Category Archive: Recipes

Recipes for a variety of household items and more

May 23

Sugar Violets

This time of year, Violets are prolific! One of my favorite projects is making Sugar Violets for garnishing cakes, and cookies. This is a fun project to do with children, and is a great way to teach about flowers that are edible. Violets are easy to identify, and have a light, green taste that pairs …

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Nov 22

Butternut Squash Soup with Sage

This is one of my favorite Autumn soups, and it’s so easy to make. Fantastic by itself, with a sandwich, or as a side to a hearty meal, it’s delicious, and good for you! Ingredients you will need: One large Butternut Squash One small to medium Onion (yellow, or sweet) Two medium Garlic Cloves Sage …

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Aug 21

Classic Maine Blueberry Cake

The time for blueberry everything is here. Blueberry pancakes, blueberry pie, blueberry cobbler, blueberry scented this, and that. Maine Blueberry season lasts from the end of July through the first part of August. There are high bush blueberries that are usually cultivated, pruned, and make for easy picking. Wild blueberries (low bush) are a hot …

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