How to Enjoy Oysters at Home

Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook This week we're bringing you an etra-special treat from guest blogger, Julie Qiu. Creating your own oyster …
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A Smokin' St Paddy's Day Menu

  Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook -Leave a comment Smoked Pulled Lamb Sandwiches Split Pea Soup with Barley Roasted Pears with Caramel Sauce  …
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Real Food Menu for the Whole Gang with Seasonal Citrus

Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook  Jerry Traunfeld's Root Ribbons with Sage Cuban Oregano Chicken  Orange, Almond, and Olive Oil Cake
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More Stew Review

Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook  We’re back, exploring more in the “Stew Review” Italian Wedding Stew You’ll find this delectable rich soup …
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Seasonal Sumptuous Valentine Menu

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Focus: Herbs and Spices in New Wave Dips

Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook  Washington Gardener Magazine's Seed Exchanges It's that time again and here is a bit of event happenings! …
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The New Food Manifesto

 
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Chinese New Year's Connection to Agriculture and Farming

Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook    Chinese New Year 2012: Year of the Dragon The Year of the Dragon will be marked by excitement, …
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Fascinating Seed Companies of Homestead Gardens Now Is the Time!

    Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook  Each of the smaller seed  seed companies (no selling to big box stores) started somewhere and usually …
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Inspiration for the New Year's Celebration

Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook  What would the perfect New Year's Eve celebration be? ...intimate with time to catchup with each guest while …
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The Food Winners and Losers of 2011

  2011 Winners and Losers Your Homestead Gardens food blogger avidly follows a weekly column within Food52 (a NY Times food blog) where the food news …
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An Earthy Holiday

Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook  If going authentic and natural is of importance to you during this festive season, Homestead Gardens has …
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