Category: Side Dishes

How to Make Zucchini Pasta

How to Make Zucchini Pasta

If you are anything like us, you have an incredible amount of Zucchini now and have no clue on how to use it.  If you are looking for a healthy alternative to pasta, look no further than that beautiful green zucchini that you have in […]

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Why restrict this great soup to summer?  It is perfect for any season.  Photo courtesy of Facebook.

Panera Bread Summer Corn Chowder Copycat Recipe

One of my favorite soups from Panera Bread is the Summer Corn Chowder.  However, I have one complaint:  Why only serve it in the summer?  There is no reason that this soup should be called “Summer” Corn Chowder.  I think it is perfectly acceptable to […]

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Chimichurri, a great dipping sauce for almost any meat.

Chimichurri – A Healthy Steak Sauce

Right now you are probably asking, “What in the world is Chimichurri Sauce?”  About a year ago I asked the exact same question.  I was first introduced to the wonderful garnish over a year ago while visiting a Cuban restaurant.  I fell in love immediately.  […]

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Herb Stuffed Grilled Tomatoes

Herb Stuffed Grilled Tomatoes

Nothing says summer like a fresh, garden tomato.  The only problem is (and its a good problem) that all those darn tomatoes come at once.  I am constantly in search of ways to use my tomatoes.  Well, I have to thank my mother for this […]

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Fresh salad dressing ingredients, most right out of the garden.

The Ultimate Summer Salad Dressing

Who’s ready for summer??  The best part of summer, in my humble opinion, is when you start to harvest those fresh herbs and vegetables from the garden or from the local farmers market.  This simple, healthy salad dressing will be certain to add life to […]

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