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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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The Best Chimichurri Sauce Ever


This chimichurri sauce was such a hit the other night and I have been asked over and over again for the recipe. What is so nice about this particular chimichurri is that it is not too spicy. I don’t think … Continue reading

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Spanish Rice


For years I have wanted to have my own spanish rice recipe similar to those you find at Mexican restaurants. This recipe comes as close to restaurant style as you can find. Perfect for those Tex Mex evenings when going to … Continue reading

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double chocolate and cherry chunk cookies


this is for the chocolate lover. you will satiate your cravings and then some with this cookie. the dried cherries compliment the chocolate and the addition of the espresso powder helps to add a touch of earthiness. during the holidays, … Continue reading

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spiced pumpkin soup with cumin and curry


  i was at the store today and saw sugar pumpkins (baking pumpkins) and knew immediately i would be side tracked today trying to figure out what to do with them.  soup seemed to be a perfect option for a somewhat last minute meal. … Continue reading

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