Tag "basil"

Spices

Spiced Flank Steak with Chimichurri Sauce

If you give me a house plant I will kill it. This isn’t a threat. It’s a promise. For some reason, I can’t keep a single plant alive. Even the

By Season

Fresh Basil and Tomato Orzo Salad with Parmesan

When Scarlett was a preschooler we did lots of picnics. It was often a great way to kill time with friends–long, lazy playdates that were capped off by a great

By Season

One-pot Tomato Basil Chicken Pasta

I recently had a girlfriend tell me she wakes up thinking about dinner, but not in that good way when you can’t wait to tuck into a meal. Instead she

Nutrition

What’s So Great About Basil?

Did you know there are over 40 different varieties of basil? Purple, green and white shades. Cinnamon, lemon and mint aromas. Even non-edible versions that are simply for show. Mostly

Vegetables

Fresh Corn and Basil Muffins

As much as I love cooking this time of year – produce tastes so good you don’t need to do much – it can also leave me feeling a bit