Farmer’s Market Friday: Tomato Recipes

Tomatoes and summer seem to go hand-in-hand. So many of our favorite summer recipes use tomatoes and it seems like everyone wants to grow at least one tomato plant to get that warmed-by-the-sun tomato flavor that just can’t be found in store-bought tomatoes. Whether eaten simply sliced with a bit of salt and olive oil […]

Cucumber Dip

Often times dips can be heavy and contain more calories than we want, especially if they are made with cream cheese. Now, that’s not to say I don’t love a good dip, but sometimes a nice refreshing, cool dip is what you need. And this Cucumber Dip is perfect for that. It goes together in […]

Farmer’s Market Friday: Recipes for Blueberries

For this week’s Farmer’s Market Friday we’re talking about Blueberries! We are updating our post from last year and including even more links for lots of delicious recipes you can make with blueberries. Add these to your recipe box as well… Farmer’s Market Friday: Tomato Recipes Farmer’s Market Friday: Sweet Corn Recipes Farmer’s Market Friday: […]

Farmer’s Market Friday: Recipes for Green Beans

I hope you all enjoyed our first Farmer’s Market Friday of the summer last week – all about Sweet Corn – and are ready to try out some recipes for another of our favorite vegetables: Green Beans. Add these to your recipe box as well… Farmer’s Market Friday: Tomato Recipes Slow Cooker Green Beans Farmer’s […]

Grilled Chicken Salad with Corn & Peppers

Seems like everywhere we turn and every time we visit a restaurant they offer a wonderful salad with Grilled Chicken. We often enjoy a hearty salad for dinner like the Seven Layer Southwest Salad, especially during the heat of the Summer. Great friends and great food – that’s what it’s all about, right? Today’s recipe […]

Farmer’s Market Friday: Sweet Corn Recipes

Welcome to the first Farmer’s Market Friday of the summer! We had so much fun last year sharing with you some of the great produce and items (like cheese!) to be found at our local farmer’s market, along with delicious recipe ideas, that we are excited to be continuing the series this summer. We also […]

Fredricho’s Favorite Five: Week 2

Happy Friday! Last week we started sharing Fredricho’s Favorite Five, everyone seemed to enjoy it, so we thought we would continue for a bit. We’ve pulled together some recipes for you that feature all the wonderful bounty from your garden or Farmer’s Market. I’ll have to admit, I’ve never cooked or even tasted eggplant before. […]

Deviled Egg Salad and Weekly Menu Plan

Happy Monday my friends! Here we are again, kicking off another great week! Summer is winding down for us, as school starts tomorrow. We are still enjoying the bounties of Summer, grilling outside and the gorgeous weather. Oh and let’s not forget, the winner of the Fisher Nuts Prize Pack was Penny from Texas. At […]

Garden Fresh Corn and Black Bean Salsa

Gardens are full of fresh veggies right now, so it’s a perfect time to get your fill of tomatoes, sweet corn, cucumbers and other delicious vegetables. We love snacking, especially lately while we have been enjoying the Olympics. Have you been watching? They are so inspiring. Anytime we have a reason to make salsa, whether […]

Easy Italian Bruschetta: Olympic Food

We’re taking a culinary trip with recipes from around the world as we lead up to the start of the 2012 Summer Olympic Games. Today we’re heading to Italy with a quick and Easy Italian Bruschetta. I never thought that a recipe could be so simple yet delicious. I have always loved cheese, especially mozzarella, […]