Patriotic Pie – Strawberry Banana Cream

Patriotic Pie – Strawberry Banana Cream

Need a dessert that will “wow” the crowd at your 4th of July BBQ? Look no further than this award-winning and patriotic banana-cream pie. A few years ago, I entered this pie in a contest in my town for the 4th of July. The only rule was that you needed to include strawberry as an …

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Maple Syrup Biscuits – A Classic Vermont Dessert

Maple Syrup Biscuits – A Classic Vermont Dessert

Maple desserts are a staple in a Vermonter’s diet. As a kid, we would often have maple biscuits. It doesn’t sound that exciting, but it really is. This isn’t a savory maple flavored biscuit, but instead it’s a sweet biscuit with gooey maple syrup running all over it. It’s definitely for dessert, not dinner! The recipe …

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Happy Labor Day Weekend!

Happy Labor Day Weekend!

Cows enjoying the summer sun Labor Day weekend may be the unofficial end to summer, but luckily here in New England, there are plenty of fun things to do during all four seasons! Some of you may be planning one last trip to the beach, enjoying one more indulgent ice cream cone, or simply soaking up the …

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An Italian Picnic: A Toolbox for Lunchtime

An Italian Picnic: A Toolbox for Lunchtime

Take your pick: Wait in line for a restaurant meal on a sunny sidewalk. Lounge in a park with a picnic in the shade. The North End’s Italian restaurants are delicious, but there’s nothing like a picnic on a hot summer day. For this morning’s FOX25 Zip Trip at the North End’s Christopher Columbus Park, …

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School’s Out for Summer

School’s Out for Summer

You see a lot of young, smiling faces this time of year. School is out for the summer! For many kids, that means long, lazy stretches of time at the pool, the park, or the beach. However, for many kids in need, over 22 million nationwide, summer can be a very hungry time of year. …

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