Around the House, Beverages, Recipes

When Life Gives You a Lemon Pitcher…

There's a neat little antique store in Ocean City, NJ called Back in Time that I made sure to visit last week while on vacation. As I browsed the aisles, this little lemonade pitcher caught my eye. It was one of those things where you pause, pick it up, put it back down, keep on… Continue reading When Life Gives You a Lemon Pitcher…

Desserts and Baked Goods, Recipes

Strawberry Lemonade Jello

Several weeks ago, our family attended a memorial service for an extended family member. Afterward, the entire extended family had the pleasure of dining in the home of an Amish family in the area. These pretty little jellos greeted us as we arrived and served as our appetizer.   My daughter and I were so… Continue reading Strawberry Lemonade Jello

Appetizers and Snacks, Recipes

Real Easy Salsa

This is a fresh, easy salsa that requires no cooking, tomato peeling, etc. Gotta use up the cilantro before it bolts on me! Ingredients 4-5 medium, ripe tomatoes, chopped, seeds removed 1/2 large Vidalia onion, chopped 1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro (less if you're not a big fan) 1 medium cucumber, peeled and chopped, seedy… Continue reading Real Easy Salsa