Our tomato plants are finally slowing down. While I am thrilled with the less work that it gives me, I am already going to miss all the fresh tomatoes! The various cherry and pear tomato plants are the first to go. The harvest remaining is small. This is one dish that is absolutely wonderful with any type of smaller tomato. Continue reading
If I could I would probably eat pasta salad nearly every day of the summer. But alas, all those wasted carbs and lack of nutrition. Last year I was diagnosed with diverticulitis so for me a high fiber diet is extremely important.
For this pasta salad I was going for high fiber and a Southwest flare. I used Dreamfields pasta which has a good amount of fiber and a low glycemic rating. Add in the black beans and you have a high fiber dish.