Watermelon Fries with Creamy Coconut Lime Dip

I spent the day recently with my sister Linda to celebrate my birthday. I made cold veggie pizza and she made a spicy watermelon fries and dip recipe I’d been drooling over. She had to find coconut sugar for the dip , which neither of us had ever heard of. The recipe called for a few other things that were sort of unusual.  I give her much credit for hunting down the ingredients! Continue reading

Mango Cucumber Watermelon Salad

Mango Watermelon Cucumber Salad

Mango Watermelon Cucumber Salad

Three ripe mangos were my inspiration for finding mango recipes. It’s a fruit I don’t usually notice, but one my P.S. (Produce Shopper/hubby) will pick up occasionally. I leave him to it, not knowing what to do with it myself. He usually eats it plain. With a fridge of cut up watermelon, I thought a salad would be a nice change to use up some mango. Continue reading

Two Watermelon Stories {A Shark and a Bitter Watermelon Lime}

Watermelon Shark

Watermelon Shark

While making finger foods for a recent outdoor birthday party, I had two recipes I had wanted to try for several years. Although they weren’t really recipes, they both were a bit labor intensive. After doing food prep one whole Saturday, far into the night, I turned one of the tasks over to my son, JDawg. Continue reading