Category Archives: Fruit

An Abundance of Blue

I love the color blue.  But blue food – not so much.  Unless, of course, you’re talking about blueberries.  For the last several weeks blueberries, a fruit I love,  have been really reasonable.  As a result I buy lots of … Continue reading

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Not My Day

Every once in awhile I have “One of Those Days”  and today was the day.  It started out this morning while I was making a frittata for my guests.  I had the ham and red pepper diced, lightly sauteed and set … Continue reading

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Apricots Are Here!

Local apricots are back in season and readily available which means my guests are experiencing broiled apricots with cranberry orange relish as the fruit course at breakfast.  They were on the menu this morning and a guest loved them so much … Continue reading

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A Memorial Dinner

Ok, so I am waaaaaay behind on my blog.  Remind me never to volunteer again!  At least until I am no longer running a full time business.  But I am back and do I have a story to tell. Last … Continue reading

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An Apple a Day

Today has been overcast and windy.  The temperature has hovered around 60 degrees but the wind and overcast skies definitely makes it feel colder.  With around 320 days of sunshine here in New Mexico, cloudy days are a rarity.  Days … Continue reading

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Orange Spinach Stuffing It Is!

I was hoping to get this blog written on Monday or Tuesday but my volunteer work got in the way.  Better late than never! Last week as I was making up my menu I found a recipe for a stuffed pork tenderloin that looked pretty … Continue reading

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The Beautification of Leftover Pears

Balloon fiesta ended on Sunday meaning the end to expanded continental breakfast at 4 am.   As usual I over bought/made – except for cookies and muffins.  I still have plenty of hard-boiled eggs, granola bars and a lot of … Continue reading

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