Yams are a powerhouse of nutrients. As compared to their distant cousin the potato, yams have a lower glycemic index, so they also help you stay fuller longer.
We're celebrating the holidays with a feast of goat cheese, parsnip soup, chicken of the woods mushrooms, eggnog and local duck.
This definitely beats the highly-processed cheese ball you get at the grocery store. Once you go goat cheese, you'll never go back.
Two cheesy appetizers are on the menu: baked brie and a goat cheese cheese ball. Blogger Mimi Ito talks about documenting her kids' lunches on her bento blog.
Recruit some young sous chefs who won't mind getting their hands dirty to help you bread the tomatoes for this delicious Fried Green Tomatoes recipe.
This walnut vinaigrette recipe is in honor of my father Lefty, who taught me how to forage for and prepare these delicious nuts.
We are using pears plucked from the tree in my front yard, a sprig of lemon verbena from the garden and fresh local raspberries for this fruity dessert recipe.
The first thing every student needs to have a good day is a healthy breakfast. Author Janet Poppendieck talks about what is right and wrong with school lunch.
With the help of Jeni Britton Bauer's new cookbook, the sky's the limit with what you can do with an ice cream maker.
We've got rhubarb on the brain today on Earth Eats with homemade rhubarb compote and local goat cheese and a strawberry rhubarb tart
We’re cleaning out the last little bits of our root cellar today. What has held up over these cold months? Yams and potatoes!
This sandwich is a perfect mix of creamy and crunchy, and what more could you ask for in a sandwich.
David Fletcher's artisanal chocolates are not only beautiful to look at, but they are tastier than anything you can buy in the stores.
There's so much more to dessert than just chocolate. Enjoy these two fruity recipes using persimmons and pears.
These easy recipes will give rest to the weary Thanksgiving home chefs. They may be quick and light, they don't skimp on flavor!
Walnuts require time and energy to get them from the tree to the plate, but these two recipes will prove that they are worth all the trouble.
A panel entitled at the Food in Bloom conference analyzed some of the deeper meanings behind food and drink consumption.
Asparagus is one of the first vegetables to pop up in the garden in the spring. This week we have recipes for two different salads using asparagus.
Garden burgers are a great way to use up lonely veggies in the crisper. Add all types of stuff to these from corn kernels to sautéed zucchini or eggplant.