Category Archives: Food

Beet Chips

BEET CHIPS Terra chips makes a wonderful line of healthy snack chips, including my favorite, Beets and Sweets, a combination of beet chips and sweet potato chips. But there’s no need to buy beet chips when you can make your … Continue reading

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The Politics of Broccoli

Broccoli, poor broccoli, along with its sidekick spinach, nothing says “I’m not eating it” like this mop-topped vegetable. For decades, parents have been struggling with their children to take “at least one bite” of their vegetable. Years ago broccoli was … Continue reading

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Easy and Fantastic Zucchini Pancakes

Getting your family to eat their vegetables will become a little easier with this great recipe for Zucchini Pancakes. 1 1/2 c. grated zucchini (absorb moisture in paper towel, if too wet) 1/2 c. flour 1/2 tsp. baking powder Pinch … Continue reading

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Chipotle-Mango BBQ Chicken

How about adding a little flavor to your next bbq chicken. Adobo is Spanish for sauce and chipolte is a ripened jalapeno that is smoked. The spiciness of the pepper and the sweetness of the mango give this dish a … Continue reading

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Moist and Delicious Zucchini Bread

This recipe bakes welland is good and moist- your kids wont even know they are eating “yucky” zucchini Bread will freeze well, and keep in refrigerator for weeks. Ingredients 3 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking soda … Continue reading

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Grilled Pork Chops with Sweet Peach Barbecue Sauce

Tired of the same ol’ pork chops. Try this delicious recipe made with Fresh Peaches. Ingredients For spice rub: 3 tablespoons ground coriander 3 tablespoons ground paprika 2 tablespoons ground cumin 1 tablespoon kosher salt 3 tablespoons freshly ground black … Continue reading

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Southern Peach Cobbler

If your not a pie maker, try third delicious yet easy peach cobbler recipe. Peaches are in season and this is your best opportunity to prepare a dessert with fresh local fruit. Serve with vanilla bean ice cream or fresh … Continue reading

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Parmesan Garlic Chicken EASY

Parmesan Garlic Chicken Recipe If you’re in a hurry but still want good home cooking, parmesan garlic chicken is the answer. With only four ingredients and less than 30 minutes cooking time, you’ll have a wonderfully tasty meal on the … Continue reading

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Mojitos for the weekend

I never was a big rum drinker until I had my first Mojito. Not a lot of bars serve them because they don’t keep mint on hand. SO I do the next best thing. I make them at home….with LOTS … Continue reading

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SO delicious and simple Grilled Salmon

Grilled Salmon This is our family’s favorite fish dish. Even my kids love it. It’s soooooo simple and has a nice flavor of brown sugar and soy sauce. Ingredients • 1 1/2 pounds salmon fillets • lemon pepper to taste … Continue reading

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