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Baking up some Krusteaz Caramel Chocolate Cookies!

I am so excited to share a ridiculously easy and pretty darn tasty cookie with you! Krusteaz sent over some Molten Deep Dish Chocolate Cookie Mix to give a try. You know I love my caramel center cookies from this post. Anyways I was thrilled to see ...

Blog: Eat and Sip in the City
Posted on: Mar 16, 2014 |  Original Post

Homity Pie: Inspired by the Land Girls of WWII

by Deanne Last weekend Francine reported in from her life in England. Here she tells about stopping at Raspberry Tea Room in Llanyrafon Manor in Wales. We ran in between a rain shower and saw lots of yummy things in the pastry case. The lady behind ...

Blog: Real Local Cooking
Posted on: Feb 18, 2014 |  Original Post

How to Bake Spaghetti Sqaush

 by Deanne Baking spaghetti squash is a fun and easy way to be a FarmerChef.  If you have kids, get them involved in the part where you  “play” with your food by shredding the baked squash onto a plate and then topping it with this ...

Blog: Real Local Cooking
Posted on: Oct 26, 2013 |  Original Post

Damsons!

by Deanne While visiting a PYO orchard during my recent visit to England, I discovered a new-to-me fruit called a damson.  They look like plums but are a tad smaller with a richer color of purple. According to what we read, they are sometimes quite ...

Blog: Real Local Cooking
Posted on: Oct 21, 2013 |  Original Post

Pick Your Own Apples and Memories

 by Deanne One month ago today I landed at Heathrow and began an amazing three week visit with Francine and Scott. Last time we traveled to England, I discovered a new pastime: visiting farm shops! It didn’t take long to make a list of more to ...

Blog: Real Local Cooking
Posted on: Oct 18, 2013 |  Original Post

Worthwhile reads from the web

Here are 5 of my worthwhile reads from the web from the week of 9/30: 10 food-based social media habits that need to stop immediately really cracks me up. I may or may not be guilt of a few of them (eh hem). Embrace the fall and all things pumpkin ...

Blog: Eat and Sip in the City
Posted on: Oct 09, 2013 |  Original Post

A FarmerChef Breakfast Cookie

by Deanne August and September are the months for me to focus on a project called The FarmerChef Project.  It all started here on our little blog when Francine was living with us prior to her big move.  Last winter, I discovered that there were ...

Blog: Real Local Cooking
Posted on: Aug 30, 2013 |  Original Post

Old Fashioned Chocolate Cookies: Thanks to Pinterest!

My “pinspiration”-  Pin Source My pic-  My take? These cookies were so good. I was skeptical since you don’t use chocolate chips or nuts or add anything and I am not usually into basic cookies. They are just nice, simple, sweet chocolate ...

Blog: Eat and Sip in the City
Posted on: Aug 10, 2013 |  Original Post

Worthwhile reads from the web

You know how my last Worthwhile reads from the web this week was from the end of April? Here is a round up from May! Slowly but surely I am going to catch up on all the posts I have wanted to share lately! Summer is here! Nothing says summer to me ...

Blog: Eat and Sip in the City
Posted on: Jun 21, 2013 |  Original Post

Without a Recipe: A FarmerChef Cooks

By Deanne Hey there FarmerChefs!  Have you noticed that once you know what goes together you can look at what is coming out of the garden or available at the farmers market, combine it with  what you have on hand in your kitchen and create some ...

Blog: Real Local Cooking
Posted on: Jun 19, 2013 |  Original Post

4 cakes for a Happy Father’s Day

Golf  / Shirt and tie Grill / Lawnmower

Blog: Eat and Sip in the City
Posted on: Jun 16, 2013 |  Original Post

Asparagus Salad: First Taste of the Growing Season

By Deanne Snow was the norm for April this year so we have been eagerly waiting for asparagus to do its duty and signal the start of the growing season.  Asparagus season was already over by this time last year.  We made our first post on April ...

Blog: Real Local Cooking
Posted on: May 24, 2013 |  Original Post

Maple Walnut Biscotti

By Deanne Tapping maple trees is something people in Vermont do…right?  And they tap the trees in the fall or early winter… or so I thought. Two weeks ago a friend mentioned they had to get home to take care of the maple sap they were ...

Blog: Real Local Cooking
Posted on: May 07, 2013 |  Original Post

Worthwhile reads from the web this week

Here are my worthwhile reads from the web from the week of 4/1: Perfect for Meatless Monday, is this list of 15 Dinner Tonight: Quick and Healthy Menus in 45 Minutes (or Less)! I know I wouldn’t mind trying out the eggplant and goat cheese ...

Blog: Eat and Sip in the City
Posted on: Apr 28, 2013 |  Original Post

Worthwhile reads from the web this week

Here are my worthwhile reads from the web from this week 3/25: If you need cooking inspiration, Skinny Mom posted their April food calendar with recipes and shopping lists! Tomorrow is Easter Sunday! I wouldn’t mind starting the day with this ...

Blog: Eat and Sip in the City
Posted on: Mar 30, 2013 |  Original Post

Worthwhile reads from the web this week

Here are my worthwhile reads from the web from this week 3/18: Sweet peas and shells alfredo on Shutterbean looks like a tasty Meatless Monday comfort food! Also a warm and filling pasta dish, this Creamy Bacon Mac and Cheese caught my eye on ...

Blog: Eat and Sip in the City
Posted on: Mar 24, 2013 |  Original Post

Oatmeal Applesauce Cake

by Deanne Hey there FarmerChefs, it has been awhile since Francine and I shared a FarmerChef recipe with you.  This is a good one for all of you plan-ahead-types who purchased or picked local apples last fall and made applesauce… kinda like ...

Blog: Real Local Cooking
Posted on: Mar 14, 2013 |  Original Post

Sixteen treats for your sweetheart

Valentine’s Cookies / Raspberry Layer Cake / Valentine pretzel buttons / Rice krispie treats /Heart hand pies / Chocolate bouchons with fresh raspberries / Dark Chocolate-Mini red velvet cheesecakes / Strawberry cake in a jar / Red velvet ...

Blog: Eat and Sip in the City
Posted on: Feb 06, 2013 |  Original Post

Easy Healthy Sweet Potato Pie Recipe from Katie Workman

Katie Workman, mom and author of The MOM 100 Cookbook, has shared a recipe for Sweet Potato Pie. A perfect recipe to feature at a holiday, event, or really any day of the week, the pie will appeal to family members of all ages. She also has shared a ...

Blog: Eat and Sip in the City
Posted on: Jan 25, 2013 |  Original Post

Worthwhile reads from the web this week

Here are my worthwhile reads from the web from last week 1/7: The bff used to work at Uno’s many moons ago and there was a side dish I always loved, the skinless bake where they take red bliss mashed potatoes and bake it up with cheese and bacon ...

Blog: Eat and Sip in the City
Posted on: Jan 17, 2013 |  Original Post

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