I don’t think there is anything more colorful and scrumptious than fresh summer recipes that highlight the beauty of produce. Our garden is going crazy with lettuce and the local berry patches are full of strawberries for picking, so I decided to make this Pecan and Goat Cheese Strawberry Salad. I serve it with homemade raspberry vinaigrette. I love how it fills me up for a light lunch and how it compliments nearly any piece of meat for dinner. …
My sister and brother-in-law came to Tennessee for a spontaneous visit a couple weeks ago, and I wanted to show off the fun things Knoxville has to offer. It was an exquisite day, so I decided to take them to The Fruit and Berry Patch where we could pick our own organic strawberries. Later that night we had a Bible study where I was able to take this Easy No-Bake Strawberry Cheesecake for dessert. It completely satisfied my sweet tooth but wasn’t heavy or overly filling. It was fun to showcase the strawberries we picked from a local farm just a few miles from home….
Would you like to liven up your typical fruit salad? You may want to try this Cinnamon Coconut Fruit Salad because of it’s subtle spice yet tropical twist. The flavor combination is irresistible! A while back I had some friends over for a crafting night and this salad was a big hit! We could all snack on it while working on our projects and we didn’t feel guilty about eating something overly salty or fattening….