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About… Chestnuts

Fall brings lots of wonderful things, such as… chestnuts! Chestnuts are shiny brown nuts whose thick casing has long, sharp, needle-like spikes (burrs). There are usually two to four nuts per casing. Unlike other nuts, chestnuts have a high starch and water content but low protein and fat levels. They’ve never been as popular in […]

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Fall recipes

It’s a wonderful season to stay at home and cook. For yourself, your family or your friends. Here are two simple recipes which you’ll adore: Honey, apple, cheddar and bacon panini (by halfbakedharvest.com) Ingredients: 8 slices sourdough bread; 4 tablespoons butter, at room temperature; 4 tablespoons apple butter; 1 1/2 cups shredded cheddar cheese; 1 1/2 cups shredded havarti cheese; 1 honeycrisp apple, thinly sliced; 8 slices cooked bacon; honey for drizzling; 1 tablespoon fresh thyme leaves […]

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About: Fall flowers

Fall flowers are wonderful home decorations that bring unique aroma, texture and color into home interiors. Home decorating with fall flowers is inexpensive and fun. Whether as outdoor ornaments and yard decorations or flower arrangements for interior decorating, you can never go wrong with adding fall flowers to your rooms in fall. Fall represents a […]

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Fall is here!

Yes, Fall (or Autumn) is here again. And here are some fun facts about the new season: Americans typically refer to this time of year as “fall,” while the British use the word “autumn.” Both terms date back to the 16th century but before that it was called “harvest. Fall was called “harvest” because of […]

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All about… chestnuts

Fall brings lots of wonderful things, such as… chestnuts! Chestnuts are shiny brown nuts whose thick casing has long, sharp, needle-like spikes (burrs). There are usually two to four nuts per casing. Unlike other nuts, chestnuts have a high starch and water content but low protein and fat levels. They’ve never been as popular in […]

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Fall is here!

A new season has arrived. Also known as Fall, Autumn begins when the center of the sun crosses Earth’s equator. As Earth continues its path around the sun, days become shorter and nights become longer, with the change most noticeable for those at higher latitudes. It is for many the most beautiful season of the year. Is it yours […]