Tag Archives: watermelon

A Strange Summer

We have been having the strangest summer. Last week we turned off the air conditioning for five days straight in August. It was in the 80s and rained almost every day. This of course created all sorts of problems and … Continue reading

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Time’s Up for the Arugula

Between going on vacation and the temperature being above the mid 90’s last week, the arugula and spinach had had enough. Also from the looks in the above photo the garlic is going to come out within a day or … Continue reading

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One pink drink

This tastes great with or without the alcohol, so you nondrinkers shouldn’t feel left out. Those making the nonalcoholic version may want to add a pinch of sugar. Watermelon coolers 7 cups watermelon, cubed 1 cup rum 1/4 cup Triple … Continue reading

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Watermelon two ways

One watermelon for two people goes a long way. So today we’re bringing you two watermelon recipes. That’s right kids, two! It’s only fitting really. This was a dual effort. While I chopped, and chopped, and chopped some more, Katherine … Continue reading

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Fruitastic

One of our favorite ways to enjoy melons in the summer is to cut them into chunks, wrap the chunks in prosciutto and well there’s nothing left but to grab some bubbly. OK, that’s just too simple! Here are some … Continue reading

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