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Farmstand Summer Squash Salad with Tomatoes and Fresh Herbs


Yesterday, the local farmer’s market stands offered a beautiful plethora of the most unusual summer squash, both zucchini and yellow squash. This is a great recipe for the gardener, as well, who is swimming in these vegetables and fresh herbs. It … Continue reading

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Curried chicken burger with chive ginger mayo


Chicken burgers have very little fat and are a great alternative to beef. Like turkey, a chicken burger is best with some added flavor as both turkey and chicken are a blank canvas. This recipe has a touch of curry … Continue reading

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Lemon infused quinoa salad with yellow tomatoes, asparagus, & fresh herbs


This week was warmer than usual and is probably why some of the healthier and lighter ingredients have been pulled from the depths of the pantry. It is a perfect side dish to grilled chicken, pork, seafood, and vegetables. It also … Continue reading

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beer margaritas (limeade margaritas)


This is a great inexpensive drink that requires little effort, especially if hosting a Superbowl party… It takes little preparation and a few ingredients. The limeade and tequila could be mixed ahead of time but it would be best to add the … Continue reading

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grilled tri-tip


  Last summer my husband and I were watching one of Bobby Flay’s grilling shows on tv and his guest had this ‘six hour tri-tip marinade’ that he grilled. Bobby seemed to be quite impressed and the tri-tip looked very … Continue reading

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grilled pork tenderloin sandwich w/carmelized onions and goat cheese


 i am not sure what part of this sandwich makes it so good, or is it all the components together? regardless, we make this sandwich over and over again. sometimes we simply crave it and make it for ourselves, and other times we make … Continue reading

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balsamic chicken drumsticks


  Family was coming over and this was one of those weekends that my husband and I just didn’t have time (or energy) to be creative and try something new. It was a great weekend to grill so we went through our mental … Continue reading

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