Tomatoes with a Twist

Summer tomatoes are one of my favorite things… tomato sandwiches, in salads, or sliced as a side dish with basically everything!! Since we are getting so many yummy tomatoes in our CSA shares, and with the fresh basil in our last box, I thought I’d share a very simple recipe …

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Quick & Easy Asian Slaw

This week’s boxes have cabbage so it’s the perfect time to try this quick and easy slaw! ASIAN SLAW 1 small head cabbage – shredded 4 green onions – chopped 1 package Ramen Noodles (crushed – crush before opening the package – discard seasoning pack) 1 small package sunflower seeds …

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Easy Refrigerator Pickles

If you’re at a loss with what to do with the cucumbers we are getting in our shares, how about making Refrigerator Pickles. They are easy and you can make one jar at a time! Cucumbers (sliced in rounds or spears) 2-3 cloves garlic 4-5 dill heads 2/3 cup white …

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Finally!

We have been counting the days and it is finally CSA time!  Farm fresh organic veggies and strawberries are sitting on the counter ready for immediate use.  From salads, smoothies, stir fry, and so many more choices,  healthy,good- for -us -foods abound! Thank you, Herbandplow ~ It’s going to be …

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Wow Your Family & Friends with Apple Roses

  These Apple Roses are beautiful and delicious, and they are a fabulous way to use our CSA apples….. and the great news is that they are not as difficult as you might think!! Go ahead and WOW your family and friends this holiday season. I borrowed this recipe from …

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Don’t Think You Like Okra??…..Think Again!!

I happen to LOVE okra, but I’m well aware that many people don’t agree with my “okra love”, so I’m hoping I might can change your mind…..or at least get you to give it another try!! Being a true southern gal, I was raised eating fried okra and stewed tomatoes …

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Wow Your Friends and Family With This Chinese Cabbage Salad

Every now and then you acquire a recipe that becomes a reputation building block….. One that makes your family and friends elevate you to the next level in the culinary arts. This is THAT recipe!!!  This is the recipe that is requested of me to make for family gatherings, pot-lucks, …

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Fall is in the Air

I’m just loving the crisp evenings and milder daytime temps ! Fall is in the air, and that means football, tailgating, pumpkins, bonfires, hot cider, and apples, apples, apples. One of my favorite apple dishes is an oldie, but goodie from Pampered Chef. Apple Berry Salsa with Cinnamon Chips Cinnamon …

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