Entries by Melanie Mendelson

Caprese Salad Skewers Appetizer Bites

Looking for the perfect appetizer to bring to the party?  Something a little different that everyone will love?  Caprese Salad Skewers is your recipe! I confess, I’m helplessly in love with the simple, delicious dish called Caprese Salad.  In addition to the classic version, I already have several other variations – chopped caprese salad and green […]

Pickled Watermelon Recipe

Here’s a new and different (and easy!) summer treat for you – Pickled Watermelon.  Not just the rinds, but the whole slice – it’s a mouthwatering, refreshing combination of sweet and salty crunchiness.   Totally addictive! These are some of the prettiest pickles ever.  Red, white and green slices of watermelon float in brine with feathery […]

Instant Pot Lobster Tails

Love lobster, but afraid to try cooking it at home?  Well – here’s your simple, easy, fool-proof way to have affordable, perfectly cooked, luscious lobster at home – Instant Pot Lobster Tails! I love lobster, like many people, was afraid to tackle it at home, until I discovered lobster tails cooked in my Instant Pot.   […]

Baked Beet Chips Recipe

Love potato chips, but feel guilty eating them or giving them to your kids?  Here is your solution –  Baked Beet Chips!  Healthy?  Flavorful?  Crunchy? Fast? Count me in! Baked Beet Chips are a much healthier and lower calorie alternative to potato chips and the fancy veggie chips available because these are not fried – […]

Watermelon Gazpacho Soup Recipe

This watermelon gazpacho is a perfect summer soup! So delicious and refreshing! Watermelon gazpacho is a fun twist on a classic tomato gazpacho soup. The addition of watermelon makes this chilled soup even more summery! This mouthwatering soup will quench your thirst and satisfy your craving for fresh deliciousness! Bursting with fresh fruit and vegetable […]