Lighter Honey Peach Ice Cream

Lighter Honey Peach Ice Cream -

The month of July is not only National Ice Cream Month, it is also the peak of peach season! In honor of the two, I’m using up some Babcock peaches in this lighter ice cream version.

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Homegrown Goodness: Summer Sweet and Juicy Babcock Peaches

Babcock Peaches - Cristina A-Moore Photography

With summer in full gear, it’s also time to enjoy sweet and juicy Babcock peaches (or any other variety for that matter!).

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Sweet & In Season – Apriums

Sweet & in season - Apriums® -

At first glance, these beauties look like apricots. Take one more look. These seasonal treats are a blissful marriage of an apricot + plum resulting in a sweet, unblemished, tasty fruit treat…

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Fresh Fava, Tomato with Mint Bruschetta -

Fresh Fava Beans, Tomatoes & Mint Bruschetta

As a small plate, appetizer, side dish or a quick snack, this bruschetta is bright, colorful and packed with tasty flavors. It’s a meal in itself!

Fresh Fava Beans -

Fresh Fava Beans

It shouldn’t be too late to enjoy fresh fava beans while they’re still in season…

Organic Edible Garden in Southern California -

Edible Gardening Section Expanded

It’s been sometime in the making…A newer main part of the journal – the Edible Gardening section expanded…

Baby Heirloom Tomato Tarts with Goat Cheese & Herbs recipe -

Baby Heirloom Tomato Tarts with Goat Cheese & Herbs

These little tarts are the perfect appetizers or side dish while baby heirloom, cherry or grape tomatoes are at their best!

Individual Chicken-Vegetable Pot Pies w/Puff Pastry Crust -

Individual Chicken-Vegetable Pot Pies w/Puff Pastry Crust & Dream Kitchen Planning

I reworked a favorite recipe and hearty meal for chicken pot pies by adding more of a variety of vegetables and using flaky puff pastry. I’m also having some fun planning for a dream kitchen with ideas that can be done in a weekend and without a full remodel!

Easy Roasted Parmesan Herbed Potatoes and Cauliflower -

Easy Roasted Parmesan Herbed Idaho® Potatoes and Cauliflower

Whether I’m entertaining, preparing dinner for the weekday or weekend, roasting potatoes paired with other vegetables could not be easier…