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Homemade Salsa!

We love salsa when we go out for Mexican food, but our homemade salsa gets used on a lot more than chips!  After a recent trip to the Farmer’s Market in Dallas, we scored all we needed to make a batch! 715 more words


Pickled Jalapenos

I know, I know, another canning post. Canning and pickling season is upon us though! I’m not actually hugely into spicey things – I’m a bit of a spice wuss if you may – but I do like an added kick for certain foods and have been learning to tolerate our variety of hot sauces we like to use! 356 more words


Lemon-Jalapeno Buttered Brussel Sprouts

Confession: until three weeks ago, I had never eaten brussel sprouts. I don’t know why but it’s just not something that I had ever eaten, so when I saw a beautiful basket of brussel sprouts at the farmer’s market a few weeks ago, I knew I wanted to buy them and experiment. 260 more words

Pick the pickings

Due to the late start of the summer, the crops in the greenhouse could have been better. Much better. Someone (won’t name any names) managed till till the cuces by way to little water and the tomatoes just grow and grew when it comes to greenery, but very little flowers = tomatoes. 112 more words


Grilled Chicken and Veggie Pesto Pizza

I’m afraid that here in Minnesota we have come to the season wherein the mere idea of a sauna is the motive force behind each step I take toward winter. 450 more words


Tilapia & Shrimp Ceviche - "Faux-Viche"

Yesterday was sooo awesome! I woke up after getting a full not so full night of sleep to a headache! The whole headache situation kind of put me in a funk for the day, so much of a funk that I ended up not going in to work. 790 more words


Homemade Chips and Salsa

Wow, is it already Thursday???  I can’t believe how fast the days go by lately.  Our lil’ Bug started preschool and goes from 8am to 11am M-Th.   515 more words