Im getting a fast overload of tomatoes. Chunky chop cucumbers, watermelon and tomatoes. Chop 8 fresh leaves of sweet basil. I grow my own for fast easy access. Dash a tablespoon of light vinaigrette dressing, or oil and balsamic. Toss and allow to season an hour in fridge before serving. Yum! Add chunks of fresh… Continue reading Cucumber, heirloom tomato watermelon basil salad. Fresh and amazing.
There are few vegetables that my teen cant get enough of but, he loves the hot steamy leaves in this tangy dipping sauce. Easy to make... 1-2 fresh artichokes Two courts chicken or vegetable broth Quartered lemon Two bay leaves Two sprigs fresh parsley ( or Tbs dried) Four peeled fresh cloves garlic Tsp salt… Continue reading Steamed Artichoke with Garlic Aioli. Teen and Mom Approved.
I grew up going to church picnics and social potlucks with good stories, big smiles, bluegrass music and true frienships. The kind that will open their home and heart to you in need. The kinship ran deep. Every once in a while I find myself blessed with a glimpse of that social love and flavors.… Continue reading Homestyle “slaaawww”
Baby greens from my porch planter and fresh straberries and blueberries just coming into season. Summer is here ... baby greens Sliced strawberries fresh Blueberries fresh Carrot ribbons Onion Crumbled danish blue (realy creamy bite) Drizzle with light fresh dressing... my choice is basalmic and olive oil ... just dont drown this yumminess!