Category Archives: Vegetable

Zucchini-ricotta fritters

When I sat down to write this post I wanted to say something witty about the weather and how I realize that zucchini fritters aren’t necessarily a fall food. My first thought was “Brr! It’s cold in here. There must be some Toros in the atmosphere.” Yes, that is a line from Bring it On. […]

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Corn salad with champagne vinaigrette

Summer is almost over. (You probably already knew that.) I realized that some of the great summer recipes I wanted to share will never make it to you if I didn’t adjust the order a bit. So I’m interrupting a good 20 posts to tell you to go out and buy fresh sweet corn before […]

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Red onion and pear salad

Once upon a time (which is my way of saying ‘I don’t remember when’… which just makes me feel old), Hubster told me that lettuce in a bowl with dressing does not constitute a salad. I don’t know how long he harbored these feelings, but it seemed that this comment had been brewing for some […]

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Citrus green beans

Ah summer produce! I love this time of year. It seems my list for the farmer’s market is getting longer and longer with each trip. On top of that we’re lured in by whatever is fresh (Hubster’s weakness has been mangos and I had to buy some sweet corn after a farmer forced a sample on […]

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Corn and black bean salad

I have a serious love affair with Mexican food. If I had to choose just one ethnic food group to consume for the rest of my life, I would choose Mexican food. And I wouldn’t even shed a tear over losing pasta or pizza or hummus (and that’s saying a lot because I LOOOVE hummus).  Just about […]

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