Avocado Vanilla Fruit Dip + Peace, Love & Snacks Giveaway

Avocado Vanilla Fruit Dip

See this yummy dip? Well, we have Stan Starsky @ Peace, Love and Snacks to thank for it. Stan contacted me last month asking me to do a podcast. For years, he owned a vending machine business. Then one day he realized he really didn’t like what types of foods he was peddling. So he […]

Sesame Ginger Pickled Cucumbers

Sesame Ginger Pickled Cucumbers

Every year when summer hits, I have grand plans to really learn how to can, make many jars of my own jam and pickle everything in sight (like my pal Serena who I call “The Original Pioneer Woman Now Living in the Suburbs.”) Alas, life gets in the way, and with summer more than half […]

Grilled Zucchini with Kalamata Olives

Grilled Zucchini with Kalamata Olives

I thought I was staying just ahead of the garden zucchini plant. There’s that window – only about a day – before the zucchinis bust out of the small to medium size and become giants. And it’s the giants that end up with the poor reputation. It’s it’s the giants that appear in a pretty […]