Bruschetta

My garden is growing well.   It’s not all pretty or terribly organized or free of weeds, but it is growing.  Lacinato kale, basil, and green beans have been reliable producers (and have been oh so delicious this year).  I have an out-of-control spaghetti squash plant that has affixed itself to my air conditioning unit.  There are the beginnings of several watermelon (which seem really late to me).  And, finally, my tomato plants.  Well, they are out of control.  The tomato bed looks like an untamed jungle.  There are plenty of green tomatoes waiting to ripen and once they do (likely all at the same time), I will be inundated with these delicious gems.

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Lemon, Basil, and Kale Hummus

We are huge football fans.

No Super Bowl Sunday is complete without a spread of game day food.  I do try to keep a balanced menu.  It’s not all about chips and pizza.

So while we enjoy some of our homemade favorites like wings, loaded potato skins, and sloppy joes, there will also be a generous helping of vegetables and healthy bean dips.

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