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A Fast, Simple Way to Cook Corn on the Cob

My favorite way to cook corn on the cob? In the microwave! This technique could not be easier. Place your unhusked ear of corn in the microwave and cook it for two minutes per ear on high. That’s it! You … Continue reading

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Watermelon Appetizer

  I love watermelon. I wait all year for the middle of summer when I can once again enjoy the taste of fresh, ripe watermelon. A hot late July or August day and a big, thick slice of chilled watermelon is … Continue reading

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Watermelon Juice

True confession: the only melon I like to eat is watermelon. Believe me, I can appreciate other melons, but watermelon is my love. It’s an ingredient of summer. Tweet

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Simple, Fresh-Squeezed Lemonade

Spring is officially here and summer is just around the corner. Time for a tall pitcher of cool, freshly made lemonade! Last weekend, our neighborhood sponsored a yard sale. The kids ran a lemonade stand/bake sale to raise money for charity. … Continue reading

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