Winter Greens Salad with Tahini Dressing 2.0

Winter Greens Salad with Tahini Dressing
It's countdown time to Christmas and like me, you're probably planning your menu for the big meal. This Winter Greens Salad with Tahini Dressing was a hit last year for Christmas and its making a return by popular demand.  Looks like a new tradition was born in the salad department.  It has made an appearance to other gatherings and has ... Read More

Strawberry, Fennel, and Arugula Salad

Strawberry, Fennel, and Arugula Salad
We were hoping to plant our garden this week, which would have probably been the earliest we've ever planted.  But lo and behold we've had really frosty mornings so we've decided to wait.  Instead I took advantage of the sunny (but chilly) mornings and have been out doing yard work while Jack does further prep on the garden (more tilling). ... Read More

Orange Pistachio Quinoa Salad

Orange Pistachio Quinoa Salad
Got Mint?  Yeah, me too.   My husband warned me when I planted it that it would spread, and sure enough, it did. I've had my eye on this recipe with fresh mint from Rebecca Katz (author of  The Cancer Fighting Kitchen and The Longevity Kitchen) for sometime.   It's been adapted a bit here by adding garbanzo beans and ... Read More

Minted Citrus Salad

Minted Citrus Salad
Welcome to my kitchen table - an all newly constructed website.  Old and new recipes are now easier to find and print!  Please pull up a chair and stay awhile.  Grab a cup of tea, explore and hangout.   Please let me know what you think!  Many thanks to a wonderful web designer, JW Design,  for her insight and patience with ... Read More

Shredded Carrot and Beet Salad

Beet and Carrot Salad

Mint teams up with hearty root veggies, lightened up with citrus and ginger. This salad tastes like spring exploded in your mouth.  We just had the heaviest snow fall of the season and spring is just around the corner.  What more can a girl ask for? The more I eat veggies, the more I want to eat veggies.  I mean, I … Read More

Refreshing Summer Treats: Watermelon Mint Popsicles and Ruby Crush

popsicle

We sadly sent our kids and grandkids back to P-town today, after a sweet week-long visit. We enjoyed lots of great meals from the garden and Wesley loved cooking and eating outside while scanning the landscape for wild animals. Tatem was busy entertaining us with delightful squeals and smiles. In between meal times, there was water play, pool splashing, tractor … Read More