Simple Orange Glaze

This winter I’ve tried to be a bit more frugal, and a bit healthier.   I’ve gotten into eating plain yogurt, quinoa or rice with a bit of honey or maple syrup with cashews, sunflower seeds, mandarin oranges, avocado  – whatever I have available.  It’s...

Honey + Chocolate = Candy

I don’t know about you, but honey and chocolate are two of my favorite foods. It truly is hard to have a favorite, I know – but seriously when Genji from Great Lakes Bee Co was at Frederick Meijer Gardens with me in July 2016 and gave me this great idea for a...
Orange Broccoli Salad

Orange Broccoli Salad

    I love fresh fruits and vegetables! Truly I do, and so when Alan at Kingma’s market asked me to sample the Chilean Orange and Broccoli Salad this past weekend, how could I say no! The oranges were fragrant and juicy, the broccoli crisp, and the vinaigrette, one of...
Pesto

Pesto

I was recently posting on Facebook about my productive days that I’ve had.  It’s really quite unusual that I get so much done!  Several people have asked for my pesto recipe, and here’s where I had to laugh internally.  I have a basic recipe, but as...
Visser Farms Fresh Chopped Vegetable Salad

Visser Farms Fresh Chopped Vegetable Salad

Its farmers market time in Michigan. August has to be one of the best times for fresh food for a foodie like me! My friendly farmer Case Visser and Visser Farms asked me to create a fresh “something” to help showcase his produce. Of course I said YES! Case and his...