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Caprese + Kale Pesto Sliders

by evh February 20, 2016
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Caprese + Kale Pesto Sliders ~ I love a good sandwich –– especially one that can feed a crowd –– and an easy and satisfying dish that works for most groups is always a good thing to have in your back pocket in my opinion thus Caprese + Kale Pesto Sliders are here. An added bonus on […]

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Tomato Basil Leather Caprese Bites {Made with Sunshine}

by evh September 23, 2015
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Tomato Basil Leather Caprese Bites ~ You may or may not remember but I have been tinkering around with a solar oven these last few weeks. When I first came across the oven I was reminded of a project I did a few years ago –– sun drying tomatoes in my car. My neighbors all […]

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Greek Tomato Bites

by evh August 13, 2015
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Greek Tomato Bites ~ Whether you are still having poolside parties, or celebrating back-to-school days, these Greek Tomato Bites are a cool appetizer to serve at your next gathering. Scoop out all of the tomatoes and serve them alongside the greek salad for a more interactive dish or stuff them ahead of time for easy, […]

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Roasted Tomato + Fennel Snapper

by evh June 3, 2015
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Roasted Tomato + Fennel Snapper ~ It’s here, at least for us, summer. Sure the “official” day isn’t until later this month but when school is out –– like it is for us –– it means summer to me. As we are gearing up for summer camps, pool parties and beach time I have food […]

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Slow Cooker Zucchini Chicken

by evh October 29, 2014
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It’s here. That coo-coo crazy time when the calendar fills up some how before you can even turn it over to the new month. Parties, parties, and more parties mixed together with events, events, and more events. Thus making it a time more than ever that we need healthy options for weeknight dinners that are […]

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Lighter: Summer Vegetable Tortilla Lasagna

by evh August 25, 2014
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Summer really is coming to a close, even though the outside temperatures are trying to say otherwise. School is in full swing (yay!), my backyard pomegranates and pecans are starting to make an appearance, and apples and pears are popping up throughout the neighborhood. Gathering some of the last summer’s bounty of tomatoes, eggplant, and zucchini, […]

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A Summer Slice: Roasted Eggplant, Tomato & Mozzarella Cheese Galette

by evh August 7, 2014
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Galette is a fancy word for lazy (wo)man’s pie. It’s essentially an open-faced, pie pan free dish –– a slab pie if you will. The free form gives you a bit more, well … freedom … to tuck and gather goods into the soft and flaky crust shape. Roasted Eggplant, Tomato & Mozzarella Cheese Galette brings […]

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Keep Cool: Pepper Bowl Gazpacho

by evh July 2, 2014
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There was a time in my life when tomatoes just were not my thing. I would eat them on occasion but they were not my go-to summer fruit of choice. It probably wasn’t until about 10 years ago, when I started actually growing them myself, that I discovered how much I enjoy fresh off-the-vine tomatoes. Gazpacho […]

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Fill’er Up: Pimento Cheese B.L.T. Sandwich

by evh July 1, 2014
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Pimento Cheese B.L.T. Sandwich ~ I gotta tell you before moving to Texas I never had a pimento cheese anything. Crazy, right? I didn’t even know such a thing existed and that, well … it was a thing. I first tried this mysterious, yet intriguing, combination of flavors at a party. It was a simply cheese-y […]

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Quinoa Caprese Salad

by evh June 18, 2014
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Quinoa Caprese Salad~ I have had a long love affair with the Caprese salad. It’s not a complicated salad, in fact, I think it’s the simplicity that makes it so gosh darn delicious. Perfectly ripe, fresh summer tomatoes combined with tender mozzarella cheese and bright basil is an amazing combination. Pair that flavor combination up with […]

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