10 Easy Ways to Enjoy Lemons This Summer

As the summer months heat up, life moves outdoors and simplicity becomes the spice of life. Megan Roosevelt – Limoneira spokesperson and founder of Healthy Grocery Girl – has cultivated a list of her favorite ways to integrate lemons into easy, healthy summer living. 1. Season Veggies on the BBQ with Lemon Fresh lemons + Read More

Watermelon Spritzer No-Alcoholic Drink Recipe

When it’s hot outside nothing quite quenches the thirst like watermelon. Try this refreshing Watermelon Spritzer drink recipe with or without alcohol. When you add Tequila we like to call them Watermelon Margaritas. Serve this drink in a Mason jar with a striped paper straw for a fun effect. Want something fun to try with Read More

Coconut Pineapple Skewers Recipe for National Barbecue Month

May is National Barbecue Month! There’s no better way to celebrate the beginning of summer than heading outdoors for a cookout with family and friends. Grilling is one of America’s favorite pastimes during the summer months Ingredients: 1 bottle Coconut Pineapple Sparkling Ice 1/2 cup olive oil + extra to brush pineapple 2 teaspoons harissa Read More

How to Make Bird Seed Heart Treats and Wreath to Feed Birds and Squirrels During the Winter

We have been following Geraci Family Farm on Instagram for awhile. Joe and Mindy raise cows and chicken in Woodbury, Connecticut. They also sell their farm fresh vegetables at local farm stands. Mindy loves to share her gardening and homestead tips and techniques on Instagram. Mindy recently posted instructions for making a Birdseed Wreath to put Read More

Easy No-Bake Homemade Twix Bar Instructions

I just love Twix Bars and now we can make them at home with these easy 4-ingredients instructions. These chocolate bars are so easy, the kids can help. The ingredients are simple and the key to getting them just right is finding the perfect caramel consistency. You want it soft but not runny because you want Read More

Use Candy Eyeballs to Make Ghoulish Halloween Treats

Candy Chocolate Halloween Candy Bark made with candy eyeballs, Chocolate Strawberry Spider Treats, and Candy Corn Cookies round out out Halloween treat list. Try these spooky Halloween snack treat recipes for this year’s Halloween party. I can almost bet your house will be where everyone hangs out next year when Halloween comes around again. Chocolate Read More

Our Hearty Roasted Pumpkin Soup Recipe

It’s Fall and pumpkins are in season so why not make a hearty pumpkin soup. Roast the seeds in the oven and place them as a garnish on top of the soup and dig in. You can eat the soup and the seeds too. We started with local sugar pumpkins from our local farmer. Did Read More

Homemade Lemon Chicken Orzo Soup Recipe

We love eating at Panera Bread. They serve the best soup and sandwiches. We especially love their Lemon Chicken Orzo soup but they don’t offer it all of the time. They rotate the soups on their menu and just when I am falling in love with one of them they remove it. They usually bring Read More

When To Buy Local Produce at Stop & Shop (Recipes)

Stop & Shop has a relationship with reputable Connecticut farmers and their fresh produce is featured at local Stop and Shop stores through the summer (July through October), The best time to buy fruit and vegetables is when they are at their peak. Take a look at the Stop and Shop chart below to see Read More

Muffins for Meals in Minutes Recipes

Looking for something quick and easy to make for brunch, dinner or even an afternoon snack? Whip out that muffin pan and make mini muffin meals in just minutes. You may have seen mini meals in the shape of muffins on your favorite Pinterest boards and food bloggers’ sites. We love the idea of these Read More