Salted Caramel Grilled Peaches

Salted Caramel Grilled Peaches

Buying fruit at the grocery store is a gamble, and one that is difficult to win. Stone fruits in particular are tough — they have to travel so far that they are picked way to early, leading to fruit that doesn’t ripen well, and tastes terrible.   So when I...
Smoky Tequila Lime Marinated Chicken

Smoky Tequila Lime Marinated Chicken

  For most people, it is now officially what is known as BBQ season: Memorial Day weekend kicks it off, but what follows are graduation parties, picnics, and even just weeknight family dinners outside because it’s just too nice not to. Of course, one of the more...
Roasted Pepper and Watermelon Gazpacho

Roasted Pepper and Watermelon Gazpacho

  It’s watermelon season right now. You can’t go to any backyard barbecue or casual gathering without wedges of ruby hued melon on a platter somewhere in the vicinity.   While there’s nothing wrong with eating watermelon as is — especially sprinkled with...
Honey Barbecue Chicken Salad

Honey Barbecue Chicken Salad

  During the summer when produce abounds, salads are staple dinners for me. There’s not a lot of prep, your kitchen doesn’t overheat, and there’s something about a big bowl of crisp, crunchy veggies that is super refreshing on a steamy, hot day.   Of course,...
Grilled Bruschetta Chicken Salad

Grilled Bruschetta Chicken Salad

  Summer is for grilling, but that doesn’t mean you can’t eat more than meat!   Nothing is better in the summer than juicy, ripe tomatoes that are grown the way a tomato should be grown.   While I like to eat tomatoes in every way possible — raw,...