Caribbean Sweet Potato Salad Recipe

Salad: 3 large or 4 medium sweet potatoes ½ large red onion, diced 1 seedless cucumber, diced 3 or 4 ears fresh corn ½ cup chopped peanuts   Dressing: Juice of 2 fresh limes 3 Tablespoons olive oil 1 teaspoon dijon mustard ½ teaspoon curry 1 clove garlic, diced salt and pepper to taste Peel […]

Easy Mexican Bean Salad Recipe

This is one of those salad recipes that is even better the second day. 2 15 ounce cans black beans, drained and rinsed. 1 15 ounce can garbanzo beans, drained and rinsed 1 red pepper, diced 1 yellow pepper, diced 1 green bell pepper, diced 1 red onion, diced 1 clove garlic, finely chopped 1 […]

Truly Tasteful Landscaping

When you think of growing food, what do you picture? Rows of corn? Perfect plots of cabbages and beans? Carrots and radishes lined up like soldiers? That’s a good start – but with a few adjustments, you can get a lot more creative with your gardening – and add beauty to your home as well.

Avocado Tomato Cucumber Salad

We ran across a recipe this week and had to try it immediately!   It sounded healthy and easy, meeting two of our three requirements for a recipe.  The third requirement is taste, of course!  It met that requirement too, and was even better the second day. In Central Florida in the summer, you just don’t […]