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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Plant Fall-Blooming Perennials Now for a Fall Show!

Fall-blooming perennials add vibrant color in your garden even after a long, healthy spring and summer season. They produce lively colors and attract various …
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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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The Best Summer Day Trips in the Chesapeake Bay Region

Get on the road this summer and journey to some of the best places the Chesapeake Bay region has to offer. Our two Homestead Gardens locations are just a short …
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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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More Chesapeake Harvest

Be Inspired” Seasonally with Rita Calvert Chilled Carrot and Summer Squash Soup ‘bama-Style Chicken Kebabs  We're still grooving on the highlights of …
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Chesapeake Mid-Summer Harvest

 “Be Inspired” Seasonally by Rita Calvert Recently I visited Sweden as a traveler, not a tourist. There is a distinction, as being the tourist is superficial, …
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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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Readying for the Fourth of July

“Be Inspired” Seasonally by Rita Calvert Summer's hottest holiday arrives with a bang and lots of excitement! Break out your bright red, hot and blue table …
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