This weekend we will be going to the Salsa Showdown to do demos! We made several salsas last year, but this year we are going to be branching out to make homemade tortillas and sopapillas. There is absolutely nothing like a fresh, soft, flour tortilla. Nothing store bought could ever taste as good! It is like putting your taco toppings on a pillowy pile of heaven, and actuall....Read more »
Fresh Figs and Hand Picked Olives
One of the coolest things about buying a new house is the first spring when you find out what kinds of plants and trees are growing in your yard. Aside from three giant fig trees growing in our yard, there is an olive tree already there, so expect to hear about us canning figs, making fig preserves, and maybe even figgy pudding around the holidays.
The most interesting....Read more »
Do you pin?
By this point, Pinterest is to some of us a ridiculously addictive habit. Scrolling through for ideas and being able to pin my own has helped me plan baby showers, (thank goodness they have a hidden pin option), decorate my house, create gift lists, and stay on top of interesting new dinner ideas. I even have a board dedicated to things that I have run across on the internet th....Read more »