
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New Farm and Pet Department

Lots of our four-legged brought their masters to the brand-spanking new department of pet accessories and goodies; they had a blast. I also had a great time …
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Food Link Celebrates at Homestead Gardens

 Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook Homestead Gardens has graciously invited Food Link to common' back and hold their only fundraising event  at …
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A Celebration of Wild Eats From Our Bees

 Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook  The information below is so important during National Pollinator Week, I had to share it directly with you. …
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24-Hour Anne Arundel GreatGive Starts at 7 pm TODAY

Start your engines!  A terrific local fund-raising campaign to benefit dozens of worthy nonprofits in our area starts at 7 pm today and ends at 7 -pm …
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Are Your Borders Ready for Spring?

Suddenly, there's lots more to do than I think I can accomplish in time.  In time for what?  For the intense gorgeousness that I expect to see in my very own …
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