Posts tagged "contest"
Orzo: Like Rice but Pasta!

Orzo: Like Rice but Pasta!

Even though our 2014 Homegrown Recipe Contest has technically ended (the last day to submit recipes was Friday, February 28th), we’re far from done taste-testing! I figured if we were getting to reap the benefits of these wonderful submissions, than it would only be fair to continue to let you in on the fun, too....
Start the Morning Off Singing!

Start the Morning Off Singing!

Well, the day is finally here…the last day to enter the 2014 Homegrown Recipe Contest! We have once again received so many wonderful entries, my recipe box is now over-flowing at home! To celebrate the deadline for entering the contest, I thought I’d featured a recipe for a meal which we don’t often receive entries...
A Chance for your Herb Garden to Really Shine!

A Chance for your Herb Garden to Really Shine!

With only one day left to enter the 2014 Homegrown Recipe Contest, I figured it was time to share a recipe in which some of the most easy, most convenient, most fun to grow edible plants are featured — tomatoes and herbs! And lucky for me, I absolutely LOVE both 🙂 Today’s recipe was entered...
Transport Yourself to Warmer Days with...PIZZA?

Transport Yourself to Warmer Days with…PIZZA?

Oh, how I long for warmer days right now! I just returned yesterday from a long weekend in Northern Wisconsin — the scenery was absolutely GORGEOUS but how my body is tired of shivering! So today, I thought I’d feature a recipe with a name that sounds as dreamy as the final product tastes! This...
Just like Grandma's

Just like Grandma’s

I just HAD to share this recipe from the 4th Annual Homegrown Recipe Contest. If I were stranded on a desert island and could only choose one food to have with me, raspberries would probably be it. Tart and sweet in perfect harmony. It’s almost as though this recipe was created just for me. Mary...
Dinner or Dessert?

Dinner or Dessert?

The 4th Annual Homegrown Recipe Contest keeps rolling along and my kitchen is a mess! A lovely mess, that is. The recipe I’d like to share with you today was submitted by one of our winners from last year, Roxanne of New York! This recipe contains possibly one of my fave ingredients of all time:...
It's not just for Thanksgiving Anymore!

It’s not just for Thanksgiving Anymore!

As many of you know, we have already kicked off our 4th Annual Homegrown Recipe Contest — and we’ve been receiving some scrumptious entries again! As much as I would love to keep them to myself and claim them for my own at our next family get-together, I figured it was high time I start...
Corn Muffins

Corn Muffins

As you know, I’ve been spending the last few Fridays featuring some of the entries we’ve been receiving in our 2013  Homegrown Recipe Contest. This Friday is no exception! Today I’m featuring an amazingly tasty, but more importantly, easy to execute recipe from Evans in Green Cove Springs, Florida. The total preparation time is 10...
Banana Pudding Surprise

Banana Pudding Surprise

Week after week, we continue receiving more and more entries for our 2013 Homegrown Recipe Contest! I begin to like this time of year almost much as the start of the planting season! The recipe I’ve chose to share with you today comes to us from Darryl in Warren, Michigan. The main ingredient featured in...
Spectacular Garden Photos - Part IV

Spectacular Garden Photos – Part IV

Happy New Year’s Eve to all of my readers! Sure is hard to believe that we’re almost saying “goodbye” to 2012 and “hello” to 2013! I thought it would be a great way to finish off the year by sharing our last (6) winning photos with all of you. So without further ado… September First...
Spectacular Garden Photos - Part III

Spectacular Garden Photos – Part III

We had even more brilliant entries in the months of July and August when things really started blooming: July First Place Winner – Christie from Royston, Georgia Christie says, “This is one of the blooms from the Holland Bulb Grab Bag offer last April. My garden surely is pretty this summer!” And many of our...
Spectacular Garden Photos - Part I

Spectacular Garden Photos – Part I

Well, the end of the year is upon us. Hard to believe…where did 2012 go? One of the most exciting things we (Holland Bulb Farms partnered with myself) did this year was the monthly facebook-based Photo Contest! We received so many WONDERFUL entries — it made me thankful that it was not up to me...