Back to Back Issues Page
Spotlight On Spices! Issue October 2011 revised Vanilla Beans - Corrected Link
October 05, 2011

Sorry for the inconvenience, however, the link in my monthly eZine which you received last week isn't working right. Here's the corrected link for learning how to make homemade vanilla extract and/or vanilla sugar:

Learn how to make your own Vanilla Extract or Vanilla Sugar


October is the Month for:

National Apple Month

National Cookie Month

National Dessert Month

National Pasta Month

National Pizza Month

National Popcorn Poppin’ Month

National Pork Month

National Pretzel Month

National Co-op Month

This year’s National Co-op Month is special because it also marks the kick-off of the United Nations-designated International Year of Cooperatives honoring the life-changing impact of cooperatives from all around the world.

October 1 National Homemade Cookie Day

October 9 National Dessert Day

October 17 National Pasta Day

October 18 National Chocolate Cupcake Day

October 28 National Chocolate Day


Check here for the latest news on any spice recalls, market withdrawals, and safety alerts:

Food ALERT! Widget


Websites for Spice Retailers:

Atlantic Spice Company -

Durkee® -

McCormick® -

Milford Spice Company -

Penzeys Spices -

Savory Spice Shop -

Spice Islands® -

The Spice House -

Spice Accessories Websites:

Bottles, Containers & Jars:

Bottle Store - -

SKS Bottle & Packaging, Inc. -


Online Labels -

Spice Racks:

Tubular Spices -

Spice Rack Source -

Check out our website that's All About Sweet Potatoes

How to Grow Potatoes

growing tomatoes


Tell us what you would love to see in our monthly eZine. We want to keep this publication fresh and relevant. We want to put a spotlight on the herbs and spices that are of the most interest to you.

Use our Contact Form to give us constructive feedback or ask questions. Thank you!

Ellen White

Eat Well. Live Well. Cook everyday with spices and herbs!

Back to Back Issues Page