Potato Salad

End your summer right by making my husband’s “famous” potato salad. When we start to get freshly dug potatoes in our CSA toward the end of summer, my husband loves whipping this up. Unlike the tomato and white bean salad I shared, this salad is not exactly healthy, but it is super yummy! Chunks of potato, crumbled egg, onion, and dill all get mixed together in a creamy dressing. And.. Read More

Tomato and White Bean Salad

I know I have been slacking on the food blog this summer but I have two wonderful summer salads to share with you before it comes to an end! The first is a tomato and white bean salad (aka my new favorite summer salad). It is essentially a spin on the classic bruschetta salad. In this version I use white beans and leave out the mozzarella, to make it healthier.. Read More

Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps

  Not sure what to do with all the lettuce in your garden or from your CSA? I suggest lettuce wraps! They are light, healthy and perfect for a hot day.   These lettuce wraps, created by my husband, are outstanding and full of flavor. They are filled with chicken marinated in soy, ginger, garlic and other Asian flavors, and an abundance of crisp, raw veggies. But what really makes.. Read More

Strawberry Crisp

This past Saturday we went strawberry picking at our CSA farm, Golden Earthworm! It was such a wonderful way to spend a Saturday. And it was so rewarding to see and learn how the delicious, organic strawberries we receive in our CSA are grown. For instance, we learned that the farm grows several varieties of strawberries, including some that are very sweet and some with a bit more tang. We.. Read More

Spring Pasta with Mushrooms, Fennel, Sun-Dried Tomatoes and Baby Greens

It’s June. And I could not be more excited. It’s finally starting to get warm here on Long Island AND our CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) started!!! As expected, we received an abundance of beautiful spring greens in our first CSA share of the season, including the most delicious custom lettuce mix, tender baby arugula, red kale, and more (see photo here). So we have been eating greens for breakfast, lunch and.. Read More