Take-out Tuesday, Easy Summer Super

Last week both of HHjrs boys were away at camp, so we had a lot of fun making dinners that were not very kid friendly… Like Bourbon Chicken with Grilled Pineapple and Garlic Roasted Summer Squash with Asiago This is a really effortless meal… the chicken is marinated with bourbon and pineapple juice, then grilled … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Zucchini & Corn Galette

This crazy good galette, a galette is a free form pie, is full of summer zucchini and corn This is a short version of my Zucchini, Garlic & Gruyere Galette Not only did I get a late start on supper, I didn’t have a head of garlic to roast, so I devised a shortcut for … Continue reading

Gifts from the Kitchen, Easy Cheesy Zucchini Bread

August 8 is National Sneak Zucchini on your Neighbor’s Porch Day, so if you love your neighbor, gift them with a loaf of this moist and cheesy zucchini bread instead! Or If you are the lucky neighbor recipient you can make this for yourself! It’s so moist and cheesy Tell picky eaters that the green … Continue reading

Recipe Box, 3 Cheese Zucchini & Corn Pie

Summer produce is one of the best parts of summer, and I recently filled my fridge with fresh corn and squash, and my neighbor brought me garden tomatoes and cucumbers  I’m a very happy girl! I decided to make a corn and zucchini pie with sweet onion, garlic and 3 cheeses plus eggs {not pictured} … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Zucchini Favorites

  This time of year, when garden zucchini is so abundant that August 8 was declared National Sneak a Zucchini on your Neighbor’s Porch Day, I rounded up my favorite recipes for using zucchini             I love zucchini and cook it year round… A lot of these recipes are figure … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Slow Cook BBq Chicken & Pineapple with Speedy Squash Bake

I hope you had a wonderful Easter or Spring weekend! We had a very non traditional Easter, with temps in the mid 60’s it was chilly enough to light the fire and we gathered with family and special friends for ribs, smoked chicken, a variety of apps and an Easter Egg hunt on the lawn … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Zucchini, Corn, & Bacon 3 Ways

I can’t seem to get enough fresh corn this summer, so these past few weeks I am enjoying it like crazy before it disappears until next year This simple little sauté of fresh corn, zucchini and bacon makes not only a tasty side dish, but you can also serve it up in a lettuce wrap … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Summer Squash Lasagna with Burrata & Tomatoes

Thank you, Thank you, Thank you, for all your much appreciated and comforting comments, I really have felt all your prayers, and continue to be overwhelmed with everyone’s kindness…y’all are the best… Last week was very special to me because I spent it with my daughter and her daughter We really enjoyed our “girl” time, … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Crazy Good 3 Cheese Zucchini Pie

We spent the weekend with some avid fishermen, here to fish on the last weekend of Snapper season on the Gulf Coast The seas were rough and they didn’t have much luck… So instead of grilled snapper, we pulled some burgers out of the freezer and I made this crazy good Zucchini Pie It’s full … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Zuccorny Soup

Soup in the summertime?? This is not only a light and healthy meal, it’s full of fresh summer corn and zucchini One of my favorite restaurants features a wonderful corn soup in the summer, and I always order it, so when I saw a recipe for Zucchini Corn Chowder at Damn Delicious, I couldn’t wait … Continue reading