White Bean, Spinach and Pesto Soup

Here it is, friends — the best 8-minute soup I’ve ever made!  :) Made this for the first time a few weeks ago on...

Easy Grilled Vegetables

Pretty much anytime we heat up our charcoal grill, I round up whatever veggies we have in the house and pull out my little...

Prosciutto & Melon Pasta Salad

I know I’ve talked on here repeatedly about how much I love-love-love my Saturday morning trips to our City Market in downtown KC.  And...

Blueberry Crumb Bars

When fresh blueberries first began arriving at our market this summer, I already knew where my first batch would go.  :) These blueberry crumb...

Summer Vegetable “Ribbon” Salad

  A few years ago, I made the decision to bid farewell to having cable in the casa.  And I have to say, I’ve...

Grilled Tilapia With Cherry Salsa

Talk about a delicious 15-minute meal! This grilled tilapia with a yummy cherry salsa could not have been easier…and tastier!  Since our heat index...

Colorful Summer Salsa

  Sometimes I make salsa based on a craving for a spicy kick.  Sometimes I just want to go fresh and light.  Sometimes I...

giveaway: salsabol

giveaway: salsabol

‘Tis the season for homemade salsa!!!  Well, actually, I’m pretty much obsessed with chips and salsa year-round.  But with so many delicious, ripe tomatoes,...

Spiced Banana & Brown Sugar Ice Cream

Allow me to introduce you to a recipe celebrating all of the goodness of freshly-baked, perfectly-spiced, rich, flavorful, banana bread… …in an ice cream!!!...

Cherry Clafoutis

We have had some of the most amazing sales around here lately on bing cherries — which has been such a treat.  I love...

How To Make Sushi At Home

I’m pretty sure I could live on sushi.  Seriously.  Love-love-LOVE it!  :-) But as much as I enjoy hitting up our local sushi happy...

Thai Basil Chicken (Gai Pad Krapow)

Every week that I’ve been at the market this summer and passed by the bunches of fresh, vivid, and wonderfully fragrant Thai basil…I crave...