Cooking & Eating

Mango Salsa

This is the best salsa ever, seriously! It may seem a bit unconventional, but it is soooo good with chips, on tacos, or my favorite with grilled fish. Mango Salsa Recipe 6 mangoes peeled and chopped, if you can’t find ripe mangoes most grocery stores sell jarred mangoes in the grocery department. 1 medium red… Continue reading Mango Salsa

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How to BBQ Tri-Tip

There is nothing better than barbecued tri-tip!  My husband and I grill year round on our Weber gas grill and our Weber charcoal grill.  We’ve found from years of barbecuing experience the perfect marinade for tri-tip and how to perfectly grill tri-tip. Marinade Recipe * All of these measurements are approximate, I just dump and… Continue reading How to BBQ Tri-Tip

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My blog reached 100,000 views today!

Originally posted on thisismykeywest:
My blog reached 100,000 views today! I really wanted to do something special to commemorate but the day got away from me. I was out shooting photos of cupcakes and cakes and the next thing I knew it was almost not “today” anymore. Most of those views have been due to…

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Caprese – The Best Summer Snack

One of my favorite summer time snacks is caprese salad made with home-grown heirloom tomatoes!  This is the perfect appetizer, lunch or light dinner.  I often make this with grilled chicken or fish for a quick and easy dinner. Ingredients 2-3 tomatoes – I prefer heirloom, but Roma are a great alternative mozzarella slices fresh… Continue reading Caprese – The Best Summer Snack

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How to Grow Tomatoes in Containers

I love having a garden! There is something very pleasing and rewarding about eating something you have grown. Summer is tomato season and I am beginning to get a lot of tomatoes, eventually I will have to freeze them or maybe try to can them if I have the time and patience.My husband is a… Continue reading How to Grow Tomatoes in Containers