Liguine and Pea Pesto

I am using up the last of my peas for the season šŸ˜¦ This recipe can be also used with orzo, whole wheat of course! Linguine with Pea Pesto   1 1/2 cups (from approximately 1 1/2 pounds peas in pods) fresh peas or a 10-ounce package frozen peas, defrosted 1 small garlic clove, minced…

Shrimp Roll-Ups

Being it is hot and no one wants to cook on a stove, try this easy recipe with cooked shrimp. You can purchase cooked in a deli or buy frozen and thaw. Shrimp Roll-Ups Ingredients: 1 avocado, halved with fruit removed 4 ounces of cream cheese, softened 1/4 cup ofĀ  ketchup or mild chili sauce…

Blueberry Salad Dressing with Salad…of course

I bought a large amount of blueberries this weekend and need to make something quick. So being it is too hot to cook, I had a salad supper. Blueberry Dressing: 6 oz plain Greek yogurt 2 tbsp honey 3 oz blueberries 1 tbsp lemon juice Pinch of salt Directions: Put all the ingredients into a…

Taco Turkey Burgers

Taco Turkey Burgers ( you can halve recipe if you want to make 3) 1 cup fresh mushrooms 3/4 cup zucchini, chopped 1/2 cup red onions, choppred. 1/2 cup red pepper, chopped 1 pound ground turkey (could sub beef) 1 1/2 tablespoon taco seasoning 3/4 cup Monterey jack cheese or a mexican blend cheese (more…

Grilled Portebella Mushrooms

Who doesn’t like grilled mushrooms? Buy some organic portebella mushrooms and get them on the grill tonight! Marinate them is to lay them gill side up in a pyrex baking dish. ThenĀ  combine roughly 1/3 cup extra virgin olive oil with 1/2 cup balsamic and rice vinegar and add some herbs you have on hand…

Asian Salad with Snow Peas, Cukes and Pepper

My snow peas are still in abundance. Here is a another good recipe. Keep eating those fresh garden vegetables our season in Minnesota flies by! Leftover Chicken Salad with Snow Peas, Cucumbers, Red Bell Pepper, and Thai Basil (Makes 3-4 salads) For each salad: 1 cup leftover chicken, shredded or chopped into bite-size pieces 1…

Orzo with Mushroom, Snow Peas and Pine Nuts

The snow peas are coming in great abundance. If you would some, Ā just give me a call only $2 per gallon bag full!! Try this with your fresh snow peas. Ā  Orzo with Mushroom, Snow Peas, and Pine Nuts 6 to 8 servings Ingredients * 2 teaspoons olive oil * 2 shallots minced * 1…