Racy Summer Beach Read

Is sex with a Hologram safe? I seriously get asked this all the time. Ok, I’m not serious but maybe it is the future of safe sex. I do get asked about sex all the time so I think that makes me qualified to review a sexy book. Virtually sexy Hologram Samantha learns the dangers…

Ginger Salmon Tacos with Grilled Pineapple Salsa Fiesta Friday #22

Welcome to the weekend! I’m joining the party with mouth watering salmon and grilled pineapple salsa. Pass the margaritas please. Thanks to The Novice Gardener for hosting the Fiesta Friday blog party. I love fish tacos and salmon tacos should be in the Fish Taco Hall of Fame. The salmon in these tacos is marinated…

Sesame Lime Confetti ZuNoodles

I love Asian inspired noodle dishes but I rarely eat pasta or rice noodles. I prefer to save my carbohydrates for fresh fruit and other unprocessed carbohydrates. As you can tell, I have been getting zucchini and carrots every week in my CSA basket from Mountain Bounty Farm. I also received fragrant cilantro. This is…

Women and Weight, Let’s Be Honest

Let’s be honest. By way of a true confession, I indulged in this American Food Fiasco recently.   My excuse was that  I was with my family and we were drowning our mutual grief in grease and carbs.  The company and sympathy were most welcome but the caloric disaster and stomach ache that followed were…

Three-Ways Roasted Vegetable Soft Tacos

Originally posted on Cooking with a Wallflower:
Filled with sweet corn, diced zucchini, mushrooms, and grape tomatoes, these tacos are soft in the center with a slightly crunchy edge. Quick to make and customizable, this soft taco is delicious and perfect for a summer meal with your family.   Toasted soft tacos are a new…

Crispy Zucchini Fritters

Ingredients: • 2 zucchini, shredded • 1 egg beaten • 1/2 cup panko bread crumbs or crushed gluten free crackers • 1/2 cup parmesan cheese shredded • Add any fresh herb or seasoning that you like. I used oregano, lemon zest, dill, salt and pepper for a Mediterranean flare. Directions: 1. Shred zucchini with a…

Cilantro Chipotle Hummus

This 5 ingredient hummus is fat-free and flavor packed. It would be a great addition to a summer cocktail party with the girls. Serve with toasted flour tortilla chips or pita chips. I think a light summer cocktail of sparkling pink lemonade or Prosecco would go nicely. My recipe was inspired by the Cilantro Jalapeño…

Summer CSA

Oh how I love my summer CSA baskets! Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day? Thou art more lovely and more temperate:Rough winds do shake the darling buds of May,And summer’s lease hath all too short a date I’m sure Shakespeare was referring to the Summer CSA in Sonnet 18, although he could have…