Avocado Tartines

When avocados are in season, I eat them almost everyday. I slice them up and add them to a salad, or make fresh guacamole. I don’t think I will ever get tired of eating...

Chocolate Glazed Donuts

  To be honest, I am not a huge fan of donuts. To me, they are too heavy, too sweet and not worth the calories. I’d rather eat a berry salad or my favorite coffeecake muffins....

Spring Blooms in Florida

 Japanese Magnolia When I lived up north, by April we would just about be starting to thaw out from the cold, snowy winter weather. In Florida, we’ve been in warmer weather mode now for...

Mango Sorbet

Summer is just around the corner, and with it comes seasonal summer fruit. While I like winter citrus, I really look forward to spring and summer seasonal fruit. Berries, mangoes and watermelon are my favorite...

Coffee Cake Muffins

Before going outside to enjoy the beautiful weather last weekend, I woke up early and made these muffins. These were the perfect start to a great weekend. You can see the streusel mixture swirled...

Coconut Lemon Macaroons_

Coconut Lemon Macaroons

For the past few weeks, I’ve been trying to think of something to make for Easter that is fun, quick and easy. Ever since I had coconut shrimp a few weeks ago, I’ve been craving more coconut. When...

Herb Garden Details

While I love having fresh fruits and vegetables available year round, I don’t have much of a green thumb. I hate the watering, pruning and general preparation of the garden beds for planting. Luckily,...