Garden Tomato and Roasted Corn – Picnic Salad

Summer slowly winds down.. but in my garden the tomatoes are still vibrant, peppers still prospering, herbs still waiting to be picked. As we planned a picnic in the countryside,  I filled my basket with the garden goodness. This fresh tomato and roasted corn salad is packable for a good picnic. The orzo was a…

Warm Fava, Feta and Tomato Salad

Who doesn’t like Fava Beans? I think a lot of people don’t but it may be just not having the right recipe. Did you know that Fava beans are filled with nutrition and a great source of lean protein? Also known as broad beans, they have no saturated fat or cholesterol and contain a high concentration of…

Roasted Eggplant, Garlic and Tomatoes

Eggplant is versatile and delicious and can be cooked in so make ways. I continue to experiment with variations and they are a winner each time. It is used abundantly in Indian and North African cuisines to name a just a couple. This particular recipe is fresh and rustic and has its roots in Indian…