Monthly Archives: May 2018

Strawberry and Spinach Farmer’s Market Salad

I love this time of year. The farmer’s market is huge and full of so many fresh treasures! I spent the day with my brother and brought home so many delicious treats. Here is a great salad made from fresh … Continue reading

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National Hamburger Day

It’s National Hamburger Day! This delicious sandwich, named after that town in Germany, Hamburg, Other than that, no one quite knows who invented or anything else. But it is the meal of the modern American. Memorial day symbolized the start … Continue reading

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What’s for Dinner? Sunday link up #150

It’s been a busy week! Events at work, company at home, and now the Memorial Day Weekend. I’ve been cooking, cleaning, gardening and wondering …   This is the place to answer that question! The home of a collection of … Continue reading

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Chocolate Covered Frozen Bananas

I remember when I was a kid and dad would take us to Balboa Island. We’d cross on the ferry and drive down the main street. We always stopped at a little window (that’s the way I saw it) and … Continue reading

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Twenty Memorial Day Ideas

Memorial Day is upon us! Some folks love to celebrate with a barbecue – others with a picnic. Here are TWENTY ideas! Hope you enjoy.

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What’s for Dinner? Sunday link up #149

Can you believe NEXT weekend is Memorial Day? So, like, where did the year go?? And by the way…   This is the place to answer that question! The home of a collection of fabulous recipes! A collaboration of ideas … Continue reading

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Sourdough Rosemary Buns

Looking for some amazing buns for your burgers or sliders? Nothing beats sourdough – then add that rustic flavor of rosemary and you’ve got a winner! Sourdough takes longer to rise than regular yeast dough. I start these on Friday, … Continue reading

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Carne Asada – Marinated and Grilled Beef

Grilled beef Mexican style. I love Mexican food. Carne Asada is a simple, flavor grilled beef that is perfect as the main course or in tacos or burritos. It’s so easy to make and so easy to eat!

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Grilled Lamb Chops with Ale Braised Chard

I love lamb chops and I love picking up fresh sides at the farmer’s market. I found this beautiful rainbow chard and decided to braise it with some IPA and serve it with some chops. The result – a wonderfully … Continue reading

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What’s for Dinner? Sunday Link up #148

Happy Mother’s Day to everyone out there that has been or is in the role of mother – biological or not. Being a mom is a wonderful calling. But being a mom also requires that we ask ourselves…   This … Continue reading

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