Tag Archives: healthy eating

The Dangers of Pea Salad

I know that you know peas to be one of my favorite topics. I love to plant them, tend them, harvest peas, and eat peas of all kinds especially snow peas and fresh English peas. Sugar snaps – not so … Continue reading

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Spanakopita and More

My sister and I spent some time visiting Greece many years ago and I really learned to love the food. Always so fresh and tasty. Lots of healthy vegetables and slow dining encouraged me to learn to make my favorites. … Continue reading

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The Makins’ of a Pasta Salad

I usually put too many ingredients in pasta salad. Today is different! I started with some delightful roasted red peppers and they smelled so darn good I decided that would be the main ingredient. Along with a few other things. … Continue reading

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Bounty of a Garden

Today’s gardening started at 0600. With a forecast temp of 104 it seemed like the only possible time to get the work done. Six am is not a civil hour in my book – I do my best sleeping early … Continue reading

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Tarragon Pesto

The tarragon is still a little light in the flavor department, but with the many hot days we’ve had and the height of the strands I decided to go ahead and harvest it to make tarragon pesto. Until last year … Continue reading

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Green Day

Every spring in the Ozarks we have Green Day. It is usually just one day but I have seen it linger a couple days on rare occasion. With all the intermitant rain and cloudiness I had a hard time capturing … Continue reading

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Monday October 3, HAHAHA! I’m on Vacation!

Yesterday was my first official day of vacation but today I felt like I was really having one. A vacation that is. I’m usually very destination oriented and that can be a good thing but this year I have decided … Continue reading

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