Month: December 2018

Gazpacho with Grilled Shrimp

It’s the week before Christmas, and Rob and I have been to 4 parties in the last week.  We’ve had too much to drink and way too much decadent foods to sample.  So, we wanted something light and healthy for dinner. To begin our search we went to the Farm […]


Grilled Sweet Potato Salad

Rob and I both love sweet potatoes. We love them baked, oven roasted & grilled. Have made this recipe a few times before and everyone loved them. The only take about 10 Minutes to prepare, and pair especially well with grilled fish or chicken. Great combination – the sweetness of the potato and spiciness of the dressing!


Sherry Braised Beef Short Ribs

It’s now November in SW Florida. After a sweltering summer, we finally got a break in the weather and Rob requested what he calls “Winter Food”.  I had beef short ribs in the freezer and called our friend Ruth Manchester (who by the way is an award-winning chef) for a suggested […]


Chocolate Caramel Pecan Turtles

Christmas is just around the corner.  When I was shopping at Home Goods the other day, finishing up the last of my long shopping list, I found some really cute holiday treat bags.  I usually make Christmas cookies, but this year I thought I would make something different.We have a […]


Circle C Farm Store

A few days ago, I finally found time to check out a place I heard so much about…a family-owned and operated business called the Circle C Farm Store located in historic, picturesque Bonita Springs, Florida. (I love this place!) It’s located on the corner of Old 41 (main drag) and […]