Berries, Berries, Berries!!!

 

 

This is the season for those fresh berries. My family goes crazy for blueberries, blackberries, raspberries and strawberries.

BLUEBERRIES

Naturally blue food is not normal. The deeper blue or purple a berry is in color, the higher the antioxidant power. Even though our bodies have their own way of making antioxidants, […]

How about a party on a budget!

Fight the doldrums of February. Have a party! You don’t have to spend a lot; some appetizers, beer and wine ( and if they are your friends, ask them to bring their favorite beer or wine) and an inexpensive buffet dinner.

  

Appetizers                                                                         

That old favorite, pigs in the blanket. At Christmas, I served […]

Tomato Salads – Tomato and Mozzarella

 

 

 

            This is such an easy recipe and so flavorful. My favorite. The amount of ingredients you use depends,             of course, on how many people you are serving. Judy

                                                                                            Tomatoes, sliced

Fresh Mozzarella, sliced, the same amount of slices as tomato

                                               Basil leaves, the […]

Easy Tomato Sauce

6 or 7 large plum tomatoes, chopped                                                                                                                              

1 large onion, chopped

5 or 6 cloves garlic, chopped

1/2 cup red wine

Dried or fresh oregano, basil and/or fennel

salt and pepper

Saute chopped onions and garlic in 3 Tbsp. olive oil until translucent.

Add the wine and cook until it boils for about 2 […]