Shitake Noodles

I recently have started getting involved with our local permaculture group.  If you’re not familiar, it’s all about growing what grows well in your area and using native species for food and medicinal herbs.  I went to their mushroom growing workshop, and it was so informative and fun!  We drilled logs, put in the spores […]

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Greek Bean Salad

We recently moved, which has made things pretty hectic around here!  Not only are we moving, but we were in temporary housing for a week, and we are also painting and flooring and doing other minor repairs. So of course I was looking for some easy meal options.  This one was so easy and really […]

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Hummingbird Food

We recently moved (not far – still only about three miles from the beach), and we have hummingbirds at our new place.  They are so much fun to watch! I do wish that they would be a little nicer and share a little bit better.  Today I watched two of them attack each other – […]

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Chopped Chickpea Salad

Chopped Curried Chickpea Salad

School is about to start here, but summer temperatures are in full swing!  I know my daughter is excited about starting school – I am so glad that going to school isn’t a struggle for us.  This is a great refreshing salad to help you beat the heat.  Plus it’s really healthy!  Go ahead and […]

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Summer Pasta Salad

This pasta salad is great for summers!  It’s light and refreshing – perfect for lunch, or to take to a potluck.  Plus there is plenty of room to change things up and make it yours.  The oil from the sun dried tomatoes combines with the lemon to make an amazing dressing! Print Yum Summer Pasta […]

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Thai red curry

Easy Thai Red Curry

I LOVE red curry.  However, it always was one of those things I never could seem to get right when I tried to make it at home.  It would always come out blazing hot, or with no flavor. I finally hit the gold mine (for me) with this version!  It’s spicy, but not too hot […]

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