Tag Archives: Fruits and Vegetables

Carrot Raisin Salad

One of my favorite summertime salads is carrot raisin salad. It is creamy and fresh. With all the parties, get-to-gethers, pot lucks, barbecues, and what not’s that the summer brings….a good creamy side dish is always a welcome thing! What you need: 4 cups carrots, shredded 1 cups raisins 1/3 cup salad dressing, miracle whip …

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Caramelized Onion Relish

This week is the 4th week in the canning link-up Allie and I are hosting. I almost made brandied cherries…next time….maybe. I had a busy cooking weekend.  I bought a small army of onions and jalapenos on Saturday.   I made more Jalapeno Relish and Candied Jalapenos.  I also made Slow-Cooker Caramelized Onions via Andrea- …

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Rhubarb, Rhubarb everywhere….

I read a number of cooking blogs, I’m sure you’re not surprised to read that. This week I read two different posts about Rhubarb. Which seemed odd or fortuitous or something. Maybe I was meant to learn more about this oddly named plant. First, I had to figure out what exactly a rhubarb is. Shocking? …

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