Tag: farmers market

Farmers Market Summer Salad

Farmers Market Summer Salad

A beautiful summer salad is something we could all afford to eat more regularly.  Most people go to farmers markets and are excited to buy a collection of beautiful seasonal fruits and vegetables; but later at home, it is not always clear what to make […]

One Of My Favorite Things On Earth: Squash Blossoms

One Of My Favorite Things On Earth: Squash Blossoms

Squash blossoms are delicious and one of my favorite special treats.  Technically, they are edible flowers produced by the zucchini.  They are highly perishable, ideally consumed the day they are picked, and thus you are more likely to see them early in the day at […]

Fresh Summer Peas With Mint Yogurt

Fresh Summer Peas With Mint Yogurt

There is nothing more delicious than summer peas and I could probably eat fresh summer peas with mint yogurt everyday.  I will admit, I never liked peas growing up, mainly because they were always served so mushy.  My oldest son went through a very long […]

Fava Bean Puree, An Easy Entertaining Option

Fava Bean Puree, An Easy Entertaining Option

Fave bean puree, a clean, earthy and truly delicious summertime treat. Fava beans are simply underutilized in my opinion.  I adore favas, but due to their need for both shelling and peeling, they can be a labor of love.  Fava beans, also know as broad […]