Tag Archives: late summer

picnic setup

Dame Date

My new favorite outing is to plan a “date night” with a close girlfriend or two, and meet at the beach for a sunset picnic. When trying to cram a month’s worth of catch-up time into a couple of hours, this has turned out to be a perfect solution.

guacamole

Naked Guacamole

I’ve recently become a convert to a simple guacamole. After eight years of trying to turn my kids into guac lovers, I finally got it right.

basket of tomatoes

Freezing Tomatoes

Believe it or not, there is a correct and an incorrect way to freeze, and it’s just as easy to do it the right way as it is the wrong.