Honey-Baked Feta Is a Simple Way to Raise the Flavor Bar

Honey-baked feta is great on crusty bread slices as a snack or side, in an omelette, or topping stuffed, baked peppers.

blue skies and layers of mountain views in an Appalachian view

“Hillbilly Elegy” in Howard’s Hands – Different Is Good

Howard shows violence, xenophobia, poverty, and oppression in the film. He just doesn’t add his own (or Vance’s) political narrative to the story.

A view from the walking path shows sunlight on Lake Erie.

A Great Autumn Stroll is Ready for You at Lakeshore Reservation

A change of scenery is always welcome, given that there are so few activities that are available now.

Granola chunks stored in canning jar

How to Make Granola – Easy and Delicious

A plus for homemade granola is that you can substitute any nuts, seeds, grains, and dried fruits that fit your needs or pantry.

A trifle bowl's sides are perpendicular to its base.

A Trifle Advantageous

“Trifle” is a traditional English dessert consisting of layered, fruit-soaked sponge cake, custard, and fruit.…

Boosting Your Immunity: What Is Effective Against Covid-19?

Although it seems like no one knows a lot about Covid-19, we are learning more day-by-day. And some information out there suggests that certain nutrients can be effective in limiting the severity and duration of the disease.

Growing Native Plants to Inspire a New World

The foundation is dedicated to the preservation of California native plants and hosts an annual garden tour of scores of California’s best private gardens.

pizza with half spinach topping

Homemade Pizza by Dad: A Guide for Beginners

Working with yeast dough can be intimidating, so let this step-by-step tutorial allay your fears. You’ll be making some terrific dough.

Memory – The All Ages, No-tech Game that’s Actually Fun

It’s a simple game to make and play, and its adaptable to all ages and interests.

Shakespeare and Company, Paris is painted bright green and yellow so it is hard to miss

Cozy Bookstores to Spice Up Your Travels

Here are some of our all-time favorite bookstores. If you love books, you’ll love these stores, too.

asparagus spears are spread out on top of cooked rice in the rice pot

How to Cook Asparagus to Perfection, and It’s So Easy

Five minutes of steaming will yield tender-crisp asparagus stalks with just the right amount of crunch.

vanilla ice cream tops the apple slices

Warm Apple Crisp Is a Great Way to Use those Extra Apples

Apple crisp, crumble, or Betty is a great way to use those apples that are starting to get old, since they got pushed to the back of the fridge during the holidays.

Middle Eastern Style Stuffed Peppers are capped wih tomato puree and a sprinkling of chopped mint leaves.

Make Middle Eastern-style Stuffed Peppers for a Meatless Main Course

Eastern cuisines often feature meatless meals. It makes sense to look for inspiration from these cooking styles, notably for their use of fragrant spices, dried fruits, fresh herbs, nuts, and grains to achieve satisfying dishes.