Tags Archives: summer

Spiced Honey Cake with Caramelized Figs

By: beachcritters

September 5, 2013

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I was in Fresh Market the other day and saw they had fresh figs.  I’m not sure where they were from and honestly I didn’t care.  It was the last hurrah of summer and I was going to make something with them. I brought my delicious little turkey figs home and immediately started looking through […]
 

Roasted Caprese Pasta

By: beachcritters

July 26, 2013

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Sometimes, even though it’s the middle of a hot summer,  I want some comfort food.  Although I love grilled veggies and fruit, salads and fish, there comes that time when I just want a dish of pasta.  Typically this time of year is just too hot for that. We had two weeks of high temperatures […]
 

Pulled Pork BBQ with Piquant Sauce and Classic Southern Slaw

By: beachcritters

June 26, 2013

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Hot, lazy days and nights when you sit out with a fan and hope for a bit of a breeze.  Lightening bugs and children squealing with delight as they catch one in a jar.  Sweet tea and rockers on a porch, family picnics and pork barbecue. It’s summer in the south. Coming from the north I had […]
 

Summer

By: beachcritters

May 23, 2013

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This weekend is Memorial Day Weekend and guess what comes after that?  You’re right.  SUMMER..  Sweet, sticky, hot, and sunny summer.  This is the time of year that when I get something to drink, I want it cold and sparkly.  I don’t know why but the bubbles in my drink just makes me feel a little less […]