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Jersey Fresh Corn and Tomato Salad

Here’s a warm salad that uses your garden-fresh corn, tomatoes and herbs. If you don’t have any grilled corn, you can bake it in the oven–directions are at the bottom of the recipe. 233 more words

Side Dishes

Don't you miss sushi?

Why thank you for asking that loaded question.  Actually, I do not miss eating sushi, thanks to this bomb.com Veggie Sushi Bowl that I discovered on myfitnesspal.com.   359 more words


The Herb Cemetery 

I have managed to turn my herb garden into a cemetery. Now how did I do that?! Oh I don’t know..maybe by sticking those crosses made out of popsickle sticks into the soil. 233 more words

Basil and tahini sauce with aubergine, basil orzo risotto

I love basil and I love tahini and this sauce is the perfect marriage of the two.

Tahini is most commonly used in Middle Eastern cuisine but also Greek and Turkish, so I decided to bridge the gap between Arabia and the Italian Med that bit closer and combine basil with tahini and an orzo ‘risotto’. 377 more words


‘Red mood’

Hoje, comecei o dia com um fresco sumo de beterraba e maçã com umas folhinhas de manjericão. Estava delicioso! Para manter a mesma onda ‘vermelha’, não resisti a completar o meu pequeno-almoço com uma boa fatia de pão de fibras com doce de morango que fiz há dois dias e que está excelente. 19 more words


recipe: sun-dried tomato and basil muffins

If you’re planning a picnic this weekend this savoury muffins are a perfect accompaniment…

Makes 12


280g plain flour

1tbsp baking powder

pinch of salt… 164 more words