Topic: asparagus


One-Skillet Lemon Butter Salmon with Summer Succotash and Chipotle Honey Mustard Sauce

This is a delicious, simple, weeknight dinner that actually has a lot of very interesting history behind it. The Southern staple, succotash, was first introduced by the Native Americans to the early American settlers, who then introduced it to their slaves. Enslaved people had to grow their own crops to eat, and corn and beans…


Grilled Ginger-Scallion Chicken Burger Platter with Pineapple, Halloumi, and Coconut Crunch

is recipe was inspired by the Chicken Teriyaki Burgers in Chrissy Teigen’s “Cravings: Hungry for More” cookbook as a part of my “Girls Supporting Girls” week! In her recipe, Chrissy tops a teriyaki chicken burger with grilled pineapple, and adds coconut to her buns. This is a fantastic cookbook and I know people wonder if…


Asparagus with Mustard Butter and Soft-Boiled Eggs

  This is such a simple, elegant asparagus dish. The asparagus gets quickly blanched, then tossed into a simple mustard butter sauce, and topped with soft-boiled eggs. Er, they were supposed to be softboiled, but I have a toddler, so mine were very, very hardboiled. If you were serving this for brunch, it would also…