MAINE COURSE
“Some people might call ’em spoiled, but I think that these almost ruined ones sometimes make the sweetest jam,” Pearl Smooter says to her daughter, Melanie Carmichael, in the 2002 romantic comedy film “Sweet Home Alabama.” She’s making peach jam, and providing motherly advice to her… Read More
    MAINE COURSE
    Farmers market meets favorite takeout in this recipe for Vegan Beet Fried Rice. It’s perfect for beet lovers. googletag.cmd.push(function () { // Define Slot var slot_sizes = [[300,250]]; var new_slot_sizes = []; var has_banner = false; for (var i = 0; i < slot_sizes.length; i++)… Read More
TASTE BUDS
Sheila’s sauce on the left and Kristine’s on the right. Things were getting pretty dire around here. There was no chocolate sauce for the ice cream, always vanilla, customarily eaten by one of the inhabitants here. This situation is almost as bad as… Read More
    TASTE BUDS
    It is high rhubarb season among us, huge green leaves unfolding at the end of long pink stalks, and statuesque buds emerging and blooming into elegant ivory blossoms. People who like rhubarb, and not everyone does, are trying to figure out what to do… Read More

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CAMDEN — The Camden Garden Club will hold its April meeting 9:30 a.m. Thursday, April 25, at the First Congregational Church, 55 Elm Street. David T. Handley, vegetable and small fruit specialist and cooperating professor of horticulture for the University of Maine will give a talk “Growing Strawberries… Read More
    MANCHESTER — Longfellow’s Greenhouses will hold its annual spring open house with lectures and workshops Saturday and Sunday, April 27 and 28, at 81 Puddledock Road.   Saturday, April 27th: googletag.cmd.push(function () { // Define Slot var slot_sizes = [[300,250]]; var new_slot_sizes = [];… Read More