Happening Kid: Chef DerekQ on MasterChef Junior

  Photo credit: https://www.facebook.com/ChefDerekQ Eleven year old Chef DerekQ of Yardey is one of 16 contestants currently competing in MasterChef Junior on Fox, which airs Fridays at 8pm, for a grand prize of $100,000. This food scientist may be young in his years, but he's refined in his cooking. On a recent episode, [...]

One Year Later at ShopRite of Yardley

One year ago, ShopRite of Yardley opened its doors in the Oxford Oaks Shopping Center It was just about one year ago that the Lower Bucks County food landscape was transformed with the addition of a new, state-of-the-art grocery store in the Oxford Oaks Shopping Center. With the addition of ShopRite of Yardley, locals are being treated [...]

Keep Summer Sizzling with Healthy Grilling Tips

by Elizabeth Rooney At this time of year, all that summertime fun begins to get a bit overwhelming for the waistline! But with access to a grill, any assortment of fresh meats; fruits; and vegetables on hand, and some helpful advice from Megan Collins, a Registered Dietitian as well as the Health and Wellness Manager at ShopRite of Yardley, you will be able to keep you and your [...]

Healthy Summer Eating Tips Presented by ShopRite of Yardley

by Elizabeth Rooney Megan Collins, Health & Wellness Manager at ShopRite of Yardley Eating healthy during the summer season is a challenge; between barbecues, ice cream runs, and vacations, it’s easy to lost in the junk food! Megan Collins, as Registered Dietitian as well as the Health and Wellness Manager at ShopRite of Yardley, shares helpful tips [...]

Farmers’ Market to Table Cooking Classes

Starting on July 11, 2015 and continuing through October 31, 2015 Goût et Voyage will offer “Farmers’ Market to Table” cooking classes. Participants will meet at the Doylestown Farmers’ Market on selected Saturdays. Martine Bertin-Peterson, owner of Goût et Voyage, will lead participants through the market to select seasonal produce at its peak. Artisanal cheeses, [...]

Open Hearth Cooking at Yardley Friends Meeting

Photo by David Walbert Rekindle the Past! On Friday, January 23, 2015, Yardley Friends Meeting will host a 6:30pm Colonial Cooking demonstration conducted by Mercy Ingraham followed by a potluck dinner. Mercy has been showing people how cooking was done on the open hearth at many of the areas historic sites throughout the [...]

Cooking Corner: Cilantro Lime Fish

by Erin McNelis I bought a bag of limes last week at the grocery store because I thought they would look pretty in a glass bowl I have. They did look pretty, nestled in between a few clementines we hadn’t yet eaten. It brought a little color into the kitchen, and this gray time of [...]

4 Places to find Farm Fresh Turkeys for Thanksgiving

No more freezer burned turkeys from far away! Here are four farms in Bucks County that are selling fresh turkeys for Thanksgiving. If you want to eat local this Thanksgiving, be sure to order as soon as possible. Bolton Farm, 1005 Main Street., Route 113, Silverdale: The farm is the only large turkey farm left [...]

Enjoy Apple Picking Season from Farm to Table

by Lauren Rooney Aren't apples great? There's apple butter, apple jelly, apple juice, caramel apples, candied apples, apple pie, apple strudel... Okay I'll stop before I start sounding like Bubba from Forrest Gump. Seriously though, apples are great. They are delicious, healthy and full of fiber and can be used in so many different ways. Fall [...]