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The Easiest Way to Microwave Corn on the Cob

The Easiest Way to Microwave Corn on the Cob

A video came my way on Facebook the other day for a drop dead easy way of cooking corn on the cob. Like my favorite <a class=”colorbox” href=”http://www.simplyrecipes.com/recipes/grilled_corn_on_the_cob/”>grilling method for cooking corn, you don’t shuck the corn first, but leave it in its husk. After a few minutes on high, you remove the corn from(…)

God’s Not Dead Movie in Ocean City on Aug. 15

God’s Not Dead Movie in Ocean City on Aug. 15

Union Chapel by the Sea in Ocean City (5501 Asbury Ave.) is hosting a God’s Not Dead movie screening on Friday, Aug. 15, at 7 p.m. From: South Jersey Events

Lacey Shore Fest in Forked River on Aug. 2

Lacey Shore Fest in Forked River on Aug. 2

Lacey United Methodist Church in Forked River is hosting the 2nd Annual Lacey Shore Fest on Saturday, Aug. 2, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. <a class=”colorbox” href=”https://www.facebook.com/events/711188915605931/permalink/711188918939264/” target=”_blank”>Facebook Event Page >> From: South Jersey Events

Kidz Fest Live in Millville on Aug. 2

Kidz Fest Live in Millville on Aug. 2

Second United Methodist Church in Millville is hosting Kidz Fest Live on Saturday, Aug. 2, from 10 a.m. to noon. From: South Jersey Events

Francesca Battistelli with Sanctus Real in Whiting on Oct. 24

Francesca Battistelli with Sanctus Real in Whiting on Oct. 24

America’s Keswick in Whiting is hosting the If We’re Honest Tour on Friday, Oct. 24, at 7 p.m. with Francesca Battistelli, Sanctus Real and Jon Bauer. <a class=”colorbox” href=”http://www.americaskeswick.org/christian-events/special-events/francesca-battistelli” target=”_blank”>Click here for more information >> From: South Jersey Events

Summer Fest in Atlantic City on Aug. 16

Summer Fest in Atlantic City on Aug. 16

Raising X, a ministry of the Way of Life is hosting Summer Fest at Surf Stadium in Atlantic City on Saturday, Aug. 16, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. From: South Jersey Events

How to Make Perfect Hard Boiled Eggs

How to Make Perfect Hard Boiled Eggs

I love hard boiled eggs. They’re great for <a class=”colorbox” href=”http://www.simplyrecipes.com/recipes/deviled_eggs/”>deviled eggs, <a class=”colorbox” href=”http://www.simplyrecipes.com/recipes/egg_salad_sandwich/”>egg salad, or just eating plain with a sprinkle of salt. For years I ate one every morning until my doctor told me that you shouldn’t eat the same food every single day. So now I eat them only a couple(…)

Turkey Zucchini Burger with Garlic Mayo

Turkey Zucchini Burger with Garlic Mayo

Turkey meat is much leaner than beef or pork, so it can be a challenge to make a burger with ground turkey that still gives you the satisfaction of eating a juicy burger. One trick I use to infuse moisture into ground turkey is to add freshly grated zucchini. (Perfect for summer when those of(…)

‘Shop Glassboro’ Reward Program Kicks of with 23 Businesses

‘Shop Glassboro’ Reward Program Kicks of with 23 Businesses

Glassboro Councilman Hector Cabezas and his daughter Brianna, 14, were the first Glassboro residents to use the Shop Glassboro Property Tax Reward Card this week, officially launching the program with a purchase at Juliette’s Jewels (188 William Dalton Drive, Glassboro, in the Shop Rite Shopping Center).

Civic Interns Tour Reverse Osmosis Plant

Civic Interns Tour Reverse Osmosis Plant

Glassboro Acting Water and Sewer Superintendent Chip Clark explains the desalinization process employed at the Borough’s Reverse Osmosis plant to the Borough’s nine Civic Interns. The 14-15 year old Glassboro High School students are participating in a three-week program that provides insight into the function of local government. “This is a terrific program for Glassboro’s(…)

Summit Place Assisted Living Celebrates Grand Re-Opening

Summit Place Assisted Living Celebrates Grand Re-Opening

Summit Place celebrated its grand re-opening with its assisted living residents and the whole Glassboro community on July 15. Formerly The Post House, Summit Place’s new name more closely reflects its mission to provide a stimulating environment where senior residents can thrive. The facility is located at 540 Mullica Hill Road (Rt. 322), Glassboro. “We(…)

Confetti Cucumber Salsa

Confetti Cucumber Salsa

I love growing cucumbers, truly I do! But boy are they prolific. With just one Persian cucumber plant I have enough cucumbers for the neighborhood. If you too are a summer gardener faced with the same dilemma of too many cucumbers, or if you just love the taste of cool and crunchy cucumbers, here’s an(…)

Squash Blossom Quesadillas

Squash Blossom Quesadillas

Have you ever eaten squash blossoms? The thought of preparing them always seemed a little daunting to me, until a friend made some for me for a traditional Mexican quesadilla (Quesadilla de Flor de Calabazas). They’re so easy! You just roughly chop them and sauté them with onions and garlic. The flavor is lovely, like(…)

Stewed Okra and Tomatoes Creole Style

Stewed Okra and Tomatoes Creole Style

There’s a reason why the Southern dish of stewed okra and tomatoes is timeless. It’s just plain good. First you start with browning some bacon, then you add the holy trinity—onions, bell pepper, and celery, then the tomatoes, okra and spices. Everything is cooked together until tender and almost falling apart. From Simply Recipes