basil

One of my favorite things to do on Sunday night before the week starts is to use up all of the leftover fruits and veggies and whip up easy and quick lunch salads for work. It doesn’t have to be

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As I’ve shared many times this summer I’m always on the hunt for basil recipes. This Basil Salt recipe was pure genius! I’m a sucker for a little salt finish on so many things I eat and this basil version

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I just couldn’t part with my week of Basil posts and had to add at least 1 more before I moved on to another amazing herb or veggie to feature! These small savory Basil Corn Griddle Cakes are full of

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I’m continuing my Basil theme from Monday’s post and sharing this fabulous recipe for Garlic White Bean Basil Hummus. I cannot live without hummus and this version of hummus offers a summer twist with the fresh basil.  Hummus is incredibly

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Right now the basil is exploding in our garden and I am looking for any and every recipe to put this fragrant herb to good use! This mozzarella, basil and nectarine crostini recipe was perfect! It’s a great appetizer or

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This Israeli couscous salad was truly a creation from leftover veggies in the fridge and fresh herbs growing in our garden. After enjoying a hot humid day outside in the sunshine a nice light, fresh, chilled dinner salad was the

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Now…I know what you’re thinking…peaches and tomatoes are not completely in season yet so why am I posting so soon into the summer season. I agree – but I just couldn’t help myself! Right now our tomato plants are flowering

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All you health addicts out there will LOVE this soup – why, you ask? For 2 big reasons – this soup has been lightened up by adding more veggies and using less butter, also swapping skim milk for heavy cream

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These mini tarts pack a lot of flavor with fresh cherry tomatoes, avocado, basil and oregano sprinkled with fresh lemon juice. What makes these already fresh and flavorful tarts even more incredible is the garlic herb crust the fresh veggies

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I absolutely love making marinara sauce in the slow cooker – it’s so easy to pull together and it just makes tons and tons of sauce! Making homemade sauce can be such an ordeal and it’s so wonderful to do

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