It’s tomato season. Michael and I have managed to drag ourselves out of bed early a few day and made several trips out to Gilcrease Orchard to pick tomatoes. The plants are falling over under the weight of all the ripe tomatoes and you have to get out early to pick before it heats up! […]
Sun-dried Tomatoes are easy to make they just take a little time. 6 to 8 hours in a oven at 200 degrees, or 3 days outside. Here is a quick video on how to make your own sun-dried tomatoes. Garnish them on all sorts of things.
Spring Sunday Dinner with lots of Citrus Spring at the farmers market can be inspiring. I already had a dessert recipe in mind with an Olive Oil Citrus Cake. So now, what to cook for dinner? The Citrus Cake called for the zest of 6 oranges (or tangerines) so I had de-zested citrus to find […]
Grilled Peach & Avocado Caprese, a quick and easy Salad perfect for any Celebration! Save Save
Gilcrease Orchard Gilcrease Orchard is located North of Las Vegas at 7800 N Tenaya Way. You can sometimes find them at the Farmers Markets, or you can pick your own produce offering a diverse choice of fruits and vegetables at their 60 acre farm. The Gilcrease Orchard is located at Tule Springs. Tule “Springs” is […]
Blue Lizard Farm is a small family farm in Lincoln Co. NV. They are 150 miles north of Las Vegas and 2500 feet higher in elevation, so it’s a little cooler in the summer and a lot colder in the winter. Lincoln County, NV probably couldn’t be any more different than Vegas. It’s almost the […]