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Soyaki Marinated Chicken with Cilantro Lime Rice, Black Beans, and Marinated Veggies

Ingredients (all ingredients came from Trader Joe’s):

  • 1 lb Chicken Breast Tenders
  • 1 cup Organic Basmati White Rice
  • 1 can (15.5 oz) Cuban Style Black Beans (or regular black beans)
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Tilapia en Papillote with Garden Fresh Vegetables

I went out to my garden yesterday and found an abundance of beautiful, ripe produce. I collected 2 large heirloom tomatoes, a few hothouse tomatoes, a San Marzano tomato, cayenne peppers, okra, green and yellow squash, and a few scotch bonnet peppers. 409 more words


Green Beans Galore

I spent the morning picking green beans today. Lots and Lots of beautiful green beans. We love fresh beans at our house. I’ll cook some for dinner tonight, the rest are destined for the Saturday Farmer’s Market. 186 more words

Farmers Market


As you may see from this picture, I am not that much into gardening.
I took this picture today to motivate myself because I thought it would help to keep a record of my work as I go along. 437 more words

Living Locally

It’s apparently already Thursday.  I’m not sure how that happened, but I apologize for the lateness of this post.  I try my best to get these out at the beginning of the week, but I apparently had a case of the Mondays that lasted 72 hours. 805 more words


Thai Summer Curry with Mango Salsa

I knew tonight I was heading to Mum’s to check up on her in recovery from her hernia operation. I had a really busy day a work and hadn’t planned anything to make the dinner I promised her. 431 more words


July 31, 2-14

My sunflowers are like a miniature city at this time of year. The sunflowers themselves are skyscrapers with many levels. Honeybees, native bees and bumblebees zoom from blossom to blossom. 418 more words