What was in those baskets on April 28th

29 04 2012


This weeks basket had strawberries, pineapple, mango, apples, watermelon, green beans, tomatoes, potatoes, broccoli, and broccoflower (which you can cook just like cauliflower).


Strawberry Cake (making this this week)

Fruit Dip

Strawberry Popsicles

Strawberry Lemonade

Fruit Smoothie


Broccoli with Cashews

Chicken and Broccoli Stir Fry with Peanut Sauce

Broccoli Cheese Soup

Cheesy Chicken Broccoli Bake

Oven Roasted Broccoli

Broccoli Casserole

Broccoli and Tortellini Salad

Green Beans:

Bacon Wrapped Green Beans (my favorite)

Oven Roasted Green Beans with Garlic

Oven Roasted Green Beans with Garlic, Mushrooms, and Cherry Tomatoes


Potato Skins

Parmesan Roasted Potatoes

Onion-Roasted Potatoes

Olive Garden Copycat Zuppa Toscana Soup

Smashed Hot Potatoes

Bacon Ranch Potato Salad


Pan-Fried Pork Chops with Glazed Apples

Crock-pot Applesauce

Caramel Apple Dip

Baked Apple Crisps


Baked Parmesan Tomatoes

Tomato and Basil Brushetta

Tropical Pack Ideas:

Coconut Almond Bread (my favorite)

Toasted Coconut, Toffee, and Chocolate Chip Cookies

Pineapple, Banana, Coconut, and White Chocolate Chip Bread

Teriyaki Pineapple Turkey Burgers

Tropical Fruit Sorbet

Grilled Pineapple

Mexican Pack Ideas:

Guacamole Salsa (great with fish tacos)

Chipotle Shredded Pork Enchiladas

Enchiladas Verdes (my favorite)


Chicken Tortilla Soup

Black Bean, Corn, & Avocado Dip

Easy Blender Salsa

Chile Relleno Pie

Let me know what your making this week with your basket. I hope everyone enjoys there bounty from this week and we will see you next week.





5 responses

29 04 2012

How interesting… I didn’t get potatoes this time ’round. Must be a regional thing?

29 04 2012

The potatoes were a substitute for beets in our area. The baskets can be a little bit different depending on where you live.

29 04 2012

We got celery as a substitute for beets.

29 04 2012

Love this blog post! I’m a fellow BB lover. Thank you for the ideas. 🙂

2 05 2012

Thanks so much for the wonderful recipes and ideas. Am learning to cook more healthy for my family. Love this blog!

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