Summer Tomato Salad

Happy Wednesday and hello Summer Tomato Salad! I feel like all the recipes I’m sharing with you and all the recipes I’m thinking about making to share here are all about tomatoes. But tomatoes are in season, and my garden is killing it on the tomato production this year. Continue reading “Summer Tomato Salad”

Deep Thoughts about Natural Disasters & Helping Each Other

Hello everyone, I hope this finds you well. Despite a slew of disasters ravishing our beloved country right now. Harvey has devastated south east Texas and it’s tragic, heartbreaking. Another part of the country is bracing for Irma. And in my little corner of the country the Pacific Northwest, it’s on fire. Both Washington and Oregon are fighting wildfires. One is my forever home state and one is my much loved adopted home state.

Also on fire is Montana which is one of my most favorites places with its captivating beauty, and rugged charm. Honestly, you could ‘meet me in Montana’ any day. I love so much about that great state. California is dealing with major fires of their own. It has been very smoky around here, and all I can think of are the people in the midst of that. It’s so sad. Which doesn’t even describe it but words are superfluous in a time like this, even for a wordsmith like myself.  Continue reading “Deep Thoughts about Natural Disasters & Helping Each Other”

Roasted Balsamic Garlic Brussel Sprouts

It is so unreal to me that summer is almost over! It took forever to get here, and now its leaving and I’m not ready at all! My relationship with summer is pretty serious, I’d say. Anyways, how can you make a Friday better? With a brand new recipe!  Continue reading “Roasted Balsamic Garlic Brussel Sprouts”

Marinated Tomatoes

GOOOOD Morning! And Happy, Happy Friday Love Bugs! Have I got an easy, delicious side dish for you. If you’re over ran with garden tomatoes like I am, you’re in luck with this recipe. I’m seriously loving it so much. The summer fresh tomatoes really make it sparkle, but no garden no problem. Hit up your local farmers market or be nice to your neighbor if they have a garden, ha-ha. Even store bought tomatoes this time of the year are better quality then they are the rest of the year if you have to shop for them.

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