| Jun 27, 2013
| 7:01 AM
¿¿¿¿Using a ready-to-bake pie shell is a great shortcut for when you just don't have time to make your own crust. Our Awesome Blueberry Pie is so good that no one even has to know you cheated a bit!
Chilling Time: 4 hr
Cooking Time: 15 min...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 10:48 AM
2 small or 1 large grape Jell-O
2 cups hot water
1 can crushed pineapple
1 can blueberry pie filling
1 cup chopped walnuts
Dissolve Jell-O in hot water. Add other ingredients. Put in refrigerator and let set. Top with whip cream. If you...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 5:19 AM
In mid-June, the State House approved a bill that critics say opens regulations on wetlands.
Now, the bill is headed for Governor Rick Snyder’s desk.
Senate Bill 163 was originally drafted to address flaws in Michigan’s oversight in its...
| Apr 22, 2013
Sometimes good things happen simultaneously.
During the same week U-pick blueberry farmers in Central Florida welcomed customers to their blueberry fields, Ralph and I welcomed a newly hatched sandhill crane to our property.
The fruit, picked fresh...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 4:06 AM
Blueberry Maple Breakfast Bake
- 14-ounce loaf egg challah or other white bread
- 4 ounces reduced-fat cream cheese
- 2 cups fresh or frozen blueberries, divided
- 8 eggs, beaten
- 1 1/2 cups milk
- 1/4 cup maple syrup
- 1/4 cup...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 6:15 AM
The corks will pop at 6 p.m. Thursday for Reading Between the Wines, a benefit for the Adult Literacy League, at the Orlando Science Center. Tickets are $75. Call 407-422-1540 or check out adultliteracyleague.org for information. In the meantime, let's...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 9:21 AM
My grandma played with rocks and sticks and farm animals when she was a young girl.
My mom played baseball and rode bikes with her friends.
But for my brother and me, it was all about the toys.
Over spring break, my teenage daughter decided to tackle...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 11:41 AM
The sign out front doesn't automatically call my name: "PDQ Fresh Tenders Salads Sandwiches."
All I know from tenders is what I see in the meat department at the grocery store — strange breast-meat pieces that seem ready-made for kids' hands to...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 12:35 PM
Check out festivals and events in June across the state.
This list is organized by region.
Central Florida (including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford, the Space Coast, Lakeland/Polk and Lake County)
May 31-June 1: Silver Spurs Rodeo,...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 11:04 AM
April is generally the least abundant month for locally grown fruits, with nothing like the profusion of stone fruits in summer, apples in autumn and citrus in winter. But there's still plenty of great choices at farmers markets, particularly for shoppers...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 1:25 PM
FREE PINKBERRY® BLUEBERRY GREEK ALMOND GREEK YOGURT
Pinkberrygreek offers Good Morning America Friday Freebie deal
Pinkberry is giving out a free full-size serving of its special GMA Blueberry Almond Greek yogurt this weekend. Just bring in a...