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Crockpot Marinara Sauce Recipe!

Lots of awesome tomatoes have arrived in my Produce Farmers Direct box in the past few weeks, so I figured I’d make some marinara sauce to use/freeze!! Ingredients: 12 vine ripened tomatoes, peeled and chopped (see directions below) 1 onion, … Continue reading

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Tomato Basil Goat Cheese Pasta

Yummy this was good – made it on the spur of the moment (was watching England play Japan in soccer).  I also roasted chicken to put with this.. Ingredients: 3 Tbs extra virgin olive oil 1 pound box pasta – … Continue reading

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Italian Stuffed Pepper Recipe

I *totally* made this recipe up – when I had a lot of peppers from Produce Farmers Direct!  I remembered the stuffed peppers my Mom used to make, and thought I”d throw an Italian twist on them..  Yum………… Ingredients: 4 … Continue reading

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Caprese Salad..

I cannot get enough of this salad in the summer.  Yummy…  My DD will fight me over it…  I *hate* when summer is over and the tomatoes in the store all look pitiful..  🙁 Ingredients: Ripe tomatoes – heirloom/german johnson/big … Continue reading

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Caprese salad

Basil will go on right before serving.

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Pizza for dinner

Have to eat early since the Oscars are on tonight. Asiago cheese Provel cheese Goat cheese Tomatoes Red peppers Fresh basil Yum! So glad I have a basil plant in the house! Salads look pretty darn good, too!

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Caprese salad.

This is one of my favorite salads! Last night I made an amazing caprese salad for my friend Kim who was in town. I sliced tomatoes thin. I layered them with slices of mozzarella. I poured balsamic vinegar over the … Continue reading

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