Tag Archives: summer

Mexican Style Pasta Salad

Summer is pasta salad time. We get tired of the same old salad and we love Mexican food. That spurred an idea to combine the two and here’s the delicious salad I came up with.

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Sautéed Garden Fresh Vegetables

There is nothing like garden fresh food and I’m loving my garden. We’ve had eggplant, green beans, beets, tomatoes, squash and so much more!! A lot has gone into the freezer, but there was one day that there was not … Continue reading

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Summer Grilled Dinner

There is something about a grilled dinner that just screams – Summer!! After harvesting some veggies and potatoes (I grew purple majesty potatoes), I looked at the bowl and knew exactly what was for dinner. I pulled a small leg … Continue reading

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A Summer Soup – Shrimp Gazpacho

When I think of gazpacho I always think Mexican food, but that’s not where this delicious summer soup comes from. We know it as a generic cold soup, but it was originally made in Spain and served warm. It was … Continue reading

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Clams in Lavender Broth

I love my lavender. I have several varieties growing, primarily the culinary English lavenders. It’s great in sweet dishes and beverages, but it also makes a delicious savory dish. The broth in this dish is made with the delicate flavors … Continue reading

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