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Heirloom Tomato Salsa

Some like it hot...but I like it mild. That's one of the nice things about making your own salsa -- you can make it as spicy or non-spicy as you like. My own salsa-making journey was inspired b…

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Why Backyard Tomatoes Taste So Delicious

  By A.K. Streeter, Treehugger The moment has arrived. The tomatoes are ripe, and so the question is not "What's For Dinner?" but "What Are We Having With The Tomato Salad Tonight?" Maybe…

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Homesteader’s Kitchen – Book Giveaway!

In her beautiful new book, The Homesteader's Kitchen, Robin Burnside celebrates fresh, local ingredients with wholesome recipes for everything from fruity smoothies and vibrant salads to satisfyingly …

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Grow Your Own Yummy Heirloom Tomatoes (video)

Now is the time to get some tomato plants at your local nursery (ask for the heirloom varieties) and begin growing them in your backyard. That way you’ll enjoy local and organic tomatoes at a fraction…

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Savory Tomato Bread Pudding

Just how good can tomatoes be? I am stunned by how amazing the heirloom tomatoes are this year. They're sweet, tangy, salty, and whizbanging tomato-y all at the same time. My kids are eating them like…

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