Italian prune plums and a recipe for Plum Honey-Olive Oil Cake.
The Rio Oso Gem, the ultimate summer peach.
Fresh greens over assorted heirloom tomatoes with fresh burrata.
A recipe for Corn & Poblano Chowder and a funny way to eat corn on the cob.
The berry tart that almost wasn't... But turned out even better than planned, thanks to a little baking snafu.
Nectarine Tart with Almond Souffle. Perfect for those ripe summer nectarines.
Gluten Free Zucchini Muffins with Cinnamon Sugar
Summer bean salad with wild arugula, roasted almonds, manchego cheese and shallot dressing. A happy salad.
Red, plump, sun-kissed tomatoes go to making a beautiful rosemary and chili ketchup
Eggs Benedict with a twist. Smoked salmon, summer veggies, and whole grain toast makes an excellent celebration breakfast.
Rejecting picky eating as a medical condition and a recipe for fried okra.
Cherry Brown Butter Bars. Custardy, summery, bite-sized bliss.
Salt cod and fava bean salad from Sitka and Spruce in Seattle.
rhubarb muffins, with a rhubarb compote and raw rhubarb, plus raw sugar on top. Oh, and they're gluten-free.
a homemade version of my favorite farmers' market treat!
BLTs are the ultimate summer sandwich; so simple and delicious. And only really worth making if you have grown your own tomatoes or picked up some local ones at the farmer's market.
Dehydrated watermelon? Who ever heard of such a thing?!
U-pick cherries & a recipe for Cherry-Almond Coffee Cake.
Zucchini, Tomato and Egg Tart
Simple and Flavorful - Beet Salad
Tree-ripened peaches with locally grown raspberries and baked into a crisp. Served with vanilla frozen yogurt for a refreshing summer treat.
Sour cherry preserves: as sexy as it gets.
Celebrate summer with this refreshing Nectarine-Raspberry Swirl Frozen Yogurt.
Chicken with roasted lemons, green olives and capers. Sweet, tart, salty, delicious!
Summer Vegetable Casserole of tomatoes, zucchini, orange bell pepper, fingerling potatoes, and thyme
A red currant cosmopolitan. Beautifully red and fresh for summer!
How is the watermelon like a dinosaur... all this plus a pickle recipe that goes great with your hotdog and homemade ketchup!
Hand-picked wild blackberries. Well worth the scratches.
Salad need not be a curse word! Try out this barley and fresh pea salad, and you'll see what I mean
Garden Couscous Salad- brimming with seasonal garden goodies!
Salsa Verde, does it get any better (or easier!) Who needs take out when you can whip this up in just a few minutes?
The strange but true story of why carrots and raspberries became a match made in heaven, plus a recipe for cake and my new favorite frosting.
Caribbean Jerk Chicken with Tropical Fruit Salsa and Carib-Beans & Rice. Just the ticket when you want to transport your taste buds some place tropical!
A delicious caramel pumpkin pie with cinnamon whipped cream, made from scratch!