Posts tagged with: basil

Happy New Year, friends!   I love squash any time of year.  It makes a great main or side dish, plus it doesn’t hurt that it’s super low in calories...
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Spring is in full force here, and in typical Chicago fashion – it’s rainy and cold one day and blissfully sunny and warm the next.  You truly never know what...
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Do you want a simple dish to whip up?  Try chickpeas aka chana as it’s called in Indian cultures.  Lately, I’ve been loving chickpeas as they are super comforting and  nourishing.  Loaded...
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With the tomatoes in my patio #garden coming into bloom right now and my planter of basil bursting with new leaves, I am inspired to make a tomato basil dish....
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Happy Earth Week! Color your palate green for spring and WIN from Wonderful Pistachios, our green nut sponsor. Enter TODAY (until next Wednesday, 4/27) to win a stash of Wonderful...
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During my childhood I recall my Mom making stuffed shells a handful of times.  It seemed like a big production as there were at least two or three cheeses scattered...
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It’s always a good day for a farmers market.  In Chicago, the markets are in full swing from May through October with over 70 vendors bringing organic fruits, vegetables, grass fed meat,...
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Who doesn’t love a good tomato?  Lay a slice on a grilled cheese sandwich, tuck into a wrap, stuff and bake a cored tomato, grill or toss tomato chunks into a salad, there are...
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