Category Archives: Vegetables

A Story About Mushrooms


I have a story about mushrooms to share with you.  We love mushrooms at The Orange Bee.  We like them sauteed in butter and garlic, in salads, served with pasta and parmesan, baked, roasted, marinated, grilled, you name it.  Miss … Continue reading

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Potato-Gorgonzola Gratin


Today is Friday.  I feel as if it is Tuesday or Wednesday.  Does that ever happen to you?  There is a change in the way your week generally goes and the next thing you know, you don’t know what day … Continue reading

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It’s Thyme For Mushrooms


I’m in love with this dish!  Earthy mushrooms, fragrant thyme and sharp parmesan lend themselves to an array of entrees.  I served these mushrooms over a bed of fresh,

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A Look Back


Finding myself a bit overloaded this week has led me to take a look back and see what I was doing this time last year.  Do you ever have those weeks where there’s not a thing wrong except your calendar … Continue reading

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A Vegetable Isn’t A Vegetable


Down South, even our vegetables have some pig hidden somewhere in it. A vegetable isn’t a vegetable without a little ham hock. Paula Deen Ah Ha…I finally found a recipe using vegetables that appealed to me.  I think the reason … Continue reading

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No Matter How You Dice It


I promised you recipes featuring fresh fruits and veggies of summer.  Here is a recipe you can play with, add to, change, etc. and I’m convinced it will be delicious, no matter how you dice it.  I had a few … Continue reading

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Lily Wallace Corn Pudding


I’m getting a kick out of reading the recipes in my old cook books.  I admit it’s a bit of a challenge to find ones that I want to make and know we will enjoy eating.  The book I used … Continue reading

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I Hate Chiggers


Well, I’m just going to start by saying a weekend away does wonders for the soul, relaxes the body, strengthens the bonds, and allows time for reflection.  My weekend away with the girls was marvelous.  What a superb and interesting … Continue reading

Posted in Anaheim Pepper, Basil, Beets, Berries, Blackberries, Eggplant, Herbs, Jalapeno, Lettuce, Oregano, Peppers, Rosemary, Strawberries, Tarragon, Thyme, Tomato, Vegetables | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Yep, It’s Monday


I had plans to bake and bring you some delicious, sweet little recipe today….It wasn’t meant to be!  The water heater flooded my laundry room and storage closet this morning, which forced me to shut off the water to the … Continue reading

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A Little Sweet Treat


Home sweet home!  Miss T and I had a great time away from home but it is always sweet to come home.  We had some fantastic “girl” time while down in Austin.  Austin is a beautiful town, vibrant, busy, and … Continue reading

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