Quinoa Pancakes

There have not been that many breakfast-food recipes in our series here and now I’m thinking that this should have been a slam-dunk when this bizarre homestay season began in March. So comforting for breakfast, lunch, or dinner (typical for me).

Greek Salad

A Greek friend and I were having a conversation the other day about this culinary treasure, and he asserted that there are absolute, quintessential Greek salad components.

Mojito Sliders

Chef Di’s recipe for Mojito Sliders won 2nd place in a recipe contest sponsored by the National Pork Board.

Doggie Love Puffs

For those pups who are big on treats in general, these might easily become their new favorites. They are so simple to make and, one recipe makes enough to last … at least a few days 😉

Watermelon Pickles

A few summers ago, I was hired to represent the Watermelon Board at a trade show and serve watermelon pickles. Really at first, I thought it was maybe a joke and, it wasn’t.

Salad Nicoise

Even though I don’t consider myself an actual Francophile ;), I do really love things French, and Salad Nicoise is one of my favorite meals ever.

Antipasto Tacos

There is a lot to be said for Recipes that aren’t really recipes. When I first saw a video for how to make these, I was so joyfully envious! I wish that I’d thought of it first while marveling at what a great idea it was.

Donna’s Macaroni Salad

Our mom, Donna, made the best macaroni salad. Her legacy includes three daughters who still make her recipes, and this is one of my absolute favorites. I was very young when my mom first taught me to make this family summer favorite. When my older brother tasted it that first time, he was a little […]

Simple BBQ Sauce

You too, can grill this way if you choose. Simply roast your choice of meats in advance, and have them ready to finish on the grill with this simple sauce. Then enjoy your own delicious party sooner than later.

Roasted Garlic Butter

I have wanted to share this recipe for a long time now because it’s always been a staple of mine. It’s extremely useful, especially when you are at a (temporary) loss for how to add flavor to any savory dish.