Tag 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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Thursday, May 30th, 2013

Summer Noodle Salads

Have you ever had the experience where something you’ve never heard of is introduced to you—perhaps by a hipper-than-you friend or know-it-all babysitter—and then suddenly, from that time forward, you start hearing about said person, place, or thing ALL of … Continue reading

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Wednesday, July 18th, 2012

The Summer Plate

Every summer  I wait for “the sweet spot”— that magical stretch of time when the most awaited ingredients of the season begin to appear all at the same time at the farmer’s market or in the CSA bundle. In my … Continue reading

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Saturday, July 7th, 2012

Grilled Tomato Toasts

Here’s my new favorite grilling dish: Take a couple of pints of tomatoes (like grape) and slice each in half (or if you’re lucky to have them already, use 2-4 summer tomatoes, remove the core and and chop into imperfect … Continue reading

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Saturday, June 9th, 2012

Morning Chicken

I think that one of the keys to summer dinner (or really any dinner) is just 10 minutes in the morning. When I’m on the ball, I take those 10 minutes to toss whatever might be in the fridge—chicken thighs, … Continue reading

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