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.

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

cake carved from watermelon and other fruit
Desserts, Fruit

Wow ’em with Watermelon!

Not five miutes after I posted some fruit themed cover photos to Facebook, Google+ and Twitter than one of my friends posted this picture of the Birthday Fruit Cake that her daughter made her for her birthday. That does not look like "my mama's fruit cake"! Here are Caitlyn's directions: It's one big and one small watermelon, 1 mango,… Continue reading Wow ’em with Watermelon!

Beef Stew with Guiness (potatoes added)
Beef, Beverages, Breakfast, Desserts, Holidays, Main Courses - meat, Potatoes

Hot Potato, Hot Potato, Potato, Potato, Potato

Mashed Banana, mashed banana…. oooops.  Sorry if any of you now have that Wiggly Wonderful song stuck in your head.  In honor of St. Patrick’s Day, I thought some potato recipes would be just the ticket in addition to some other Irish inspired favorites.  At the Humaciu house, I will be serving either Green Eggs and… Continue reading Hot Potato, Hot Potato, Potato, Potato, Potato