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Top 5 Strawberry Recipes

by evh May 18, 2016
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Top 5 Strawberry Recipes ~ I am not afraid to admit that I am a super fan of strawberries and I have been ever since I can remember. I could eat them straight outta the garden or those cute little green pint baskets that you see them in at the markets. Sweet and juicy, and […]

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Peach Power Muffins

by evh May 3, 2016
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Peach Power Muffins ~ I can’t believe it’s here but, it is and I am thrilled about it. Peach season! Roadside stands and farmers markets are starting to pop with these juicy, golden spheres of natures candy. And when I found out years ago that peaches even grew in Texas I was doing a BIG happy […]

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Sautéed Okra with Corn Bread

by evh September 22, 2015
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Sautéed Okra with Corn Bread ~ This past weekend, I got to do one of my favorite things –– cook at the Lone Star Farmers Market. This is something that I enjoy on so many levels. One because I get to mix and mingle with my fellow farmers market friends and people while listening to […]

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Baked Sesame Zucchini Chips

by evh August 31, 2015
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Baked Sesame Zucchini Chips ~ A few years ago our garden was over flowing with zucchini. This was a good problem to have at first but then it took a turn for the worst when it seemed every meal for weeks had some form of those long greenies in them and we couldn’t give them […]

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Spicy Black Bean Hummus + Grilled Zucchini Tostadas

by evh August 26, 2015
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Spicy Black Bean Hummus + Grilled Zucchini Tostadas ~ I am a chip girl. Some people don’t like to crunch on chips during a meal but for me I love having something crunchy to snack on alongside a great sandwich or an easy meal. This week, however, for our “traditional” Taco Tuesday dinner I put […]

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Savory Corn Bread Pudding {Made with Sunshine}

by evh August 20, 2015
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Savory Corn Bread Pudding ~ Living in the big state of Texas we are lucky to have loads of sunshine. At least, I think we are lucky –– some of us might not agree when all of that bright yellow light equals long days with well over 100 degree temperatures. Sure, it’s hot but it’s […]

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Spicy Peach Chicken Kabobs

by evh July 7, 2015
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Spicy Peach Chicken Kabobs ~ I realized the other day that we have only had our grill going a few times so far this season –– waaaa? How is that possible? Oh, right, all of that rain kept us from using our outdoor open flame. Soon after realizing this, and seeing some glorious peaches at the market, I […]

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20+ Delicious Ideas for the 4th of July

by evh July 1, 2015
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Watermelon Feta Bites 20+ Delicious Ideas for the 4th of July ~ Whether you are sitting poolside, lakeside, beachside or just hanging out in the backyard for this year’s 4th of July celebration, you are going to need a few tasty ideas to celebrate. I have gathered a list of a few of our family favorites, […]

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Cucumber Fennel Salad with Garlic Breadcrumbs

by evh June 29, 2015
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Cucumber Fennel Salad with Garlic Breadcrumbs ~ I have always been a fan of fennel but this year in particular my love for them seems to have grown. Well, it’s either my love or I just really missed having them on the table. Does that ever happen to you? Anyway, here we are surrounded by the […]

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Watermelon Martinis

by evh June 26, 2015
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Watermelon Martinis ~ We are not even a week into the official days of summer and I am ready for a break from the break –– anyone else? It was a whirlwind of a visit/vaycay this last week to Vermont and New York. Part of me felt like a twelve year old kid when I got […]

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