Basil, Brie and Strawberry Salad

When strawberry season arrives, I immediately start dreaming of strawberry shortcakes topped with dollops of sweetened whipped cream. But I also adore the luscious ripe berries in side dishes like this healthier, yet irresistible, Basil, Brie and Strawberry Salad. This post is sponsored by the Florida Strawberry Growers Association in conjunction with a social media campaign through […]

Grilled Beef Steak Kabobs #BloggerCLUE

Summer is in full swing, despite the monsoon season that has hit the Midwest. Between our annual 4th of July cookout and our family Sunday suppers, there’s always room for terrific barbecued entrees, like these marvelous grilled beef steak kabobs. Grilled Beef Steak Kabobs This month’s Blogger CLUE theme is Grilling and Summer Barbecue. I was […]

Mango Strawberry Avocado Salad

Mango Strawberry Avocado Salad: An irresistible tropical combination that’s hard to beat! Mango Mania Being a food blogger does have some perks. Like the bottle of rum that appeared at my doorstep this afternoon. And the package of fresh mangoes that arrived over the weekend. When I asked my facebook friends for their favorite mango […]

Mozzarella, Tomato and Strawberry Salad

Due to the wacky spring weather, our local strawberry season was barely a week long…so I made this salad when these tiny beauties were at their peak.  We were having company for dinner, so instead of slicing a fresh mozzarella ball, I purchased the smaller bocconcini….and made a composed salad versus plating individually.  I served […]