5 Herbs for Every Kitchen

Fresh herbs add that special something to a recipe. They elevate simple dishes. They add brightness and interest, infusing dishes with fresh summer flavors. Simple dishes like peas and onions with freshly snipped dill or roasted potatoes with earthy rosemary become dinner party worthy. Herbs are easy to grow. If you have a small, sunny…

Watermelon Gazpacho

As the days get warmer, chilled soup is a light and refreshing summer treat. This recipe is a twist on traditional tomato-based gazpacho, using watermelon instead. Watermelon is refreshingly light and sweet, complimenting the chopped fresh vegetables and herbs. This recipe is so easy. All you need is a blender and a bowl. Fresh mint…

Mango Frozen Yogurt

You will be hard-pressed to find a sweet, creamy and refreshing dessert that gets much faster or much easier.  All you need is frozen mango cubes, vanilla yogurt and a blender.  I’ve been making a version of this for my kids for years, using frozen strawberries, bananas and vanilla yogurt.  We drank it as a…