All About Tastebuds

Thu, Nov 14, 2013 3:30 pm

Turkeys rule the month of November. It’s all about the bird in a month when Americans are thinking about only one thing – Thanksgiving dinner. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, more than 45 million turkeys are cooked and eaten in the U.S. every year on Thanksgiving Day, which is one sixth of the total turkeys sold each year. But in reality, not everyone’s a fan of the bird – including those who don’t eat meat at all. What do you eat for Thanksgiving dinner if the bird is not for you?

Mon, Oct 28, 2013 4:45 pm

Halloween - one of my favorite holidays. There’s something special about the cooler days, fallen leaves and kids in costumes. These days will be gone soon and we'll be up to our ears in turkey and Christmas music so take the opportunity while you can to try some great fall recipes. PBS' Food Blog has a lot of recipes for every occasion. Here’s six easy, and festive fall recipes provided by PBS Food.



Halloween Monster Cupcakes

Thu, Oct 10, 2013 4:53 pm

Residents of Circleville, Ohio, really like their pumpkins. Seriously.

It’s known as “the greatest free show on earth” and is believed to be the biggest festival in the United States dedicated to the pumpkin. This year’s Circleville Pumpkin Show will be held October 16 – 19 in downtown Circleville.

Thu, Sep 26, 2013 1:27 pm


Although some people believe the popularity of cupcakes is on the decline, I beg to differ. As long as there are birthdays to be celebrated there will always be cupcakes.

Thu, Sep 19, 2013 4:01 pm

Fall is in the air, there’s no denying it - cooler days and even cooler nights are on the horizon. For many, it’s their favorite time of the year. Just like the change of the wardrobe that makes you bring out your sweaters and long pants, your recipes for dinner may change too.

That means it’s soup time. There are plenty great recipes out there, but here’s one that will make a great winter soup that is hearty, full of veggies and Crock Pot® friendly. 

Italian Sausage and Tortellini Soup