Apricot Brie Flatbread Recipe

Apricot Brie Flatbread Recipe

Apricots are one of the best things about Summer! I enjoy dried apricots and apricot jam year round, but always get excited when California apricots are ripe and plentiful. They are sweet with a tasty touch of tartness. Apricot Brie…

12 Easy No Pectin Jam Recipes

12 Easy No Pectin Jam Recipes

When it comes to jam, homemade is the choice for me! The fresh fruit flavor is so much better than mass produced commercial jams that use ingredients I’d never use at home. Simple recipes using high quality fruit at it’s…

20 Oh So Yummy Summer Squash Recipes

Summer Squash

Tis the season for Summer squash! Zucchini, pattypan, crookneck and others in a variety of shapes are plentiful and at delicious. You can grow them yourself, have a generous neighbor with a large crop or find them at the grocery…

Best of the Orange County Food Scene

Best of the Orange County Food Scene

Here in Orange County, we’ve got a fantastic selection when it comes to eating out. Eateries around the county serve up a delicious assortment of trend setting foods and drinks along with old favorites. Orange Coast Magazine chose their favorites…

Strawberry Chickpea Salad

Strawberry Chickpea Salad

Looking for a no-cook, easy lunch or dinner? A strawberry chickpea salad fits the bill. It’sĀ also vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free. We are in the middle of a heatwave. When the weather is hot, the last thing I want to do…

Mango Lime Guacamole

Mango Lime Gaucamole

Are you an avocado fan? I am! I buy them for my family regularly and use them in a wide variety of dishes. Guacamole, of course, is always a favorite. Last week I attended an event with Vons and the…