It’s mid-July and my garden is overflowing with tomatoes and I’m going to make Tomatoes Topped with Basil, Sweet Onion, and Parmesan. We love this simple refreshing tomato dish. It’s perfect to serve on a warm summer evening or even as a light lunch. This summer
My husband and I eat tons of fresh vegetables, especially when the weather gets warmer. We love this creamy cucumber tomato salad or some variation to it. It’s simple to put together at the end of a busy day, plus it tastes delicious! Sorry, I’ve
Do you have cherry tomato plants in your garden this year? I plant at least one or two cherry tomato plants every year. Right now I get a large bowlful every day. We really enjoy eating them. When I’m out working in the garden I eat them as a
It’s almost September and the tomatoes are ripening faster than we can eat them. I Usually pressure can my tomatoes. This year I don’t have the time to drag all the equipment out. I decided to preserve my tomatoes the easy way by freezing them.
One of my favorite things about summer is all the fresh produce I have on hand. Once the peppers and tomatoes start coming in I usually have plenty so I always make this simple summer salsa. We eat it every day as a snack with
The tomatoes in my garden are ripening fast. Soon there will be so many that I will have to start canning and/or freezing them. I don’t want to waste even one tomato. You can’t get that fresh from the garden taste anywhere else. For canning and freezing my
I was so happy last week when I drove by my favorite farmers market and saw they had the fresh asparagus sign out. I have been waiting so long… I drive by the market a couple times a week on my way to work. I was
Storing Tomatoes – Kitchen Tips Something that drives me crazy is when I see people storing tomatoes in the refrigerator. Have you ever eaten a tomato that has been stored this way? Yuck! Tomatoes get mushy and mealy when kept at a cooler temperature like