Ice Cream History

  Legends and Myths of Ices and Ice Cream History     Generally speaking, a fictional story or an incredible tale, in lieu of evidence, that is passed from one … Continued

Bowl of 15 Bean Soup with ham and sausage

15 Bean Soup with Ham and Sausage Recipe

Stove Top Method – Slow Cooker Method – Instant Pot Pressure Cooker Method   Here is a hearty and delicious 15 Bean Soup with Ham and Sausage recipe that makes … Continued

Corn On The Cob

About Corn – Corn On The Cob

  Check out Linda’s favorite Corn Recipes.   How To Boil Corn On The Cob Boiling is the quickest, easiest, and tastiest way to prepare fresh corn.  Too many people … Continued

Absinthe History and Legends

Absinthe History and Legends

Absinthe –The Revival of the “Green Fairy”   Are you familiar with absinthe history and legends?  A now legalized liquor that has long been rumored to cause madness.  No other drink has inspired … Continued

Absolute Best Chocolate Chip Cookie

Absolute Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

These are the Absolute Best Chocolate Chip Cookies!  The addition of powdered rolled oats makes these exceptional chocolate chip cookies.  This will definitely become your favorite Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe! … Continued

Afternoon and High Tea History

Afternoon and High Tea History

History of High Tea – History English Afternoon Tea – Tea Etiquette     High Tea is often a misnomer.  Most people refer to afternoon tea as high tea because … Continued

Agave Nectar

Agave Nectar

Agave (pronounced ah-GAH-vay) nectar is a syrup made from the agave plant.  It has become popular in recent years as people look for healthier alternatives to white sugar.  Called agave, … Continued

Akutaq – Eskimo Ice Cream History and Recipes

The native people (Indigenous People) of Alaska have a distinct version of ice cream called Akutaq (also known as Eskimo Ice Cream).  It is not creamy ice cream as we … Continued

Almonds History and Recipes

Almonds History and Recipes

Tea Travels!™ – Almonds and How To Use Them by Ellen Easton 2010  – All Rights Reserved   Reva Paul’s Hand Decorated Almond and Almond Cup Photos by Ellen Easton … Continued

Angel Food Cake History

Angel Food Cake History

  Angel Food cake is thought to be a takeoff of the Sponge Cake, Cornstarch Cake, Silver Cake, and/or Snow-drift Cake.  There are several theories on who originated this Angel … Continued

Apple Pie History

Check out my family’s favorite apple pie recipe, Mom’s Apple Pie.   Apple pies or tarts have shown up, in one form or another, since the Middle Ages. 1381 – … Continued

History and Legends of Apples

Apples – History and Legends of Apples

  What are cooking apples? A cooking apple is an apple that is used primarily for cooking rather than eating.  While there’s no harm to using an eating apple in … Continued


Artichokes History

Photo courtesy of The California Artichoke Advisory Board (CAAB)   The globe artichoke (Cynara scolymus), also called “French artichoke” and “green artichoke,” derives its common name from the northern Italian … Continued

Hearts of Palm Salad

Avocado and Hearts of Palm Salad Recipe

This Hearts of Palm Salad is refreshing with a light tangy taste.  If you have never tasted hearts of palm, this is the perfect recipe for you to make.  This is … Continued


Avocados – Learn All About Avocados

  Types of Avocados The two most widely marketed avocado varieties are the rough-skinned, almost black Hass and the smooth, thin-skinned green Fuerte.  The Hass has a smaller pit and … Continued