Lettuce Salad with Beets, Cucumbers and Lime Juice

Lettuce Salad with Beets, Cucumber and Lime Juice

Lettuce Salad with Beets, Cucumber and Lime Juice

I was looking to make a quick, simple side salad for dinner and didn’t have a large variety of vegetables on hand for once.  I had thawed some roasted beets from last summer’s garden and they would be the star vegetable.  I also had a lime to use.  My simple salad was starting to sound a tiny bit more complicated, and delicious! Continue reading

Rice, Bean and Citrus Salad

Rice Bean and Citrus Salad

Rice Bean and Citrus Salad

I read Victoria’s recipe on her blog and I gasped out loud (GOL).  Is GOL a thing?  It should be!  But I gasped because the salad had so many of my favorite things, plus it could sit out and be eaten at room temp.  There are not many foods we can do that with and not get sick!  And with the lime zest and juice, the orange segments, it has so many flavors going on it’s bound to be a picnic hit! Continue reading

Kansas Lime Cookies

Kansas Lime Cookies

Kansas Lime Cookies

A few years ago I was looking for something with a touch of lime to add to my Christmas dessert buffet.  I had plenty of bars and candies but wanted to add a cookie, perhaps one with lime.  I’d never HAD a lime cookie but thought they must exist.  With a quick search using Google I found what would become a new family favorite: Kansas Lime Cookies! Continue reading