INGREDIENTSMelonFresh mintSTEPS1. Visit your local farmers' market and buy the sweetest yellow flesh melon you can find. Or orange flesh. That way you won't need to marinate in a simple syrup. Avoid the sugar.2. Chop fresh mint.3. Be sure the melon is super-ripe before you cut it into bite-sized . . .
INGREDIENTS1.5 Tablespoon kosher saltHalf lemon, quartered2 lb. large shrimp in shell (or cooked shrimp)1 Cup good mayonnaise (maybe a little less, to taste)1/2 teaspoon Dijon mustard1 Tablespoon white wine OR white wine vinegarBlack pepper to taste3 T fresh dill, minced1/2 C minced red onion (about . . .
I'm looking for really delicious vegetarian recipes.If you've got a favorite online source for tasty veggie dishes, please share here on the blog!Thanks so much!Diva . . .
Busy trying to get those last gifts wrapped? Fighting the crowds at the market as you stock up for the big dinner? Short of time?Holiday parties, big meals, sweets--about now, you're probably looking for something light, healthy and -- most of all -- easy to make for dinner.I made this delicious . . .
My best holiday memories are of activities that engaged my emotions and senses. Hard, cold snow in my glove as we made snowmen in the crisp winter air. Icicles dripping from the roof of the house as the sun warmed the air. The comforting buzz of family conversation on Christmas day. The gentle pull . . .
Short on time? This is the easiest canape, ever. It's healthy and so tasty. And different from the usual pre-dinner fare. Blue cheese has such a strong flavor, you don't need to use very much. Healthy Apricot Canape (from Eating Well) 16 dried apricots 8 teaspoons crumbled blue . . .
By popular demand, here's the recipe for delicious, nutritious, crispy kale chips. A healthy holiday snack that my husband loves to munch on as he watches football.I like that they satisfy our need for crunch and our salt craving. Just don't use too much salt. Ingredients 1 bunch kale...any . . .
Who wants to slave in the kitchen on a holiday weekend in the summer? Even if you're grilling on Labor Day, you'll want to fix something healthful, tasty, quick & easy for the other days of the weekend.If you're in the mood for a fall meal but it's still too warm for cold-weather recipes, I made . . .
I don't usually post recipes, but I made something so good and so easy today that I figured I'd share.I saw some frozen halibut that looked promising at Trader Joe's the other day. WARNING: I've made the mistake before of not removing TJ's frozen fish from its packaging before thawing. This time, I . . .
It's not so hard to eat healthily, if we think about the rainbow of foods available to us.Some delicious raw. Others made more tasty by excellent preparation.I don't feel at all deprived when I get to eat delicious healthy foods. And have discovered that, after eating "clean" for a while, foods that . . .