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Heirloom tomatoes in a bowl with knife

13 Recipes that prove heirloom tomatoes deserve all the hype!

Heirloom Tomatoes are all the rage, but are they worth all the trouble?  They’re expensive, delicate, hard to find, and did I mention expensive?  The answer is a resounding YES!!  I’ve gathered together everything you need to know, plus the…

classic potluck salads 2.0

Classic Potluck Salads 2.0

Classic Potluck Salads 2.0 ~ Every classic has to start somewhere, right?  These potluck-friendly dishes are just as delicious, just as crowd-pleasing as the originals you know and love. Bring one to your next summer shindig and you may…

Grilled Wild Salmon Salad

Summer’s Best Grilled Salads

Summer’s Best Grilled Salads ~ go ahead, throw your favorite salad on the barbie, it can take the heat!  In fact, sturdy greens, veggies, and even fruits can be grilled right alongside those burgers for the most awesome sides…

Lemon Poppy Seed Dressing ~ theviewfromgreatisland.com

Lemon Poppy Seed Salad Dressing

Lemon Poppy Seed Salad Dressing – 5 everyday ingredients that add up to one powerhouse secret weapon in the kitchen – this lemon vinaigrette wakes up almost anything with a blast of lemon flavor!…

'Everythinng' Croutons are full of big flavor and crunch! | theviewfromgreatisland.com

‘Everything’ Croutons

Everything Croutons will take your salad from bunny food to bodacious with their big bold crunch and outrageous flavor.  Everybody loves everything!…

Skinny Broccoli Salad

Skinny Broccoli Salad is a healthier version of a potluck favorite, made lighter but just as yummy, with  a homemade Greek yogurt ranch dressing.…

12 Winter Salads for Your Holiday Table

What are the non-negotiables on your holiday tables?  When I was growing up we always had to have my great grandmother’s stewed red cabbage, and my Aunt Carol’s boiled rutabagas.  But living in California I’ve come to do things…

This Grapefruit Vinegar is a flavor bomb. You will love using it in so many ways. It's the same basic formula as my BLOOD ORANGE VINEGAR, but now that the blood oranges are gone, you can continue to have a bottle of this versatile stuff in your fridge. Use pink or red grapefruit if you want. I love the uber-tang of this version.

White Grapefruit Vinegar

This Grapefruit Vinegar is a flavor bomb. You will love using it in so many ways. It’s the same basic formula as my BLOOD ORANGE VINEGAR, but now that the blood oranges are gone, you can continue to have…

How to Eat Flowers, Part Two: Flower Infused Vinegars

Flower infused vinegars are fun to make, and so pretty.  These delicate floral infusions can be used to make subtly flavored dressings for all kinds of salads ~ there’s lots of room for creativity using the many different edible…