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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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Asparagus with Crispy Prosciutto and Pine Nuts


This is a lovely dish that is perfect for brunch, lunch, and dinner. One cannot go wrong with asparagus, however, coming up with the right recipe can be a challenge. The crunchy prosciutto and nuttiness of the pine nuts are … Continue reading

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herb roasted carrots


The combination of flavors in this dish should please everyone at the table. Oven roasting carrots brings out their natural sugars and the mixture of herbs used helps to offset the sweetness of the carrots. Carrots offer numerous nutritional benefits such … Continue reading

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sauteed broccoli with orange zest


  broccoli is a standby in our kitchen. when my son was toddler, it is probably the only vegetable that i didn’t have to doctor up in order for him to eat it. he loved a simple squirt of lemon and … Continue reading

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