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4 Great Salads to Make the Most of Seasonal Tomatoes

4 Great Salads to Make the Most of Seasonal Tomatoes

In summer, when seasonal tomatoes are at their peak, it takes minimal effort to make them shine.  Here are four terrific, easy salads to add to your repertoire! When I was a little girl, my father kept a vegetable garden in the back yard each […]

Ice Cold Gazpacho, A Zesty, Refreshing, No-Cook Summer Soup

Ice Cold Gazpacho, A Zesty, Refreshing, No-Cook Summer Soup

Gazpacho is one of my favorite summer treats.  It is a delicious, cooling, satisfying soup for summer’s hottest days. Best of all, it takes 15 minutes to make and there’s no cooking involved! On hot days, my family craves cold foods.  Even I yearn to […]