Cucumber Dill Soup

In August, we start switching over to lighter meals. Driving around in a golf cart for four hours on a hot afternoon isn’t quite...

Zucchini and Roasted Red Pepper Puree

There is an old saying in the mountains, “If you don’t like the weather, just wait a minute.” It is hot and muggy and...

Marinades infuse flavor into meats

I thought it might be a good idea to talk about marinades this week. Sauces and glazes are easy to use as all you...

Stuffed Burgers

Nothing really happens until the Fourth of July and then it is two months of cookout madness. Liven up your next cookout by turning...

Berry Crisp

Ribs, hotdogs, hamburgers, chicken, salmon, cole slaw, potato salad and corn on the cob are all prime ingredients for a great cookout. It seems...

Barbecue sauces and glazes

Ah, summertime, the best time of the year for eating. There is nothing like the taste of anything cooked outside on the grill; which...

Potato Salad

July is when all the summertime activities start picking up and that includes picnics and cookouts. One of the most common staples you will...

Blueberry Pie

I made it to the farmers’ market last week after missing the week before. It was pretty crowded and I got bumped hard enough...

Salmon a la Dottie

Grilling dinner is a great alternative to slaving away over a hot stove. With that in mind, I’m going to stay outside and do...

Roast on the Grill

I was going to cook indoors after hearing it might be windy, but after some inquiries, however, I decided to venture back out into...