Archive for the ‘Recipes’ Category

Peppermint Bark

Posted by gardensoul on January - 1 - 2015

Growing up, I enjoyed Peppermint Bark from the local candy factory, Davidson’s of Dundee. So when Christmas time was approaching I looked for it in my local groceries, but alas it was not to be found. Only Peppermint Bark with Chocolate was available, so I decided to make some. I  [ Read More ]

Zucchini Quick Bread Recipes

Posted by gardensoul on August - 29 - 2014

Grate fresh zucchini in 1 cup portions.  Then thaw and use in these recipes all year. Here are two of my favorite zucchini recipes. The muffins are pretty light in calories.  I can’t say the same for the Aloha bread. 🙂  These muffins freeze well.  I leave them in the freezer  [ Read More ]

Homemade Hummus

Posted by gardensoul on August - 6 - 2014

Don’t you love hummus?  I do and I’m so happy to be enjoying it again!  This hummus has fresh garlic from my garden along with cilantro.  The recipe is so simple.  It is from The Plan.  In the past when I made hummus it included tahini, which is so thick  [ Read More ]

Key Lime Pie Recipe

Posted by gardensoul on February - 8 - 2014

If you can’t obtain fresh juice, I suggest the bottled juice from Key West.  The ‘Key Limes’ in our grocery are not recommended as they are green and never seem to ripen.  Traditionally, Key Lime Pie has a Graham Cracker crust. We prefer our homemade pastry crust. Of course, you  [ Read More ]