Category Archives: summer recipes

Thursday, July 17th, 2014

Put A Pickle On It

Last week I went to pick up my CSA share and was given four pounds of cucumbers. Four pounds! Luckily I love cukes. As a child they were the only vegetable I would eat, probably because they taste less like … Continue reading

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Tuesday, July 8th, 2014

The New Tuna Salad Sandwich

SUMMER is here, and this week the kids have a double-whammy of town camp in the morning (something that the locals affectionately call “rec”, where the primary activities are knock-hockey, dodgeball and weaving a thousand lanyard key chains) and nature … Continue reading

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Thursday, July 3rd, 2014

Happy 4th! Keep it Simple.

Chances are that you’re hosting a get-together or invited to a get-together this holiday weekend (or perhaps both? you party animal!). If this is the case, then you’ll want to make or bring something summery, outdoorsy, and tasty, but the … Continue reading

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Monday, June 9th, 2014

Hip to be Square

I’ve always been a fan of composed salads: The kind where you display your ingredients separately and in a single-layer, rather than combined and tossed in a bowl. Certain classic salads lend themselves well to this—like a Cobb or chef’s … Continue reading

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Tuesday, May 13th, 2014

Crisp!

I just wanted to share photos of my first crisp of the spring & summer season! Every year I wait for my neighbor Rita to bring over stalks of rhubarb from her garden (it grows in a wild thatch) and … Continue reading

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