SUGAR-FREE POPSICLES

Needed something to quench summer’s thirst. Didn’t have to venture far. Thanks to the refreshing and super-sweet fruits of summer I was able to satisfy and temper the sizzling temperatures. I was happy to turn to my little stash of surplus fruits in the freezer. Secured them at a relatively inexpensive rate when there wasContinue reading “SUGAR-FREE POPSICLES”

I FORESEE JUICY AND SWEET MANGOES

I’m no psychic or no seer; but, one thing I know for sure is that these sturdy green mangoes will transform into amazingly, juicy and sweet specimens. It has occurred year after year. And when this period comes around, it brings back heartwarming memories within. When the sweet and warm juices envelop the atmosphere, theyContinue reading “I FORESEE JUICY AND SWEET MANGOES”

MY MANGO STOOD OUT ##MANGO COCKTAIL

I love the taste of mango in a refreshing summer cocktail. It’s bold and upfront and center within a drink. And, it doesn’t take a huge amount to flavor a particular drink. A few pieces go a long way. The smooth and sweet characteristics make it perfect for an exotic drink on a sizzling day.Continue reading “MY MANGO STOOD OUT ##MANGO COCKTAIL”

I’LL BE HAVING MY WAY WITH THESE MANGOES IN THE NEAR FUTURE ##MANGO SALSA

One of the beauties of spring is that it brings us the blossoming trees. And one of them is the mango tree. It seems like yesterday I observed this specimen laden with breath-taking blossoms frolicking in the breezes. Now, these blossoms have given way to¬† firm, green immature fruits hanging from the branches. Just beholdingContinue reading “I’LL BE HAVING MY WAY WITH THESE MANGOES IN THE NEAR FUTURE ##MANGO SALSA”

OLE, OLE FOR MANGO SALSA!

Once again, I went calling on my good friend a couple blocks away. I’ve an open visit policy to her home. And, by golly, lately, I’ve been making use of the invite. Gosh, I hope she doesn’t change her mind. You see, mango season is in full bloom. And, although I don’t consume the mangoesContinue reading “OLE, OLE FOR MANGO SALSA!”