Fall Entertaining: Apples & Pears

Apples and pears are fresh from the orchard and readily available this time of year. I purchased some from Simmons Farm, just a few miles from my home. They had several to choices including Gala, Empire, Red and Golden Delicious and several others. I chose the Idared apple because it’s new to me, and described as… [Read More]

Harvest Tomato Pie

  My tomato growing hasn’t been much of a success this year. The cherry and pear tomatoes did great but there is nothing better than a large homegrown tomato in my opinion. Luckily for me the farmers market was filled with lots of great looking tomatoes for purchase. On this trip I bought a mix… [Read More]