Yummy Pesto-Hummus Peppers

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Yikes! I needed a quick appetizer recipe and wanted something a little different. As I looked at what was in the refrigerator, this quick 3-ingredient recipe popped into my head. Because it was Christmas, I put it on a tree-shaped plate, but this would be fabulous on any kind of plate. The dip/filling was made […]

Recipe – California Pesto

California Pesto

Among the nutritional qualities of basil are that it’s a good source of many B vitamins, including Riboflavin, Niacin, B6 and Folate. It also contributes a good amount of the antioxidant vitamins E, beta carotene, and C. It’s also full of vitamin K and the minerals Calcium, Phosphorus, Magnesium, Iron, Potassium, Zinc, Copper and Manganese. Basil […]

Recipe – Watermelon – Feta – Basil Salad


Last month, a similar salad was eaten while Nancy was on a road trip through Texas with her 21-year-old son. Very refreshing!! Nancy took photos and made notes about the tastes and possible ingredients, then developed this recipe when she returned home. Hope you enjoy this light, cooling salad! Ingredients 2 cups mixed greens 1 […]