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Delicious apple recipes: Part 2

Credit: Getty Images Apples star in a plethora of desserts, salads, and main dishes, as evidenced by recipes Country Living readers submitted in this month’s competition. Kristen Haas of Troy, a...

Ohio’s fall-tastic festivals

Johnny Appleseed Festival With crisp breezes and colorful foliage, autumn in Ohio is prime time for festivals. Check out the homespun fun and hearty food at these fiber and apple events. 49th Annual...

Flittering, fluttering butterflies

Monarch butterfly Smiles and giggles are everywhere as each child follows his or her butterfly. The adults stand ready with their cameras and their own smiles. Every year, The Butterfly Migration...

Potlucks, reunions, and carry-in dinners

North Central Electric Cooperative member Michelle Horst's raspberry trifle Country Living readers certainly know what to bring to potlucks, reunions, and carry-in dinners. Here is the second installment...

Simple microwave recipes and tips

Yes, you can make this delicious pumpkin spice cake in your microwave! Do you frequently use your microwave to cook hearty recipes? If not, home economist Patty Miller can teach you a thing or...

Waging war on fleas

Credit: Getty Images War must be waged against these formidable enemies — the sooner, the better, considering that one mating female can potentially produce about 20,000 more fleas in just sixty days....

Examining storms in the Midwest

Credit: Getty Images As an Ohio resident, you know from experience that the Midwest region of the United States undergoes a wide variety of severe storms year-round. What is less commonly known is how much...

The latest buzz on honey

Jayne and Isaac Barns, owners of Honeyrun Farm. How sweet it is at Honeyrun Farm near Williamsport, as owners Isaac and Jayne Barnes oversee an ambitious operation specializing in raw honey. Starting...

Picnics, potlucks, and carry-in meals

Country Living  readers responded to the call for favorite recipes sure to please hungry relatives and friends at picnics, potlucks, and carry-in meals. Here are some of the entries received from across...

A visit to John Glenn’s boyhood home

At the John and Annie Glenn Historic Site in New Concord, the historical interpreters have an extra resource. “When John and Annie were here for his 91st birthday celebration, he told me that when he was a...