We blend tropical mangos with peaches to make a creamy sorbet with just a touch of lime. This is easy to make using fresh peaches and mangos, or if they’re out of season, frozen peaches and mangos work well too.
This is my husband’s flatbread recipe, and it’s such a versatile bread that we always try to keep some in the freezer just to have on hand. We use it for everything, from sandwiches and pizzas, to chips and breakfast wraps. We combine freshly ground flaxseed along with white whole-wheat flour for a perfect blend that’s […]
This is one of my husband’s favorite salad recipes. He likes to cook, and I love to have him cook, so it works out great for both of us. Not only is this salad exceptionally good, but it’s also a very fresh tasting and nutritious dish. He likes to serve it with barbecue, but it’s delicious […]
This raspberry ice cream soda is the ultimate summer treat. It’s a perfect way to use fresh raspberries, and if they’re not in season, try this soda using frozen ones instead. I’ve noticed quite a variation in the tartness of the berries when I’ve made this, so adjust the sugar to your taste. Chocolate Ice […]
This strawberry salad is not only beautiful, but it’s easy to make, and even better, it’s loaded with nutrients. Everything but cutting the avocado can be done ahead of time and assembled just before serving. This simple vinaigrette can be made in advance as well and stored in the refrigerator. Whisk the dressing again before you […]
This iced tea gets its deep, rich color from pomegranate juice and black tea. Orange and lime add a sweet-tart citrusy flavor. It’s a great alternative to sugary drinks like soda. It’s one of our favorites during the summer, but it’s also delicious any time of the year.
This jalapeño cornbread is slightly different from the usual cornbread recipe. I use more flour than cornmeal, giving it a softer, cakelike texture. My mother always used this ratio, and it’s one I’ve continued with as well. In this version, I’ve added finely diced jalapeño pepper, cheddar cheese, and corn for a Southwest flavor. Whether I […]
This delicious raspberry dip is easy to make and can be paired with almost any kind of fruit. It’s perfect for a party platter or a healthy dessert. For convenience, the dip can be made up to a day in advance and stored in the refrigerator. Tip This also makes a great snack for kids. Let […]