Dips

Cucumber Cream Cheese Spread

My kids snack all day long. Do yours? I'm not finding I'm snacking too ... which is not great for trying to not gain weight right now. I'm on the hunt for new recipes for snacks that are healthier and will keep them full longer. I swear they have about 15 snacks before lunch every… Continue reading Cucumber Cream Cheese Spread

Side Dishes

Greek Cucumber Salad

My garden is overflowing with cucumbers right now and I'm looking for new recipes to use them up. I love cucumbers and this salad was so refreshing especially with this heat wave we're stuck in. I made it for dinner one night with grilled chicken and it was so good. Madeline ate three bowls of… Continue reading Greek Cucumber Salad

Fish and Seafood, Pasta, Salads

Lobster Pasta Salad with Cucumber and Dill

Mother nature treated us to some nice weather last week and I need a little taste of summer. I found this recipe in the March issue of Everyday Food and loved it with a few modifications!Coarse salt and ground pepper1/2 lb small shell pasta8 oz imitation lobster meat (shrimp was called for in original recipe)1/2… Continue reading Lobster Pasta Salad with Cucumber and Dill