Does reading the "Growing Season" series inspire you to hit the kitchen? Here's the how-to for some of the dishes mentioned in the novels. Just click on the photos to find the recipes!
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There are so many variations of this showstopping dessert, but the best might be the easiest: Start with a boxed mix. Angie and Mabel spent weeks perfecting their from-scratch version for Jen’s wedding, but who has the time? If a dusting of shredded coconut isn't enough on its own, you can adorn your cake with whatever garnishes fit the season, such as the rosemary sprigs and pomegranate seeds shown here.