Kris Bordessa


sliced loaf of chocolate zucchini bread on a white plate

Moist and Delicious Chocolate Zucchini Bread

This chocolate zucchini bread – more like chocolate zucchini CAKE — is an absolute treat! Nobody will ever guess that garden fresh zucchini is the secret ingredient. This quick bread is easy to pull together with basic pantry ingredients. Guaranteed this chocolate zucchini bread recipe will go on your hit list!


How to Grow Bananas in Your Backyard for Tropical Flavor

Growing bananas for a tropical harvest is easy, easy in warm climates. But with some extra effort, bananas will grow in cooler regions as well. Here’s what you need to know about how to grow bananas, how to harvest bananas, and what banana trees need to thrive.

growing bananas in various stages

Savor the Season with this Rhubarb Coffee Cake 1

If you’re lucky enough to have rhubarb growing in your garden – or in a friend’s garden – serve this rhubarb coffee cake up for breakfast or brunch. You’ll want to put on a pot of coffee.

cake in pan with metal spatula

roasted red pepper hummus in small white crockery bowl on a wooden table

Try this Roasted Red Pepper Hummus Recipe for an Inexpensive, Flavorful Snack 1

Save cash at the checkout line by making your own roasted red pepper hummus. It’s a favorite appetizer at picnics and potlucks, and is great served with veggies or spread inside a wrap for lunch. You can use canned beans and peppers, or learn how to roast red peppers for an even less expensive protein-packed snack.