My mom's peach tree is growing a bumper crop this year, so I didn't feel at all guilty when I used her peaches to make two cobbler-crisp desserts this week. The first was Blueberry Peach Crisp, and the second was the following recipes for Easy Peach Cobbler.
A week ago, Rob and I processed for freezing almost five gallons of apples from my Grandma Thilmony's pie apple tree.
I made my first apple treat this weekend with an Apple Date Cake. The recipe came from my late grandma, Mary Stange.
For the past year, Jeff Grant and Perry Davidson have been renovating the former Hundman Lumber facility in Champaign for a new events center.
They hope to begin hosting events at the new Fluid Events Center by the beginning of September, Grant said.
URBANA — A dozen food pantries and other organizations are sharing in more than $30,000 in grant money awarded by the Eastern Illinois Foodbank.
The money was awarded to upgrade computer equipment or cold storage.
I have an exciting announcement today: The News-Gazette, The News-Gazette Community Newspapers and County Market are sponsoring a Taste of Home Cooking School show on Oct. 1 in Urbana.
I’ll be on stage at the show, so I probably will mention it frequently here over the next several weeks.
By Dave Shiley, University of Illinois Extension