April 2009

Does the title just make you want to reach through your screen and have a bite? Well when I made this the other day on the freshly cleaned BBQ grill, I could not wait to sink my teeth into it. I was craving pork on the barbie topped with a rich sauce and coleslaw. It [...]


A Chunk of a Chocolate Chip Muffin

by zesty on April 29, 2009 · 18 comments

Can you really believe at how fast this week is flying by.  It will be Jamaican time before I know it.  Well I don’t want to bore you with all the Jamaica details but I am getting excited.  It feels like such a rush to get everything done and not forget any chores or tasks. [...]


Barbecue Preparation Tips

by zesty on April 28, 2009 · 9 comments

Happy Tuesday!  Well I had a fun Monday… not!  So I show up to work with huge plans to get some work done.  I am working away attacking my to do list and all of a sudden at 9:00am… the power goes out.  Oh dear, what can I do?  No internet, my cell phone battery [...]


Savory BBQ Turkey Burgers

by zesty on April 27, 2009 · 19 comments

Happy Monday!!  What a weekend.  Saturday was an excellent day as we squeaked about 22 ° Celsius or close to 70° F.  It was a major milestone for around here.  It was nice to get outside, do some more yard work and even clean the barbecue.  Sunday showed a lot of sun but the wind [...]


Herb vs. Spice

by zesty on April 24, 2009 · 16 comments


We made it!  Friday is upon us and ummm.. lets just say it has been somewhat of a crazy week.  So crazy that I have something to confess to you.  This week has thrown some curve balls that I was not ready for.  As a result, the breakfast for 50 had to be outsourced to [...]


Fresh Crisp Salad with Feta!

by zesty on April 23, 2009 · 14 comments

Happy Thursday!  Can you really believe it is Thursday already?  Hard to believe I know… so much going on these days that it’s all a blur.  So before we get into the food – I thought I would give you an update on Cooking gear sales.  They are not selling as fast I would have [...]


Preparing Breakfast for 50!

by zesty on April 22, 2009 · 33 comments

Happy Wednesday!  Yesterday was a bit of a zoo at the office to say the least.. but at least I like the zoo.  I am not sharing with you any food today but I need your help.  I am in charge of preparing breakfast for 50 adults on Friday and I am wondering what to [...]


Kitchen Game: Kale, Clams and Linguine

by zesty on April 21, 2009 · 21 comments

Tuesday is here!  Somewhat of a crazy Monday to start the week where survival was the key.  For last night’s dinner we played another Cooking game.  The game is called “Creative Cooking” where basically you take an ingredient from the pantry and an ingredient from the fridge.  You then pair those ingredients together and make [...]


Zesty Challenge and Contest Winners

by zesty on April 20, 2009 · 13 comments

Happy Monday to you!!  I hope you had a great weekend and ready for another fun filled week in April.  As you may know, I am traveling to Jamaica in 2 weeks which I am really looking forward to.  However, if you heard the news today, I am slightly less excited.  The headlines read “Gunman [...]


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