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Tangy Summer Cucumber Salad

Tangy Summer Cucumber Salad

No barbeque can be complete without this Tangy Summer Cucumber Salad! Prepare it the morning of your get together and let your refrigerator do the rest! Simple doesn’t get any easier than this. Slice, boil, pour, refrigerate, and you are done! Oh, that sweet, vinegary taste will […]

Cilantro Lime Rice

Cilantro Lime Rice

Cilantro Lime Rice compliments Mexican -style meals with perfection !  Do you need a side dish to accompany some carnitas, burritos, quesadillas, tacos, or chili? This is perfect for a rice or burrito bowl. Cook the rice in vegetable stock. I prefer to use Better […]

Spicy Vegetable Chili

Spicy Vegetable Chili

  I love the abundance of warm colors the eyes can behold in autumn! This Spicy Vegetable Chili has them all! This is a healthy, meatless alternative to the expected bowl of chili that usually accompanies weekend football sidelines fare, but it’s abundance of surprise ingredients gives […]

Rustic Ratatouille

Rustic Ratatouille

Rustic Ratatouille is one of summer’s most savory dishes. Delight in the flavors and celebrate the season’s ending days with a mouthful of memories. I now understand Anton Ego’s jaunt back in time to his childhood reminiscing of the flavorful bowl of ratatouille prepared by his mother […]

Savory Mushroom Risotto

Savory Mushroom Risotto

  Early Sunday morning, my cousin messaged me and asked if I knew how to make mushroom risotto. Her niece posted a picture of it while she was in Italy and it left her with a desire to taste it closer to home. I had made risotto […]

Fire Roasted Tomato Basil Pasta

Fire Roasted Tomato Basil Pasta

Fire Roasted Tomato Basil Pasta is a mouthful of flavor in one bite. It’s a beautiful creation which bursts of colors! We know the more colorful the ingredients, the better it is for you, right? I have fresh herbs growing and wanted to take advantage […]

Herb Dipping Oil

Herb Dipping Oil

Serve this Herb Dipping Oil  with  Rosemary Focaccia Bread as a fabulous appetizer. Your guests will be impressed and its preparation requires minimal effort, yet will taste like I was an overnight feat of accomplishment. The accolades will be numerous so prepare your speech now! “I would like to […]

Creamy Cilantro Chipotle Sauce

Creamy Cilantro Chipotle Sauce

  Creamy Cilantro Chipotle Sauce is versatile beyond belief! It’s perfect for : Burrito Bowl  (with or without meat) Taco Topping-Regular or Fish Sandwich spread Rice bowl with veggies Fresh Veggie Dip Salad dressing You name it, you could probably do it! Where do you […]