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Strawberry Arugula Salad

Nothing says spring like a strawberry salad with refreshing cucumbers and arugula. And although we’re well into May, we haven’t had “spring” here on the Chesapeake due to a 3 week holding pattern of cold rain. 246 more words


Simple Bright Summer Salad

Just come back from my local Food Assembly and I picked up some lovely greens along with some colourful edible flowers, (thank you to Rhone Cottage… 153 more words


Simple Cucumber Salad

Springtime is definitely here and in full force. Spring seems to have come especially early, as the temperature is more like summer already, instead of May. 241 more words


Spring Equinox Supper

It’s been quite a while since I blogged about a full meal from end-to-end: appetizer, main, dessert. After a relatively mild winter on this east coast, my yearning for fresh farmer’s market greens and onion family members (chives, green onions, shallots, etc.) reached a fever pitch around mid-March. 844 more words


Grilled Asparagus & Tiger Prawn Salad

As asparagus season has well started, they have become a staple ingredient in my spring kitchen. Today I made Mr. N and I a light lunch that is great in colour and a reminder of summer being close by. 370 more words


The simple things; Citrus Avocado & Salmon salad.

  • I love fresh simple easy meals.  I love complicated meals too. You know the kind that take a day of cooking on a lazy Sunday afternoon.
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Grilled green asparagus and a traditional basil pesto

Those who know me in real life, will recognize this recipe and this story. Green asparagus are my favorite vegetable in the spring. I serve them raw, shaved through salads, in risotto or marinated in a lovely handmade basil pesto. 562 more words

My Culinary Tradition