Pear and Blue Cheese Salad with Maple Spiced Pepitas

two plates of pear and blue cheese salad

Enjoy a simple but elegant starter with this Pear and Blue Cheese Salad with Maple Spiced Toppings. All of it is make ahead so you can enjoy your dinner to the fullest! Ever been to a restaurant that served an out of this world salad? Maybe it had tangy knobs of blue cheese scattered across […]

Meal Prep Salads to Make Lunchtime Easier

Meal prep salads are a great way to enjoy an easy and delicious lunch. Learn how to make lunchtime easier with a prepped salad just the way you like it. You want something quick and easy for lunch. You don’t want to spend a lot of money. And you’re trying to eat foods that make […]

Easy Tomato Salad on Toast

Enjoy the flavors of summer with this juicy Tomato Salad on Toast. It’s the perfect appetizer for summer get-togethers, making use of the produce of the season. Tomatoes are probably one of my favorite fruits. And yes, they ARE fruits. What’s a sandwich or a burger without a slice or two of tomato? What’s pizza […]

The Best Strawberry Recipes to Make Your Summer Special

spinach salad with chicken, strawberries, and other fruit

Make your summer extra special with these best strawberry recipes. They run the gamut from fresh to frozen to baked goods, from breakfast to lunch to dessert, from savory to sweet.  So there you are. Minding your own business in the produce section when you’re overcome by the sweet aroma of fresh strawberries. The scent […]

How to Freeze Berries and Make Good on Summer Sales

frozen blueberries on a rimmed, parchment-lined tray

Freeze berries at home so you make good on summer sales. Whether you grow your own or find great deals at the store or farm stand, building your own stock of frozen berries in the freezer is like having a hoard of riches. Who doesn’t love a good berry pie bubbling with juices and enrobed […]

How to Make a Fruit Tray

tray of berries with toppings on the side

Want to serve a fruit tray at your next gathering? Not sure how to swing it so that it looks pretty? No problem. Follow these easy tips to make pretty fruit platters with very little work. Party season approaches! Passover, Easter, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, weddings, graduations, baby showers, not to mention the endless parade […]

How to Cut Kiwi

green fruit kabobs on plate

Kiwi fruit, those fuzzy brown globes you find in the grocery store, are filled with delicious green flesh and edible black seeds. Not sure how to cut kiwi? Learn today and start enjoying this tasty fruit. You’ve seen them before. Those fuzzy brown globes in the produce department or maybe the farmer’s market. You know […]

Spaghetti Squash Jambalaya

Spaghetti Squash Jambalaya just may be one of my favorite low-carb recipes. Hot and spicy with a touch of sweetness from the squash, it’s the perfect healthy supper that feels like so much more. Craving something hot and spicy for supper tonight? Don’t want a lot of fuss to make it? Looking for something healthy […]