Roasted Tomato, Gouda Cheese & Basil Dip

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Hi it’s Jo-Anna from A Pretty Life Blog, and I’ve got something scrumptious for you today! With tomato harvests filling up markets, it is the perfect time to add all kinds of tomato dishes to your recipe rotation.  Tomato Jam, Bruschetta, Fresh Tomato Salad with Basil Vinaigrette, fresh tomatoes with…

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Rustic Honey Peach Galette

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Hi it’s Jo-Anna from A Pretty Life Blog, and I’m here to share a delicious summer dessert with you, a Rustic Honey Peach Galette!  Once summer arrives, I declare that it is indeed pie season, so let’s eat all. the. pie.  Peach pie, strawberry pie, apricot pie, apple pie, blueberry pie…are you…

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Grilled Peach & Prosciutto Salad

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Hello, hello, my summertime foodies! Lauren here from thoughtful entertaining site, LaurenKelp.com, and today we are talking about the most delicious summer salad to ever grace your grill. It’s got that summertime citrus we all crave, it’s hearty enough to satisfy even the most staunch salad nay sayers, and it’s just…

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Fried Green Tomatoes with Fromage Blanc

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Some things were just meant to be fried. Okay, most everything was meant to be fried but green tomatoes are near the top of the list. Now if you really want to take your fried green tomatoes to the next level, try topping them with a delicious cheese like Délice de…

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Heirloom Tomato & Mozzarella Salad

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Here at Kendall-Jackson, we’re crazy about heirloom tomatoes. So much so that we host an Annual Heirloom Tomato Festival every September. There’s just something special about biting into a meaty heirloom tomato — it’s so much more satisfying than those store bought, thin-skinned tomatoes that don’t hold any flavor. To…

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S’mores Custard Cake

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Hello, hello! Are y’all gearing up for a fun Fourth of July weekend? Lauren here, from your favorite thoughtful living & entertaining site, & if you are looking for something to spice things up we threw a super fun potluck pie party that was an absolute hit! But if you…

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A Trip to the Kendall-Jackson Gardens – Summer 2016 Edition

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Hello K-J friends! It’s been a while since we last took you for a stroll through our gardens. So we thought, with summer officially upon us, there’s no better time to catch you up on all of the latest happenings and additions at the Kendall-Jackson gardens. As you can see,…

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The Perfect Summer Pie Pairing

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Hello, hello my fabulous friends! How is your summer shaping up? Lauren here from thoughtful living & entertaining site and if you are anything like me, you are slightly panicking because where did June go? Fourth of July is right around the corner and it’s time to up our summer baking game!…

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Tomato Jam

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We like to serve this tomato jam as an accompaniment for grilled lamb burgers or salmon.  It is also nice for a bruschetta with soft cheese.  I learned a similar version of this recipe from a friend in Kentucky who would make tomato jam when he couldn’t keep up with…

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Cherry & Wine Compote with Goat Cheese

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Hi it’s Jo-Anna from A Pretty Life Blog, back again to share a tasty summer treat with you! I made a delicious appetizer recipe using cherries as the main ingredient, and I think you’re going to love it!  This is a perfect summer appetizer, to be enjoyed on a sunny warm deck with a glass…

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