30+ International Recipes to help you celebrate the Olympic Spirit of International peace.
Appetizers, Beef, Beverages, Breads, Cheese and Eggs, Desserts, Main Courses - meat, Main Courses - meatless, Pasta, Pork, Poultry, Rice, Soup, Vegetables and Salads

International Recipes for the Olympics plus Tasty Tuesdays

The 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio are right around the corner, so this week I compiled some fabulous recipes from across the globe to get you in the spirit.   I'd be here all day if I posted recipes from every country that will be participating in the Games, but I did my best… Continue reading International Recipes for the Olympics plus Tasty Tuesdays

Citrus Squash - alcohol free sparkling drink made with lemon, lime and orange. No sugar added. Can be used in mixed drinks. Lemon Squash. Lime Squash.
Beverages

No Sugar Added Citrus Squash Drink plus Tasty Tuesdays

Have you ever heard of a "Squash" drink? I am not talking about a pumpkin smoothie. This is a refreshing alcohol free bubbly citrus drink. Traditionally it is a Lemon Squash, and Martha Stewart has a recipe for a Lime Squash. But, I decided to combine lemon, lime and orange to make a Citrus Squash.… Continue reading No Sugar Added Citrus Squash Drink plus Tasty Tuesdays

Strawberry Shrub - simple syrup of fruit, sugar and vinegar. Use to make a delightful summer drink, salad dressing or dessert topping.
Beverages, Fruit, Sauces

Made It Loved It – Strawberry Shrub

While perusing one of my favorite linky parties I stumbled on this recipe for Sparkling Strawberry Shrub from at The Whole Serving. And I knew I had to try it. And not just because I had a half flat of strawberries in the fridge a friend gave me. It intrigued me. A "shrub", you ask?… Continue reading Made It Loved It – Strawberry Shrub

Thyme Infused Limoncello - homemade lemon liqueur with thyme or other herb (rosemary, basil, etc.)
Beverages

Herb Infused Limoncello – Crazy Ingredient Challenge

It is time for another Crazy Ingredient Challenge, when our intrepid bloggers choose two ingredients not normally paired together and try to make a dish with them. This month we chose thyme and lemons as our two ingredients. Not exactly a strange combination. These two ingredients pair together nicely in so many different ways. But,… Continue reading Herb Infused Limoncello – Crazy Ingredient Challenge

Red Eye Gravy and Biscuits
Beverages, Breakfast, Pork, Sauces

Red Eye Gravy plus other Coffee Recipes (and Tasty Tuesdays Link Up Party)

Happy National Coffee Day, America!!! Caff-eine Caff-eine Caff-eine YEAH! Perhaps I might have had a little too much before writing this post. But it was only one cup... I am a coffee drinker. Home brewed usually, or at a local coffee shop with friends (I'm too cheap for THE coffee place). Usually just one cup in the… Continue reading Red Eye Gravy plus other Coffee Recipes (and Tasty Tuesdays Link Up Party)