Salads Farmers markets are now bursting with delicious ingredients for salads. While I have yet to truly master grain salads, I thought I had tried most green salad combinations. Nevertheless, my love of caprese salads led me to a new flavor combination. Tomatoes Supermarket tomatoes cannot compare with their vine – ripened farmer’s market counterparts….
Fresh Figs Recipe One of the joys of fall are fresh figs. After weeks of corn and tomatoes I’m ready for some new flavors. Nevertheless, it takes little effort to turn figs into a meal. My greatest challenge is deciding which fresh fig recipe to make. The Uniqueness of Figs Fresh figs are lusciously sweet….
Milkshakes Milkshakes are great anytime. But stopping for ice cream is a rite summer. Creamy and cold, they bring instant relief on a hot day. Raspberry Milkshakes One reason I describe my diet as “healthyish” is my love for desserts. Life wouldn’t be as the same without the pleasure of sweets. This summer my new…
Refreshing Summer Drink A refreshing summer drink made from fruits and vegetables is just what I want in July. By midsummer, the farmer’s markets are full of more beautiful ingredients than I can eat. That’s when I need to get out my juice recipes. Herbs My herb garden is my newest summer drink inspiration….
After Thanksgiving I always feel overwhelmed by food. I not only had the sandwiches and enchiladas, but have repurposed the stuffing and cranberries into new freezer-bound creations. Fasting Diet Fortunately, a virtuous desire for salad overwhelms me. Knowing more holidays and parties are ahead, I try to go back to the Intermittent Fasting Diet….