Key Lime Pie Cheesecake {Food in Jars}

Key Lime Cheesecakes in Jars

Key Lime Cheesecakes in Jars

It was another family birthday and dessert was on me.  Well maybe not ON me, it would be better in jars.  I wanted to make key lime cheesecake, which I’d made a few years ago for my dad’s birthday and he’d loved it.  I’d make it again and this time put it in little jars that were easier to survive a 3 hour road trip.  They stacked neatly in a small cooler covered with ice. Continue reading

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Asparagus, Grilled Corn, Cucumber and Tomato Salad

Asparagus Vegetable Salad

Asparagus Vegetable Salad

I was going to make a traditional cucumber salad for a party that we threw to celebrate my P.S.’s birthday recently.  Someone else decided to try a new cucumber recipe so I had to find another way to use some cucumbers.  I had just bought asparagus and cobs of corn and thought they’d taste great together with some other vegetables.  I could already taste a lime vinaigrette on the vegetable salad.  I couldn’t wait! Continue reading

Rhubarb Lemon Lime Cornmeal Muffins

Rhubarb Lemon Lime Cornmeal Muffins

Rhubarb Lemon Lime Cornmeal Muffins

I made blueberry lemon lime cornmeal muffins several years ago and we absolutely loved them.  I had a pile of rhubarb this spring and thought it would be a great swap for the blueberries in the muffins.  My usual rhubarb muffins had buttermilk and the addition of cornmeal would be a pleasant change.  Cornmeal muffins seem to be awesome whatever fruit or other ingredient like bacon is added to them. Continue reading