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Rosemary and Sage Quick Pickles.

A definite favorite in our home!

The flavorful combination of rosemary and sage infuse a subtle taste to these unique pickles.

1 small red or white onion, thinly sliced… 100 more words


Just Another Meatless Monday...

Ok, these are really, really good, peeps!

Especially when you take a nice fresh flatbread…

And you spread some lemony hummus all over…sort of like the mayonnaise on a regular sandwich. 93 more words


cucumber in a glass

This is my first post about a cocktail.

Anyone who knows me, knows I enjoy them, so I’m surprised that it’s taken me so long to write about one. 528 more words

Everyday Life

Burn More Calories Eating These Foods

If you’re watching your calorie intake but don’t want to give up on snacking, why not try these foods to help boost your calorie burn. The truth is, some foods take more effort to digest them which can increase your calorie burn by over 25%. 443 more words

Food Sources

Pressed Cucumber Salad

It’s blazing hot here; over 100 degrees for the past week and it’s hard to find foods that are refreshing, crisp and welcoming, but this cucumber salad fits the bill.  289 more words

Low Cost Meals

Bread And Butter Pickle Recipe For Canning

So I’ve proven I’m really not good at daily postings. And because I’ve been so darn busy this entire summer, I haven’t been good at posting anything lately (truth be told – its been 5 months). 496 more words


Unexpected pleasures

Suddenly there’s a whiff of autumn in the air. So yesterday was a tidying up day.  I started with cutting back the summer raspberry canes.  In among the raspberries, I found a good handful of redcurrants, hanging like rubies from bushes.   304 more words

Why I Garden