Archive for: July 2014

Celebrate Bastille Day – With Dessert!

Posted: Monday, July 14, 2014 in Baking, Breakfast, Dessert, Family-Friendly, Recipes
Crepes Chantilly

Still relishing those mid-summer Fourth of July festivities? Lucky for you, today marks another celebration of freedom – Bastille Day! Much like Independence Day to Americans, Bastille Day commemorates the start of the French Revolution, when unarmed peasants stormed the Bastille prison and armory. What better way to commemorate their victory than to pop open some…
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Get to Know the Grain: Rice 101

Posted: Friday, July 11, 2014 in Cooking, Recipes
Rice Pudding

Rice is a versatile pantry staple that is equally at home in a variety of cuisines from around the world. Years ago, American households were typically only familiar with American long-grain white rice. Who can forget those cheesy chicken and rice casseroles at the dinner table? But as ethnic foods have gained popularity, Americans have…
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Summer Baking With Blueberries

Posted: Thursday, July 3, 2014 in Baking, Baking with Fruit, Healthy Eating, Seasonal Baking

Did you know that blueberries are so phenomenal that an entire month is dedicated to celebrating this super fruit? That’s right – July is National Blueberry Month and we know a thing or two about how to maximize the benefits of this tiny little fruit that packs plenty of power. Native to North America, blueberries…
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