vegetables and fruits

Dill Cucumber Salad and 5 More Super Simple Cucumber Salads

by heidi July 3, 2014
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In our house, when it comes to cucumbers the mantra is “the more, the better.” I hear the chanting of “CUKES! CUKES! CUKES” almost as loudly as “USA! USA! USA!” combined with a bunch of screaming at the TV during the final game of the World Cup. What an amazing […]

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Quick and Easy Raspberry Fool

by heidi June 30, 2014
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Her: “A fool? What’s a fool? Mom, why are you calling this a fool? I don’t even know what that is. I’ve never heard of it. It has whip cream but why is it a fool? Or are you calling me a fool? I don’t want to be a fool. […]

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The Best BBQ Baked Beans and 5 More Baked Beans to Love

by heidi June 10, 2014
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Just the thought of this recipe for BBQ Baked Beans makes the top of my mouth hurt. Because willpower and baking beans simply do not mix. This is my mom’s baked beans recipe and with it comes a flood of summer memories. Of coming home after a full, hot day […]

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Greek Salad with Avocado

by heidi May 28, 2014
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Sometimes the classics are just what the doctor ordered. Especially when it’s Dr. SummerHasArrived who’s making the house calls. Oh boy. Did I really just write that? I may have officially lost my mind. Hit writer’s block rock bottom. Scraped the lowest nadir. Really? Dr. SummerHasArrived? Heidi, you’re reaching, reaching, […]

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Fresh Tomato and Ricotta Whole Wheat Pasta and a Giveaway

by heidi May 21, 2014
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I’m facing a seriously critical conundrum. One that will impact the entirety of my upcoming summer. And I’m not sure what to do. Do I plant tomatoes or bag it? To some of you this may seem like the most unsubstantial predicament to be in. You probably thinking, Heidi, it’s […]

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