Tag: avocado

celebrate cinco de mayo: tex mex turkey burgers and fruit salsa

Will be reposting a few ideas from the homesteading and recipes sections over the next couple of days in prep for Cinco de Mayo.  Muy delicioso! Even as a committed locavore, I do get a hankerin’ for summer tropical fruits now and again.  A… Continue Reading “celebrate cinco de mayo: tex mex turkey burgers and fruit salsa”

a little bit of summer–tex mex turkey burgers and fruit salsa

Even as a committed locavore, I do get a hankerin’ for summer tropical fruits now and again.  A Spring Break trip to DC also introduced me to a new turkey burger recipe so dinner tonight took all those favorite things and voila–a delicious dinner… Continue Reading “a little bit of summer–tex mex turkey burgers and fruit salsa”

recipes: winter weather, summer salad

While I love winter, I am completely over cold rainy weather.  If this is going to be another winter without snow, then so be it.  Bring on Spring and fill my kitchen with Summer! After a long week (and it was only Wednesday), I… Continue Reading “recipes: winter weather, summer salad”

recipes: pepper poppers

Well, I will be the first to admit it.  I fell for the large bag of small red, yellow, and orange sweet peppers.  No, they’re not organic, and they’re not local (but they were only shipped from 3 states away), but boy, I couldn’t… Continue Reading “recipes: pepper poppers”

recipes: holy guacamole!

After several creative concoctions that have included turkey, sweet potatoes or turkey and sweet potatoes, my daughter and I needed a change of pace and broke out ingredients for a Tex-Mex dinner tonight.   One of her favorite “condiments” since early childhood has been guacamole. … Continue Reading “recipes: holy guacamole!”