About Alana Chernila

Alana Chernila

Alana Chernila is the voice and cook behind the blog, Eating From the Ground Up. Her love of sharing recipes blossomed into two cookbooks, The Homemade Pantry and her most recent title, The Homemade Kitchen. In addition, her writing has appeared in Martha Stewart Living and Food52. She lives with her husband and two daughters in western Massachusetts, where she also sells fresh vegetables and teaches cheese-making.

Strawberry Ice Cream Recipe

The tempered sweetness of this summery homemade dessert relies on in-season strawberries more than obscene amounts of sugar.

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How to Waste Less Food

Easy ways to waste less food, save more money, and just generally help look out for the planet.


An easy, foolproof, ever so slightly sweet corn bread that comes together as quickly as it disappears. Just watch it.

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