Creative Living with Sheryl Borden

Tuesdays/Thursdays-12:00 Noon, Tuesdays-9:30 p.m., Saturdays-2:00 p.m.

Creative Living is designed for the active lifestyles of the 21st Century.  Topics range from the traditional areas of foods/nutrition, clothing and fashion, and home furnishings, to health and beauty, art, travel trends, computers and education.  There’s something for EVERYONE — men, women and children.

ARTICHOKE RAVIOLI 1 recipe pasta dough, see below or package of Won Ton wrappers
1 tablespoon olive oil
1 cup artichoke hearts, diced (fresh, canned or frozen)
2 garlic cloves, minced
1 cup whole milk ricotta cheese, drained
1/4 cup grated Parmigiano Reggiano cheese
1/4 cup minced parsley
1 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon freshly ground pepper
1 egg, beaten For the filling:
Heat olive oil in medium saucepan and saute artichoke hearts and...

LEMON ARTICHOKE & FENNEL SALAD WITH SHAVED PARMESAN 2 cups artichoke hearts, thin sliced (fresh or canned)
1 large fennel bulb, trimmed and thinly sliced*
Juice of 1 lemon
2 teaspoons extra virgin olive oil
2 ounces Parmigiano Reggiano, thinly shaved
Sea salt and fresh ground pepper to taste Toss all ingredients except the parmesan in a medium bowl. Gently add parmesan and scatter salad on serving platter. Season with salt and pepper and serve immediately....

Great Guacamole

Nov 22, 2016

Great Guacamole The buttery rich flavor of avocados and the natural health benefits from eating them, make this recipe a “must” to have on hand. Full of vitamin E, potassium, magnesium, fiber and those heart-healthy monounsaturated fats, everything about avocados is great. Hence the name great guacamole. 2 ripe Haas avocados
2 teaspoons fresh lime juice
1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
2 garlic cloves, minced
1 Roma tomato, finely diced
1/4 cup onion, finely chopped

Charred Salsa Roja

Nov 22, 2016

Charred Salsa Roja 3 medium, ripe tomatoes
1/4 medium white onion
1 jalapeno
2 garlic cloves
1 tablespoon fresh squeezed lime juice
1 tablespoon fresh cilantro
1/2 teaspoon red wine vinegar
1/2 teaspoon salt Stem tomatoes, slice in half and place on hot grill with onion, jalapeno and garlic. Grill for 10 minutes or until nicely charred. Peel and seed jalapeno. Peel garlic cloves. Put jalapeno, tomato, onion and garlic in blender with remaining...


Nov 22, 2016

Sopaipillas Makes about 24 small puffs 2 cups all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
2 teaspoons lard, vegetable shortening, or butter
1 1/2 teaspoons active dry yeast (optional)
1/4 cup warm water (110°F, 45°C)
about 1/2 cup milk at room temperature
vegetable oil for deep-frying Combine the flour, baking powder, and salt in a medium-size bowl, and cut in the shortening until the mixture resembles coarse cornmeal. Dissolve the...