Some of my very favorite foods are the simplest of things … toast, for example. Or a garden fresh tomato, sliced, and topped with a drizzle of Balsamic & Basil Dipping Oil and a pinch of salt and pepper (adding a few chunks of fresh mozzarella doesn’t hurt … ). Well – hold onto your wooden spoon… CONTINUE READING »
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My daughter is just finishing her junior year of high school, which means we have just one year left to teach her the two most important things for independent living: 1) How to do laundry, and 2) How to cook at least five things. Oh, I’m sure some people might say other things are more important,… CONTINUE READING »
For some moms, Halloween is a time to get out the glue gun and get all crafty. For some of us, Halloween is a time to eat mini candy bars and pretend the cobwebs in the house are the fake kind. For either type of mom, Happy Halloween Dip is the perfect solution – it’s festive enough to fit right in with your homemade treats, and it’s simple enough to make right before the party starts.
Sadly, summer is coming to an end (who let that happen?). Which means it’s time to fill up on garden produce before all veggies come from a can or a freezer (at least that’s what happens here in Minnesota). And since I like to have a little extra flavor and crunch with my salad, I especially like this grilled chicken salad – it’s perfect for the whole family, and it celebrates summer!