Caprese Egg Sandwich

Howdy, You know how much I love the combination of tomatoes and basil, well today I am sharing with you another creation with tomatoes and basil.  I went to the Farmer’s Market this past weekend and they had the best smelling tomatoes on the vine.  I couldn’t resist buying some.  So plump, juicy and reminds […]

Jalapeno Pesto Pasta Salad

Hi Everyone, I hope you’re not getting sick of pepper recipes because I have another one for you today.  My garden has gone insane with jalapenos and I am trying to come up with creative recipes to use them.  Well today’s recipe is one of my new favorites.  It’s light, refreshing and not to spicy, […]

Tomato and Basil Spread

Hi Everyone, Last week when I went to the Farmers Market I bought Tomato Basil spread from a vendor and I just fell in love with.  The only thing was it was either $7.00 or 3 for $5.00, plus I can only get it at the Farmers Market.  So I decided I would make the […]

Lemon Pesto Zucchini Sandwich

Hi Everyone, You already know I am a huge sandwich person, I swear I could eat anything sandwiched between two pieces of bread.  Mmmm, bread!  Yes, bread is my weakness!!  Anyway I had the sandwich craving and I didn’t want Subway or an ordinary sandwich shop sandwich.  I wanted something with flavor, pizzazz and something that would make me want more! […]

Sundried Tomato and Pesto Quick Bread

Hi Everyone, Hows life?  I have to say same old same old.  I’m just patiently counting down the days till Christmas.  I get so excited, like a little kid.  My favorite part about Christmas is sitting around, listening to Christmas music and having wonderful munchies while we open our gifts.  Speaking of gifts, I really need to […]

Sandwich Caprese

Hi Everyone and Happy Saturday, Today I have for you sandwich #6 from Emeril Lagasse’s  Kicked-Up Sandwiches Cookbook.  This was the first sandwich that I actually made from him and I thought it would be my favorite, but now I can’t decide.  You know from my personal past recipes, how much I love Caprese sandwiches, so I […]

Cheesy Pesto Chicken

Hi Everyone, How are you doing on this lovely Thursday?  I’m doing pretty good and I’m doing even better because I had this for dinner last night! I know it’s no surprise to you that I love cheese, basil and tomatoes together, but how can I not?  The flavor combination is simply out of this world!!!  Topping […]

Grilled Gypsy Peppers Stuffed with Tomatoes

Hi Everyone, I first have to give you an apology!!  Besides the love of peanut butter, I also have a love for the combination of tomatoes and basil.  I love the combination so much that I’m growing it in my garden.  Speaking of garden, did you know if you plant basil next to your tomatoes, the flavor […]

Tomato Basil Fritata

Hi Everyone! Today was just one of those days that I’m undecided about everything.  I spent an hour staring into my cupboard and refrigerator debating on what to make for dinner.  I didn’t have any defrosted meat, so I had to come up with a vegetarian dish everyone would love.  Still I couldn’t decide.  My […]

Open Face Chicken Pesto Sandwich

Hi everyone, I’m excited for today’s dish, however I kind of wish I took a picture without the peppers on it so you can see how creamy the pesto is.  The Pesto is amazing!  I mean amazing!  I think I out did myself on this sandwich. This sandwich comes in just a smidge over 300 […]