Easy 5 Minute Appetizer – Caprese Bites

It’s like summer in a bite – and you can enjoy it all year long! This recipe is the essence of simplicity – and makes a fantastic finger food at any event. Only four ingredients to make these: mozzarella balls, cherry/grape tomatoes, fresh basil (cut in ribbons), olive oil Simply throw the mozzarella and tomatoes … Read more

Caprese Lasagna Roll Ups

If you have been following me on Facebook, you’ve seen that our tomato plants have finally decided to ripen and are pumping out tomatoes!  Pair that with the abundance of basil that is also growing and you’ve got a win-win situation.  Few things make me feel more summer-y than a tomato/basil combo – in pretty … Read more

Easy Caprese Pasta Salad

When I look at the bounty on my counter after spending a few minutes harvesting herbs and veggies from the garden, it makes complete sense how I can get so sick and tired of the cold, winter months.  Tomatoes, peppers, zucchini and green beans are now ripening with full force and we are enjoying fresh-picked … Read more