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Stuffed Roasted Tomatoes

Stuffed Roasted Tomatoes

My vegetable garden is winding down. With this extremely hot summer, hurricanes beating down on it, it has seen better days. I do still have a few more recipes from...

Pesto Swirl Bread

Pesto Swirl Bread

Basil, basil as far as the eye can see. Whats a girl to do? This summer has been a bumper crop for basil. I love the smell of it it...

Sweet Pickles

This recipe came out of necessity. I love pickles. Mostly sweet pickles. I had a boat load of cucumber. I didn’t have all the ingredients to make my favorite...

Blueberry Blondies

Blueberry Blondies

I got this idea from The Mom Chef. I didnt have raspberries on hand, although I think this would be great with any sweet fruit, I used blueberries. Blueberries are...

Breakfast Bruschetta

Breakfast Bruschetta

OK, this has nothing to do with Breakfast Bruschetta, but I need to say something. I am deeply saddened by the loss of so many Americans a few weeks ago in Afghanistan....

Grilled Corn on the Cob

 This is how to grill tender juicy corn on the cob. When you grill them in the husk they are moist and flavorful. This corn is best made when...

Cast Iron Skillet Potato Cake

Ahhh the humble potato. It is like the little black dress of the culinary world. What doesn’t go well with the delectable potato? You can dress it up like...

Caprese Salad

Caprese Salad

This must be my month of basil and tomato recipes. I got the idea of this recipe from William Sonoma. I was trying to figure out how to use...

Chinese Tea Eggs

These Chinese eggs are delectable. They were so fantastic I couldn’t stop eating them. I got the idea from Eating China. I am not sure if these are traditional Chinese...

Lemon and Garlic Shrimp

I am very fortunate to live along the Chesapeake bay, where seafood is plentiful. Sometimes I take it for granted. There is nothing better than fresh seafood. For those...

Citrus Iced Tea

There is a reason why us southerners call it the table wine of the south. We love to drink this for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Who wouldn’t love it...

St Tropez Chicken

St Tropez Chicken

This is one recipe I would recommend to everyone. It is a Nigella Lawson recipe. It feeds a crowd and tastes great. So if you are having a big...

The Perfect Pesto

The Perfect Pesto

Look what God blessed me with today.  Yup, it is basil, and a whole lot of it. It seems like I have a lot of extra herbs in my...