Lime Basil Shrimp

Fridays are my favorite day to cook. I teach until 6:30 Mon-Thursdays so whipping up something that takes longer than 15 minutes from start to finish is definitely not happening here. (think leftovers and making ahead) Tonight I am going…

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Summer Fruit with Lime Basil/Mint Syrup

Okay, folks! Here comes the summer fruit! Our mangos are in the market full force so that means more fruit will be eaten in this house for a while! We love mangos with so many things but our favorite is…

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Strawberry Mango Salsa with Pita Chips

We are coming into the time of year when the strawberries are so good and we can’t seem to get enough of them…and then you buy too many and beg everyone to eat them before they go bad! Well, here…

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Lime Vinaigrette

Okay…so I attempted a picture of this one but it looked BLAHHHHH! So you will have to trust me that it is delicious! It is light and zesty (literally…it has ZEST in it). It goes great with the pasta salad…

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Vodka Mojitos!

While Kev was busy pulling a huge stump out of the ground last Saturday morning, I decided that my herbs that survived the “winter” here needed to be cleaned up and trimmed back. My mint is still growing like crazy…

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Honey Lime Shrimp on Jasmine Rice

We love shrimp. We probably eat it at least once a week. ¬†Usually, I just broil it then throw it into a mixture of whatever I have in the cabinet…white beans, sun-dried tomatoes, pine nuts… it is all good! We…

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