FOUR BEAN VEGETARIAN CHILI 

                  If you weren’t told you would never guess that this robust chili was meatless! So hearty and delicious you won’t miss the meat. Serves 6: 1               yellow pepper – seeded and cut into ½” squares 1          ...

Cooking With Fall Produce

Fall is a food lover’s dream season!! I can’t wait to get into the kitchen as soon the weather changes. A quick trip to the farmers market sets me up for a weekend of fun, trying out new recipes and making some tried and true...

Vegan Chocolate Pecan Tarts – Easy and No-Bake 

Today is International Chocolate Day, and we love chocolate. So here is our favorite vegan chocolate tart recipe that even non-vegans rave about. It’s so easy, no baking required, give it a try and let us know what you think!!! 8 servings Ingredients: Crust 1/2 cup        ...

JUST PEACHY

If you can find really ripe peaches, there’s nothing better for a perfect summer dessert. Here are two of our favorite recipes! PERFECTLY PEACHY – PEACH RASPBERRY GALETTE Picked up the most deliciously, sweet, juicy peaches at the farmers market, they were so good, perfectly ripe and...

END OF SUMMER RATATOUILLE

Make the most of the sweet cherry tomatoes and delicious summer veggies and herbs that are around right now and cook up a big batch of ratatouille. Perfect for a light lunch or main course side, plus it freezes well! Makes 10 cups 10 Tbs    ...

SUMMERTIME … TIME FOR MELONS!

Sweet, juicy melons are a perfect summertime dessert. But we decided to mix it up a bit with some sweet and savory combinations. Give them a try—so easy to make and really delicious! SERRANO WATERMELON BITES A step up from the usual melon wrapped with prosciutto. They...

The Best of Summer

There’s nothing we don’t like about fresh summer fruits and veggies. And the best is, you can shop locally at farmers markets and get the freshest, most nutritious and tastiest produce all summer long. Tomatoes Eat them as is, they are wonderful, especially the little cherry tomatoes...

OUR FAVORITE BLUEBERRY RECIPES

We thought we would feature our three favorite blueberry recipes – a pie, cupcakes and a “pudding cake”. All of them delicious. If you don’t have much time, the pudding cake is the by far the easiest and quickest to make and is great for...

July 4th: Healthy Twist on Cool Salads

Everyone has their favorite celebration foods for July 4th, but with a few simple twists, you can lighten up the ingredients and still enjoy every single bite. Salads always seem like the healthier option, but there can be a lot of extra calories hidden among...