Fresh oregano harvest
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Oregano Harvest

A Prolific Grower Oregano has been growing in our garden with abandon. It has grown well through the summer heat, and even the freezing winter cold snaps. I’ve had a…

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carrot top pesto ingredients
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Carrot Top Pesto

I have discovered in the last couple years that pesto can be far more creative than the basic combination it is typically known for: Basil Pine nuts Parmesan EVOO Don’t…

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Soft Peanut Butter Cookies

One of my biggest food weaknesses is admittedly peanut butter. I love to slather it on lots of things, from toast, to bananas, celery, carrots, apples, crackers, pieces of chocolate…

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beef stew served
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Veggie-full Beef Stew

Stew Weather! The weather is finally cold here in the SW desert. Actually it has been since about Thanksgiving… but it’s something we try to enjoy instead of complain about,…

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Italian Stuffed Zucchini

Time for another stuffed veggie recipe! This time with an Italian theme – Italian Stuffed Zucchini. This is a pretty natural pairing if you ask me. So many Italian dishes…

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