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Cucumber Mint Sauce

This cucumber mint sauce is the perfect condiment for Indian foods.

Cool down Indian foods with this Cucumber Mint Sauce This cucumber mint sauce is the perfect side dish to tone down the heat of any Indian food recipe.  The cool taste of the yoghurt combines with the cucumber mint and garlic to give a refreshing change from spicy foods. This sauce makes a great side…

Ginger Soy Sauce Marinade with Chives

Soy ginger marinade with fresh chives

Most bottled marinades are full of chemicals which do your body no good at all.  This Ginger Soy Sauce Marinade gives all the flavor (and more!) of a bottled sauce and is easy to make and better for your health. The marinade is a cinch to make.  Just combine all the ingredients and whisk away. …

My Garden In June

My Garden in June is a fabulous display of perennials, annuals, bulbs and vegetables. See all the photos at thegardeningcook.com/garden-june

It’s been a long spring with a ton of work put into my gardens.  So many of them were overgrown, and neglected last year when I spent most of my energy on my vegetable garden. Months of tilling, planting and transplanting have gone into my garden beds this year.  I enlarged my test garden by…

Having a Party or BBQ? Try one of these tasty dips

Round up of 11 Fabulous Dip recipes for your next party

Party or BBQ Dips to start the party off right It will soon be time to start thinking about summer parties and barbeques.  (I know, I know…will this winter ever end?) But it is never too early to start planning for the next big party.  Start your celebrations off right with one of these great…

Having a Party? Try one of these appetizer recipes

9 Show Stopping Appetizer recipes. Start your party off with a bang.

Every party needs great appetizers to start it off well.  If you are looking for tasty appetizer recipes, check out this group.   Nothing starts a party off on the right foot like a line up for both hot and cold appetizers.  Many of these take just a few minutes to prepare but all are…

Best Healthy Recipes – Nutritious Taste Sensations

Round up of Great tasting healthy recipes to start 2014 off right

Searching the Web for Best Healthy Recipes January is always a time for me to rethink my eating habits.  Like so many others, I gain weight over the holidays and try to start anew on New Years day.  For the past few years, I have found that although I really love great tasting (and naughty)…

Chicken and Broccoli Pasta

Slmmmed Down Chicken and Broccoli Pasta - easy and delcious

This recipe for Chicken and Broccoli pasta has a wonderful taste and is loaded with heart healthy broccoli which also makes it very filling.  Printable Recipe:  Chicken and Broccoli Pasta I have recently discovered the delights of using Knorr side dishes to make delicious, and fast dinner entree recipes.   They taste great and I can…

Unusual Fungi – Oddity of Nature

Close up of the Brain fungus

Don’t be Tempted to Eat this Fungi On my morning walk yesterday, I noticed big clumps on a neighbor’s tree.  Closer inspection of it showed me what looked very much like a white brain growing on the side of his tree.  It might be some version of a Lion’s mane mushroom, which is quite a…

Creamy Garlic Pasta with Broccoli

Creamy Garlic Pasta with Broccoli

This creamy garlic pasta is an adaptation of a full cream and butter recipe that I found on the Cheese Pusher.  I have made some substitutions so that the fat content is reduced but the flavor is still great.  Creamy Garlic Pasta is full of flavor and Easy to Make I’ve added broccoli to the…