I finally hopped on the no-knead bandwagon! Every bit as easy and delicious as they say.
Vegan Tofu Quiche. Mushrooms, scallions, herbed crust. Sunday Brunch can be everyday!
Get big holes in your mushroom ciabatta crumb by following my recipe mods!
Deliciously good: Creamy Butter Beans and Leeks
The amazingly delicious Lamb glazed with Root Beer and Toasted Sesame. (and which Top Chef star I learned it from)
poolside pineapple drink
Radish and arugula saute, a delicious side dish made with locally grown produce.
We have so many greens from our CSA that I'm getting creative with homemade dressings and bowls made of cheese.
Candied Tomatoes & Sweet Basil Cookies. Yep you read that right! It's a TomatoMania contest winner.
Looking for something to do with green tomatoes other than fry them? This easy spice bread recipe is a perfect pairing.
Red cooked pork over rice. Great meal in a bowl or in a lunch box.
Zucchini Bread, a perfect season treat.
Nice And Spicy Buffalo Chicken Salad
Are your kids hot this summer? Give them some frozen watermelon pops.
Delicious Grilled Shrimp Salad
Mushrooms, asparagus and goat cheese pizza. The best pizza crust ever! Adapted from Peter Reinhart recipe.
This little piggy did not go "wee wee wee" all the way home.
Spicy Gizzard and Bell Pepper Stir-fry. Offal doesn't have to be awful! Tender chicken gizzards are cooked in a spicy, garlicky sauce. And it tastes just like . . . well . . . chicken.
Cool, fresh cucumbers filled with creamy garlic & herb cheese! Perfect for a hot summer's day!
Grilled Veggie Stacks. Vegetarians and meat eaters alike will love this dish.
Summer Veggie Pasta...the perfect dish for enjoying the flavors of everything in season right now. Healthy and hearty!
Chicken satay made easy.
If you're entertaining, consider pizza on the grill- it's easy, impressive and inexpensive! My friends loved it.
This Belgian chicken stew is easy to make and flavorful, plus travel tips for Bruges.
Another Battle of the Pasta commenced with morel filled ravioli in a brown butter asparagus sauce. The ravioli almost won...
Curried Potato Salad: Made with plain whole-milk yogurt as the dressing base
Seared scallops with handmade gnocchi, fava beans, kale, and red pepper flakes.
Local snap pea potato salad.
Ooey, gooey cinnamon rolls that are full of flavor and better than anything you'll find at the mall!
Charlotte Potato Salad
Potstickers with ground pork, Chinese chives and tofu.
Bulgarian cuisine - rolls with cheese, corn [in Bulgarian]
Refreshing summer side - Corn, Edamame, and Jicama Slaw (Photo by Laurie Smith)