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Sunshine Tomatoes

Every summer when it's so hot and humid that I start thinking about moving to Seattle, I make this and it makes everything better.

GLUTEN FREE PEACH & BLUEBERRY COBBLER

A cobbler without real flour? Yes, it's true...and tasty.

Grilled Pork Chops with Sweet Nectarine and Heirloom Tomato Salsa

This recipe marries the best of summer food: grilled meat and sweet fruit.  The result is a match made in heaven.  

Green Bell Pepper & Black Bean (or Garbanzo) Cucumber Toss

Oh hello green peppers!  It seems like every week there is yet another summer veggie with which I’m obsessed.  This time? Green bell peppers...food of the gods!

Chia & Spelt Pizza Crust with Whole Wheat Flour

Don't let making healthy pizza dough intimidate you, this recipe is good...and good for you! Top off with kale, corn, and tomatoes for the ultimate use-it-up!

Green Bean & Carrot Toss with Tomatoes, Sweet Corn, & Onion

Talk about eating a rainbow: we've got red, orange, yellow, and green in this tasty dish!

Watermelon Cantaloupe Salsa with Fresh Jalapenos

Salsa made with a twist: watermelon and cantaloupe are the main ingredients while jalapenos add some heat!

The great PIMENTO CHEESE SANDWICH

Whether it's on tea sandwiches, toasted bread, crackers, or just a large spoon, pimento cheese is a Southern staple you will love.  

The Whole Shebang Summer Veggie Lasagna

Zucchini, portobellos, heirlooms, corn, and onions make this lasagna fresh and summery.

WATERMELON & ARUGULA WITH FETA

Does it get any better than a big juicy slice of watermelon?  I remember as a kid, every summer there would be a big neighborhood picnic where we would have watermelon eating contests (followed by a greased pig chase, of course!) and I would look forward to stuffing my face (literally) with melon all year long.