Tag: Summer

Glazed Peach Pound Cake

Glazed Peach Pound Cake

Fresh ripe peaches make a delicious and summery southern pound cake. This cake is full of peach flavor and covered in a simple peach glaze. Serve as is or alongside vanilla ice cream! Recipe is written for a 10″ Bundt pan. Makes 16 servings.

Triple Berry Muffins

Triple Berry Muffins

Delicious homemade muffins featuring blueberries, blackberries, and strawberries. Natural ingredients add flavor and color. Easy to make and better than a box mix! Makes 12 standard or 6 jumbo muffins. Vegetarian.

Easy Vegetable Ratatouille

Easy Vegetable Ratatouille

Last summer we belonged to a local farm CSA. I loved having a surprise of fresh veggies every other week. Some new to me items and some familiar favorites showed up. One thing that kept showing up was a variety of eggplants. And while I’m 

Summer Watermelon Salad

Summer Watermelon Salad

It’s been so hot lately I really haven’t been in the mood to cook much (and trust me, as a food blogger not cooking is no fun)– so I’ve been enjoying all kinds of fresh fruits and veggies as easy meals. Maybe the heat is 

Summer Vegetable Puff Pastry Tart

Summer Vegetable Puff Pastry Tart

Flaky puff pastry layered with fresh basil pesto, thinly sliced summer veggies and a sprinkling of cheese. This Summer Vegetable Tart is fresh, seasonal, and delicious!

Homemade Pesto Sauce

Homemade Pesto Sauce

This easy recipe for pesto uses simple ingredients like summery basil and lemon juice for a fresh sauce that’s delicious on everything from pasta to pizza. Pine nuts are traditional but blanched almonds, walnuts, or pistachios are great, too! Recipe makes 1 cup of sauce. 

Southern Style Coleslaw (Quick and Easy)

Southern Style Coleslaw (Quick and Easy)

Sweet, creamy, and lightly tangy coleslaw that’s perfect for pulled pork (especially vinegar based). It’s the right blend of mayo (or vegan mayo) + vinaigrette and celery seed with some sugar to balance the tart. Make this easy side dish from scratch and enjoy for up to 3 days. Makes 6-8 side dish sized servings or 10-12 topping sized servings.

Berry Plum Cobbler

Berry Plum Cobbler

Easy Southern-style summer dessert using plums, strawberries and blueberries. Sweet, jammy filling with a cake-like crust. Vegetarian.