Summer Vegetable Salad #SundaySupper

We had some impromptu company one Sunday night, so I threw together a refreshing, crisp Summer Vegetable Salad with  what I could find in my fridge. Summer Vegetable Salad When putting together a salad, I start with the greens. We typically have a box of spinach in the fridge, so that was my base. A […]

Summer Farro Salad

I gave this Summer Farro Salad a Southwest twist with corn sliced off the cob, avocado, cotija, cilantro and a lime vinaigrette. Farro Salad I fell for farro with my first bite. Nutty with a chewy texture, this ancient form of wheat originated in Egypt, but found it’s way to popularity in the states via […]

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 grilled entrees, like these marvelous steak kabobs. Time for a Summer Barbecue This month’s Blogger CLUE theme is Grilling and Summer Barbecue. I was […]

Caprese Salad with Chicken #WeekdaySupper #ChooseDreams

Caprese Salad with Chicken My herbs were poking their green heads through the garden soil. Purple blossoms donned my chives. I planted my basil, rosemary and dill. And I dreamed of the garden tomatoes I’d see come August. I just could not wait till August, though, to whip up my first Caprese salad of the […]

Tomato Salad with Peach and Basil Vinaigrette

Made with three of my very favorite summer flavors, this Tomato Salad with Peach and Basil Vinaigrette will thrill your taste buds. Tomato Salad with Peach and Basil Vinaigrette This is my kind of heaven on a plate. Ripe juicy tomato slices were drizzled with a light, sweet vinaigrette chock full of succulent chopped peaches […]

Berry and Spinach Salad

March is #greenslove month! Please join in the fun by linking up any leafy green recipe from the month of March, 2012. Don’t forget to link back to this post, so your readers know to stop by the #greenslove event! The twitter hashtag is #greenslove. I dug out an old note card from my mom […]