Tag Archives: Food

They’re not just for Pilgrims

Hey, all you hunters, there may now be some big game hunting out there that you have overlooked or just not aware that they have quietly slipped into the area in great numbers during the past few years. They qualify … Continue reading

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Didja Ever…?

Have you ever played that little game,”Didja ever’? I play it all the time around here, ‘specially since a penance has come a-callin’ and I am getting visitors on a regular basis. I love the lady who comes to take … Continue reading

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Oysters on the half shell, oyster stew and… oyster beer?

Indian Summer has finally given way to crisp chill of oyster weather.  It’s November, the third month from September through April containing an “R,” and we are well into oyster season, but it took a monster late season hurricane/nor’easter/winter weather … Continue reading

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Fitting Carbs into a Healthy Diet

Carbohydrates aren’t bad, but some may be healthier than others.  We all love carbs and need carbs in our diet, but we must be smart about it.  The carbs we choose and how many carbs we actually consume, can play … Continue reading

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Making room for a new season of venison…and football!

We know it’s hunting season when friends show up with gifts–a heart and a liver that they just harvested from a doe in our woods.  While they might normally toss them, they know that John will use them to make … Continue reading

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The North Cluster Food Bank needs your help!

You may remember that many months ago the North Cluster Food Bank (located on the grounds of Pine Grove United Methodist Church on Middletown Road) was destroyed in an unfortunate accident. We have good news! With the help of many … Continue reading

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What a Turkey!

It was 6:30, kind of a misty, foggy morning and I had  just cranked up the scooter and started the rounds of my residential complex, i.e. my apartment in Harborside.  First I opened the vertical blinds to see what was happening on … Continue reading

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Preparing for the honey harvest

Today was  an exciting day as we got the hives ready for harvest. Today’s tasks:  to put bee escapes on the honey  boxes and  put entrance reducers on the front entrance to the hives. The goals: get the bees to … Continue reading

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Forks over Knives – What do you think?

How many of you have heard of or have seen the movie Forks over Knives?  I have yet to watch the movie (and am uncertain if I will ever make the time), but I have to tell you that it’s … Continue reading

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It’s time to s-KALE up your diet

It seems as though the past year has been a great exploring and learning year for me, especially in the area of food.  I’ve never been that into cooking and didn’t feel I was very good at it.  It just wasn’t in … Continue reading

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