Nectarine Yogurt Popsicles

Yogurt Popsicles with Honey and Nectarines

Popsicle recipes are all the rage these past few summers, though homemade popsicles are hardly a new idea. Back in my kid raising days, buying packaged popsicles was relegated to the trucks that appeared with their tinkling bells, and colorful pictures of frozen treats. They turned the neighborhood upside down until every child had picked…

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Cucumber Gazpacho

Summer Fresh Cucumber Gazpacho

Looking through my recipe archive recently, I realized it was missing a recipe for gazpacho. After six years of recipe creation, this revelation surprised me. It’s not that I believe I’m an amazing cook who should have every possible recipe in my repertoire of cooking skills, it’s just that gazpacho is such a common summer soup, that I expected I’d made…

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Shrimp Caprese Salad

Caprese Salad with Shrimp and Bok Choy

In my experience, there are two salads I can serve family and guests that they’ll devour in minutes  – shrimp or caprese. A classic caprese salad consists of tomatoes, basil, mozzarella and olive oil. The key is using the freshest ingredients you can buy.

Oatmeal, Currant and Pecan Cookies

Oatmeal Cookies with Currants and Pecans

It’s not often you’ll find me in the kitchen baking, that is unless I’m craving oatmeal cookies. In fact, you’ll find an embarrassing collection of oatmeal cookies here at Mother Rimmy’s, and that’s because there is an endless variety of ways I can make them.