Tagged with tomatoes

Brit’s Mango Salsa

Brit’s Mango Salsa

Almost nine years ago, when my son Jake was born into the sticky heat of a Kentucky July, my life-long friend Brittany came to visit.  She brought a stack of the cutest baby rompers you could ever imagine, along with about 30 pounds of salsa fixins.  We drank margaritas and ate her mango salsa all … Continue reading

Zippy Baked Ziti

Zippy Baked Ziti

Zippy!  That’s what my kids have dubbed this baked ziti.  I wholeheartedly agree.  Zippy for the kids when they taste the kick from the Rotel.  Zippy for Momma when it takes only 20 minutes to throw together.  Bake for another 20 and you’ve got a one-pot-meal to rival any $12 dish from your favorite Italian … Continue reading

Tomato Feta Salad

Tomato Feta Salad

Tis the season for salads!  This one packs a punch of flavor with only four to five ingredients.  Sweet grape tomatoes balanced with mild feta and fresh parsley, tossed in lemon juice.  Throw in an avocado or cucumber, and you’ve got yourself a beautiful bowl of sunshine! Last night we served this tomato salad with … Continue reading

My New Favorite Wrap

My New Favorite Wrap

I’ve come to a decision.  Finding a great new food product is even better than finding a great new pair of shoes.  Yes, I said it.  And it’s true.  It’s the gift that keeps on giving, and it will never, ever give you blisters. I just found a new one this week.  La Tortilla Factory … Continue reading

Pasta Salad to Die For

Pasta Salad to Die For

I don’t know about y’all, but pasta salad has never really turned my crank.  It always seems to be caked with some mayonnaise-ish goo that tastes like, basically, nothing.  Maybe you throw in a few gross pimentos for kicks.  Well, say goodbye to that grody pasta salad of yesterday.  This one will knock your socks off, as my … Continue reading