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    Grilled Veggie Tortillas

    3 reviews

    Your garden's bounty will be put to good use in this delightful entree, which resembles a pizza. When I find...


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    Southern Fried Okra

    11 reviews

    Golden brown with a little fresh green showing through, this fried okra recipe is crunchy and addicting! My sons like...


    Roasted Vegetable Quesadillas

    6 reviews

    These quesadillas get their unique flavor from a special blend of roasted veggies. They’ll be a popular finger food at...


    Veggie Breakfast Pizza

    1 review

    “We love Mexican food and combined several recipes to come up with this one. It’s often our breakfast on Saturdays,...


    Zucchini Crust Pizza

    27 reviews

    My mother-in-law shared the recipe for this unique pizza with me. It's just right for brunch, lunch or a light...


    Italian-Style Pizzas

    With prepared pesto and pizza crusts, this recipe comes together in a flash. It makes two, and we love that...


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    Grilled Vegetable Platter

    39 reviews

    The best of summer in one dish! This pretty grilled vegetable recipe is meant for entertaining. Grilling brings out their...


    Fried Jalapenos

    Here's an appetizer that will heat up any gathering. Family and friends often request that I make these jalapenos. —DeLea...

    Four-Cheese Mac and Cheese

    4 reviews

    I adapted this four-cheese mac and cheese recipe from one a friend gave to me. It has a distinctive blue...


    Cheesy Potato Bake

    15 reviews

    These baked cheesy potatoes satisfy even hearty appetites. It's easy to fix since there's no need to peel the potatoes....


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    Garlic Mashed Red Potatoes

    56 reviews

    These creamy garlic mashed potatoes are so good, you can serve them plain—no butter or gravy is needed. This is...


    Fried Cabbage

    22 reviews

    When I was young, my family grew our own cabbages. It was fun to put them to use in the...


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    Heirloom Tomato Pie

    My green-thumbed neighbors like to share produce with me. I return the delicious favor by baking tomato pies for all....


    South-of-the-Border Caprese Salad

    5 reviews

    Plump heirloom tomatoes highlight this garden-fresh showpiece, drizzled with a sweet-tart dressing and sprinkled with cheese. It's perfect for an...


    Olive Caprese Salad

    3 reviews

    When heirloom tomatoes arrive, feature them with red onions, green olives and a surprising twist-star anise. —Julie Merriman, Seattle, Washington


    Grilled Pizza with Greens & Tomatoes

    This smoky grilled pizza scores big with me for two reasons. It encourages my husband and son to eat greens,...

    Grilled Eggplant Sandwiches

    1 review

    Grill this eggplant, tomato and goat cheese sandwich to perfection...it makes a delicious meatless meal. —Jennifer Jaras, Corona, California


    Mama Rachel’s Mediterranean Pizza

    Pizza has been a regular weekend dinner at our house since my pizza-crazy boys, now 21 and 25, were just...


    Asparagus Omelet Tortilla Wrap

    1 review

    Since this omelet is packed with whole grains, veggies and protein, all I have
    to do is add a...


    Cheese Enchiladas with Green Sauce

    6 reviews

    For a crisp bite that’s one notch hotter than a jalapeno, substitute part of the green chiles with two diced...


    Spinach-Stuffed Pizza

    3 reviews

    I had my first stuffed pizza when I attended college near Chicago. I was amazed to see pizza well over...

    Pesto Veggie Pizza

    5 reviews

    A thoughtful granddaughter gave me the recipe for this wonderful pizza. It's delicious down to its whole wheat crust. One...


    Fresh Veggie Pizza

    9 reviews

    There's no need to bring confetti to your next snack-time gathering. Just carry in this colorful veggie pizza that's topped...


    Grilled Corn Hummus Tostadas

    This recipe is a combo of Mediterranean and Mexican cuisines, giving it a unique taste. Avocado and hummus may sound...


    Grilled Flatbread Veggie Pizza

    1 review

    We pile veggies onto flatbread for a fun way to eat healthier. Our go-to recipe for weeknights easily changes with...


    Tuscan Portobello Stew

    14 reviews

    Here’s a healthy one-skillet meal that’s quick and easy to prepare yet elegant enough for company. I often take this...


    Summer Squash and Zucchini Side Dish

    5 reviews

    I’m trying to cut my risk for cardiac disease by changing the way I eat. This colorful sauteed zucchini and...