Bacon, Bacon, Bacon Extravaganza…Bacon-Wrapped Avocado Fries

  It was a bacon extravaganza last night.  Almost as if on a dare….a group of friends got together to see how many bacon-wrapped goodies they thought they could put together on a Saturday night.   I was not in … Continue reading

Hearts of Palm Salad

My contribution for Hispanic Heritage Month. It’s the kind of salad that might be served in any Central or South American country, or even the Caribbean islands.  Due to historically poor refrigeration, both in transportation and in the stores, lettuce … Continue reading

Simple Guacamole

The easiest, simplest guacamole is the best.  Let the avocado shine through, without too many other ingredients.  This makes a tasty afternoon snack. These quantities are very flexible, but, here are the primary ingredients: 1 ripe Haas avocado 1 to … Continue reading

Farmer’s Market Finds: Simple Summer Salad

After a light toss, before I really mixed it all up....

I love tomatoes.  My goal has always been to grow tomatoes as tasty as my grandfather did.  That may never happen.  But, the tomatoes at my local farmer’s market have been keeping me happy for the last 10 years.  Thank … Continue reading