Is this cactus really worth $1000?

Is this cactus really worth $1000?

One of the rarest cacti in the world is now available for purchase today only from High Country Gardens.

Almond Pancakes with Dried Cherries

Almond Pancakes with Dried Cherries

Rich with almond flavor and dotted with dried cherries, these pancakes make a delicious breakfast. The almond taste is so outstanding, you won’t want to cover it up with a heavy syrup. A pat of butter or sprinkling of powdered sugar is all that’s needed.

Spicy Herbed Olives

Spicy Herbed Olives

Skip those costly olive bars at the grocery story. Make your own spiced olives at home by infusing green and Kalamata olives with herbs and spices.

Casserole Countdown: No. 3

Casserole Countdown: No. 3

The beauty of this vegetarian dish, Black Bean and Corn Tortilla Casserole, is that it uses ingredients that are probably already in your pantry. If you prefer a fresher chile bite, substitute 2 tablespoons finely chopped jalapeño for the chili powder.

Asian-Style Citrus Pork and Green Beans

Asian-Style Citrus Pork and Green Beans

Orange juice and peel work in tandem to give a citrus punch to this dish. Hoisin sauce, which is made with soybeans, chiles, garlic, vinegar and spices, adds a hint of anise. You can find it in the Asian section of the grocery store.