Tag: jalapeno

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. …

feeling hot-hot-hot: harvesting the jalapeno peppers

When my jalapeno plants became so heavy with peppers that they keeled over, I knew it was time to harvest.  With only 3 leggy bushes, I ended up with close to 60 emerald green spicy treats.  After putting a few aside for my spicy…