Tag Archives: summer

German Potato Salad – Throw Back Thursday

Welcome to the new feature – Throw Back Thursday. Every other Thursday, a vintage recipe will be posted. Some may be the original versions, while others maybe an upscaled and updated version of the original. And to start it all … Continue reading

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Sautéed Summer Squash and Chard

My garden is growing wonderfully! I harvested a single (rather large) scallop summer squash. Not quite enough for two. I also cut a couple small bunches of rainbow chard. Again, not enough for two. But if I sautéed them together, … Continue reading

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Strawberry Rhubarb Jam – The First Harvest of Summer!

My favorite berry farm opened for the season on Saturday! I was so excited. Time for freezing and jam making! I got some hood strawberries and one I’ve never tried before – Sweet Ann. If you’ve never tried one I … Continue reading

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Fresh Squeezed Lemonade

It’s been summer weather here that last few days. Yesterday we hit 80 degrees and it simply feels like lemonade weather. And nothing is tastier than lemonade made from fresh squeezed lemons. It’s not as hard as you think –

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Freezing Corn

Wow – it’s corn season already! We have a guy that comes around with a pick-up truck full of the stuff, honking like an ice cream truck! He sells it five ears for a dollar and I bought a lot! … Continue reading

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