Salads and Side Dishes

Peach Caprese Salad

One of the best parts of cooking is putting fun variations on traditional dishes. One of my favorites is a caprese salad- tomatoes, buffalo mozzarella, fresh basil, olive oil and balsamic. Like many dishes of this nature, simple becomes exquisite when fresh, quality products are in season. I love caprese salad in the summer, especially when… Continue reading Peach Caprese Salad

The Cocktail Lounge

Twisted Peach Tea

Nothing says summer like an Arnold Palmer; cold iced tea and sweet lemonade are the perfect pair on a sunny day. We had a barbeque with some of our baseball friends this past weekend and decided to spruce things up a bit. One of my little care packages now that I'm away from home is… Continue reading Twisted Peach Tea


Peach Green Tea Smoothie

Let's be honest... there are some days when eating your recommended vegetables isn't going to happen. Busy schedule, lunch date at a sushi bar... there are a million reasons to choose from. On days like those, I try to be preemptive and have a smoothie for breakfast. Sunshine = smoothie time for this girl, and… Continue reading Peach Green Tea Smoothie