Celebrating Thanksgiving with Your Local Farmer

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I Feel a Honey Rush Comin’ On

  The summer flowers at Homestead Gardens were loaded with bees!   Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook  If you have been to Homestead Gardens …
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A Visit to Many Rocks Farm

Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook              During my second farm visit, I had one of my many talks with Jeanne Dietz-Band owner of Many …
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Great Goods at the JFX Farmers Market

  Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook  Under the Jones Falls Expressway right around Saratoga and Holliday streets, lives a thriving, colorful, …
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Harvest Food for that Spooky Time of Year!

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October Real Food Menu for the Gang

Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook  Real Food Menu for October Zuppa Valdostana Apple Butter Glazed Pork Loin Plum Sticky Bites
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A Paella Event on the River

Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook  Ahh that Paella! If you’ve had the opportunity to travel to open air markets in Spain, France and even …
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Apples Everywhere!

Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook  Apples everywhere lead to standby apple favorites-apple pie, apple crisp, you know. Here you'll find a few …
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Extraordinary Food from Thomas Jefferson’s Edible Garden

Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook  Following on the heels of Susan Harris’ post, Thomas Jefferson, The Gardener, a food post on Edibles From …
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Get Ready for the Bonfire Party

Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook    When the humidity breaks and a chill tinges the air, you have the ideal weather for a 'bonfire soiree'. …
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September Real Food Menu for the Gang

 
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Planting the Second Season~Cool Weather Vegetables-Get Them Now!

  Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook With Gene Sumi, Education Coordinator, Homestead Gardens, Inc. When I tracked down Gene Sumi to ask him …
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