Watermelon, Berry & Herb Salad with Feta

Watermelon, Berry & Herb Salad with Feta

This is such a perfect summer salad!  It is a wonderful combination of fruits, fresh greens, basil, and mint. The light, lime & honey dressing makes it a refreshing side dish to any barbecue. Watermelon makes it especially summery, and it is a nice mix of sweet & savory with the fruit, herbs and feta! Ingredients: 1/2 small seedless watermelon (cut into 1" cubes) 1 cup of blackberries 1 cup of blueberries 2 cups of cherry tomatoes 1 - 2 small cucumbers (sliced) 1/2 cup of basil (torn leaves) 1/2 cup of fresh…
Mini Frittatas with Veggies, Cheddar, Herbs & Pesto

Mini Frittatas with Veggies, Cheddar, Herbs & Pesto

I love to make a frittata for friends and guests for brunch. It can be served hot, warm or even room temperature and is wonderful with a side of greens, toast and fruit. Everyone loves a frittata and it is the perfect way to start the day! Usually I bake it in a large rectangular or oval pan and let everyone serve themselves. But these mini frittatas are fun individual little servings that are made the same, but baked in a muffin tin. You can use a regular muffin tin (twelve muffins), or…
Colorful Cold Summer Vegetable Pasta Salad

Colorful Cold Summer Vegetable Pasta Salad

Cold pasta salad is a great summer dish to bring to a picnic or barbecue. You can make a giant bowl of it and add any summer vegetables you like. Basically it is cooked pasta with fresh crunchy vegetables tossed with a little mozzarella cheese and a dressing, so it is simple to make. I prefer a light dressing that is not too creamy and rich. Pasta salad can be eaten on it's own alongside other dishes, or as a healthy meal itself on a big bed of greens. Ingredients:  (any summer vegetables…