Tag Archive: summer

Thai Watermelon Radish Salad

Thank you again to my darling brother (if you’re reading this, which my guess is you’re not) for the subscription to Food and Wine – so tantalizing and inspiring! Way too hot to… Continue reading

Strawberry Gazpacho with Scallion Ribbons

I stopped by a cafe that had on its menu a chilled strawberry soup. I wasn’t hungry at the time, but was inspired to make it on my own. Here goes: There were… Continue reading

S’more Tacos

Part of our July 4th Beach Weekend Extravaganza involved making s’mores on the grill. First of all, grilled s’mores are amazing: make the sandwiches with graham crackers, chocolate, and those fancy flat s’more-specific… Continue reading

Pollock Pops

Originally these were supposed to be Pinstripe Pops – how cool would that be??! I had this vision of thin stripes of pastel creating these Popsicles, but alas, that ended up being more… Continue reading

Avocado, Radish, and Fresh Corn Salad

So named because, of all the ingredients I included, I think those are the essentials. Other ingredients I put in: – Arugula (or any green) – Tomato (or maybe a citrus?) – Sunflower… Continue reading

Almond Biscuit Strawberry Shortcake

I was having people over for brunch and wanted to try out some gluten-free baking that doesn’t require ingredients like “xanthum gum”. Enter Strawberry Shortcakes by Spry Living. These were so beautiful and… Continue reading

Smoothie Pops

It’s summer, it’s hot, let’s freeze as many things as possible! I decided I wanted to freeze Greek yogurt because frozen Greek yogurt is delicious and I thought it would make a delicious… Continue reading

Kale Cauliflower Tabboulleh

A friend was coming over for dinner and the only thing I could remember that I had on hand was kale. So I looked it up on Gojee, and found this awesome recipe… Continue reading

Watermelon Lime Cocktail

This is hands-down my favorite summertime drink. I actually first discovered it last summer in Cambodia where it’s just fresh fruit everything! but you can make it anywhere. Just purée watermelon with lime… Continue reading

Cucumber Lime Basil Ice Cubes

I think I’m onto something here, although I don’t think I’ve nailed it. Here’s the concept: ice cubes made out of things you want in your drink – either to flavor water, or… Continue reading