Summer is definitely here and so it’s watermelon season once again. While we are growing our own, this is one from the market. We were sitting on the porch enjoying cold slices of sweet and juicy watermelon and noticed the dogs were completely fixated on […]
Month: June 2013
This is the first time we are growing olallieberries. Really, it’s the first time in many years that I am able to enjoy this flavorful berry and a it’s bonus that they are growing in my yard. The first time I had a taste of olallieberry was in a sorbet that had such a fresh and unique flavor, a cross between blackberry and raspberry. Ever since, I have searched for it on dessert menus and at farmers markets.
Lately, I’ve been enjoying them as a topping on morning yogurt with granola and fresh off the vine. Here, we tried something different and muddled them with gin, a squeeze of lemon, sugar, and topped off with a splash of soda water.
Lately, we’ve been venturing out to TJ after a few years hiatus due to the craziness going on. It used to be, before we moved to SD, that we would jump in the rental car right after landing at the airport and head straight for […]