Recipe: Swiss Chard with Sundried Tomatoes

Recipe: Swiss Chard with Sundried Tomatoes

I’ve been losing my mind (and spending way too much money!) at the farmer’s market. The vast array of beautiful fruits and vegetables overwhelms me every time. Last week, the rainbow Swiss chard with its colorful stems and fan-like leaves ...
Grill a Summer Pizza

Grill a Summer Pizza

If you love fresh vegetables and adore pizza, why not combine them on the grill? The best part is that you can change this recipe and use whatever vegetables you have on hand. Although traditional Neapolitan pizza dough is made only with flour, yeast ...
Lemon Greek Yogurt Cake

Lemon Greek Yogurt Cake

My home state of Texas is famous for belt-busting meals like smoky slabs of beef barbecue with a side of spicy beans or chicken-fried steaks smothered in cream gravy.   Since traditional dinners are on the heavy side, I’ve learned to keep the a ...
Homemade Hot Sauce in Decorative Mason Jars

Homemade Hot Sauce in Decorative Mason Jars

If your go-to gift for Father’s Day is a tie, socks, a shirt or other some other article of apparel, on behalf of dads everywhere, please try something new!   If your dad loves spicy foods, a signature, homemade hot sauce is the perfect gift. T ...
Home-Baked Gluten-Free Goodies for Teacher

Home-Baked Gluten-Free Goodies for Teacher

It’s hard to believe, but the end of the school year is already here. My sister, Sandra, is an elementary school music teacher. Like all teachers, she cherishes the gifts her students and their parents give her as tokens of appreciation for all ...
Green Onion “Dip-lomas”

Green Onion “Dip-lomas”

Graduations (and celebrations) are in full swing!   After a long day of pomp, circumstance, tears, cheers and photos, everyone is ready to eat. These “Dip-lomas” are filled with a creamy salmon and mushroom mixture. Everything can be mad ...