Monthly Archives: May 2009

Eating A Rainbow- Yellow: Lakeside Café’s Platanos Fritos

Picking up where we left off, Eating a Rainbow series continues with the color Yellow. Yellow foods are lumped together with orange foods and include yellow apples, apricots, cantaloupe, grapefruit, lemons, nectarines, oranges, peaches, pineapples, … read more

Lakeside Café: Boasting Salvadorian Favorites

“My specialties are papusas, platanos, and tamales-both of them,” stated Lakeside Café owner Antonio with a glance over his shoulder as he plated tamales and a chicken quesadilla for the late afternoon rush. He stopped … read more

Memorial Day: Make Jam!

The rain has begun falling here on this Memorial Day Weekend. Typical. I think it has rained every (almost) Memorial Day of my life and 16 years ago I choose to get married on Memorial … read more

Sharing a Garden Project

It is the little things in life that bring me joy. This time it was a garden project my neighbor Dick and I completed together. Dick lost his wife Nancy just before I moved into … read more

All About Chocolate Covered Strawberries

The Chocolate Covered Strawberry is hands down my favorite dessert. Back in high school, the boy across the street wanted me to drive him to school each day. I really did not want to be … read more

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