Monthly Archives: August 2012

Sweet and Spicy Thai Style Tofu

It happened.   My son brought in a beautiful golden brown and red leaf from outside.  Also, we have an extraordinary amount of pencils and erasers in the house.  This means only one thing…   September is almost here.   … Continue reading

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Tomato and Scallion Quesadillas

These quesadillas are a product of what’s happening in my garden now.  I know most people have a zucchini invasion in their gardens at the moment.  I, however, have an onslaught of cherry tomatoes to eat on a daily basis which … Continue reading

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Eggplant Parmesan Crisps and Some Tomato Towers

   Eggplant is typically breaded and fried in many dishes, as most of you already know; then it’s either stuffed with cheese or layered into sauces or casseroles.  Granted that’s all pretty good, but, with this dish you just use … Continue reading

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Peach and Avocado Nachos (with roasted tomatillo salsa)

I picked up some tomatillos for the first time yesterday; a task that was well-overdue considering how much I love salsa yet rarely make it. Of all the salsa I have ever eaten, (a lot) this is the one that … Continue reading

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Sweet and Spicy Pickles

It’s August.  Yes I realize that it’s the last month of summer, but why does everyone want to rush into extra long work hours and short daylight hours? It just doesn’t make sense to me.    You know how some … Continue reading

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