Category Archives: Fruits and Vegetables

Papaya Stuffed with Curried Shrimp

I had a similar papaya years ago in Laguna Beach. It took me awhile to figure out what all was in it, but I managed to create my own version of a delicious summer lunch. You could also use chicken … Continue reading

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Baby Beets and Beet Green Salad

I love beets. I decided to plant some in an old wheel barrow this year. They took off like crazy, but they are only getting about as big as a large radish. I learned the wheel barrow is not deep … Continue reading

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Strawberry Rhubarb Topping

Yesterday was National Strawberry Rhubarb Pie day.  I love the combination of strawberries and rhubarb, but not a huge pie fan. So I compromised. I made a strawberry rhubarb topping. Rhubarb and strawberries are one of my favorite combinations. Rhubarb … Continue reading

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Roasted Roots – In Celebration of Earth Day

Today is Earth Day! All of our food supply depends on a healthy earth to provide us with delicious and healthy food. Even our meat depends of food from the ground to grow. So what better way to celebrate than … Continue reading

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Crab Stuffed Mushrooms

Mushrooms! Well I missed it. I love mushrooms and yesterday was National Stuffed Mushroom day. A day for stuffed mushrooms? Yep. Who knows who started this day, but hey, I love stuffed mushrooms! I like them stuffed with oysters – … Continue reading

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