The Perfect Match: Grilled Sweet Potatoes + Cilantro Vinaigrette

I know some people immediately think of meat when grilling season hits, but when it's grilling weather I start thinking about vegetables, and how the grill caramelizes them and brings out the flavors in the most wonderful way. ...more
I might add a side of black beans for meatless Monday. I think the cilantro vinaigrette would be ...more

Whole Grain Rye, Spelt and Berry Scones

I've been reminiscing about last year's berry season in the country, so I did some berry scone baking on Sunday to crush my craving. At first bite, I knew I had to share the recipe on the double. Food blogs were made for sharing recipes like this one....more
I love the picture you create when describing country living. I grew up in a very small town in ...more

This Tomato-Mint Gazpacho Reminds Me of the Day I Discovered Spanish Food

The first time I ate gazpacho was one of these authentically untraditional (rather unusual and un-Spanish, too) experiences. It wasn't that the gazpacho tasted untraditional (or unusual or un-Spanish). But where I found it—and the spot where I sat eating it—was a touch unexpected. ...more
I've never made a cold soup, but guess what's on my monthly menu?! Thanks for the inspiration!more

Perfect Roasted Garlic

Roasted Garlic"This roasted garlic is fantastic for garlicbread, spreads or in your favorite recipe; and it's quick and easy to make!"Please visit me @ Balancing Cinderella Recipes  for many fabulous recipes!...more

Easy Avocado Date Pudding

Yields:  about 2 cups      Prep Time:  2 hours (including soak time)       Total Time:  2 hours 5 minutesAvocado makes this pudding naturally creamy with beneficial fats, while iron-rich dates lightly sweeten this tasty dessert.Ingredients...more

Delicious Food

Grilled Sandwich with potato filling ...more

Best of June - Recipes in Review

One of the most frequent requests I receive is for recipes.  Ones that will satisfy while remaining appealing and delicious.  As I've noted before, I'm certainly not a recipe developer (though maybe one day!), but I do love being a resource to connect others with great recipes and the exceptional developers behind those tasty bites!With that goal in mind, I'm beginning a monthly series of Recipes in Review, where I will share my hubby and my favorite creations from the month for you to try as well.  So...here we go!...more

3 Ingredient Banana Pancakes

3 Ingredient Banana Pancakes...more

Double Chocolate Almond Butter Cookies

Yields:  about 24 cookies      Prep Time:  10 minutes       Total Time:  30 minutes...more
Balancing Cinderella Thanks - Just creatively finding ways to use chocolate on a daily basis! ...more

A Spaghetti Squash Recipe You've Never Seen (and will surely love)!

Sage, Turkey and Pumpkin Seed Stuffed Spaghetti Squash...more

A Luscious Pesto -will add an abundance of flavor as a topping, sauce or flavor booster- Sugar Snap Pea and Green Garlic Pesto

http://azestforlife.comThis special pesto is used as a base on Naan Bread (or Pizza) -top with some Shrimp, Goat Cheese, Tomatoes and some Sugar Snap Peas...more