Archive | August, 2011

Lemon Blueberry Clafoutis by

Lemon Blueberry Clafoutis

Traditionally made with cherries, this Lemon Blueberry Clafoutis is a delicious twist on this classic French dessert. A funny conversation occurred yesterday afternoon. My hubby had his monthly scout leader meeting at our house. I don’t attend as I am an unofficial volunteer (being married to the cubmaster), so I hover in the kitchen and […]

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Tangy Quinoa Fruit Salad with Feta by

Tangy Quinoa Fruit Salad

Quinoa isn’t just for savory dishes. You can also mix it with fresh fruit and a tangy dressing to make this delicious Quinoa Fruit Salad. School starts today for my kiddos! Where did the summer go? You spend the last weeks of summer rushing with back-to-school shopping and back-to-school pool parties. We sneaked a few […]

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Roasted Tomato Salsa by

Roasted Tomato Salsa

Got tomatoes? Pop some in the oven and whip up this Roasted Tomato Salsa to snack on during the big game or poolside! Shopping with kids is always a challenge. Shopping with three kids is simply awful. When they were babies, it was a horrendous experience. I used to wait for the mornings where at […]

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Roasted Summer Vegetables

If you are growing your own vegetable garden, sometimes the simplest recipe is the best recipe, like this recipe for roasted summer vegetables. If you haven’t noticed, this week I am taking a break from desserts. Not because I haven’t been making any desserts my house, but to highlight my garden vegetables. I’ve kept dinners […]

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Provencal Tomatoes by

Provencal Tomatoes

Provencal Tomatoes are a simple yet elegant way to highlight a harvest of sweet, summer tomatoes. Wow, it’s August! Already??? I’m so not ready for summer to end. There’s so much left for the kids and I to do! We want more beach days, pool parties, sleepovers, Mommy sleeping in (’til 7:30, mind you) and […]

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