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How to Make a Summer Fruit Galette (And Why You Should)

<i>If you're like us, you look to the seasons for what to cook. Get to the market, and we'll show you what to do with your haul.</i><p><i>Today: Pie is great. Galettes are better. Associate Editor Marian Bull is here to explain why.</i><p>We all know how wonderful and lovely and perfect pie is. It is butter’s highest …

Baking

News from the Vatican - News about the Church - Vatican News

12/04/2018<p>Pope Francis participates in the launch of Synod on Amazon<p>12/04/2018<p>Pope at Mass: ‘Easter joy brings obedience, witness, …

Edith Stein Quotes

How to Substitute for Buttermilk in Baking

Buttermilk is an ingredient that I always keep in my refrigerator because I use it a lot for baking. It not only adds great flavor to baked goods, …

Strawberry Rhubarb Cake

<i>Strawberries and rhubarb combine with a crumb topping to create a delicious summer cake.</i><p>I’ve mentioned before that Eric and I subscribe to the weekly …

Dessert

Chocolate Swirl Muffins

Chocolate isn’t usually a breakfast food, but that doesn’t mean you can’t indulge in a little something special from time to time with your morning …

A Hip Hive for Urban Bees

Fully one third of the world’s food supply depends on pollinators, especially bees. Yet, according to a recent Yale study the global bee population …

Ecology

How to plant summer flower containers

Our 90 second gardener shows you how to plant a colourful container of pelargoniums<p>1. The end of May is a good time to start planting your containers for the summer. I like to use an old galvanished trough - knock some holes with a hammer through the bottom, so there's some drainage.<p>2. Put in a …

How to plant out courgettes

Our 90-second gardener Sarah Raven shows you how to get your courgette crop started<p>1. Your can tell when your courgettes are ready to plant out when there are white roots coming out of the bottom of the pot.<p>2. A sunny but sheltered spot is the best place for them: courgettes have huge leaves and …

Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Pineapple Upside Down Cake is one of those desserts that often looks better than it tastes. The pineapple topping can be too sweet and the cake …

'Love transforms everything,' Pope tells sick, disabled

Vatican City, May 17, 2014 / 09:43 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis met with nearly 5,000 members of apostolates dedicated to the sick and suffering …