Pick Me Up Pina Colada and NYC!

by zesty on July 4, 2012 · 10 comments

Like a quick pick me up?  How about a delicious smoothie?  What about the flavor of coconut and pineapple? Pina Colada Smoothie This recipe is one that I make all the time and is a definite hit from my new smoothie book.  I have received countless emails from people who have purchased the book and [...]


Zesty’s Top 7 Ways to Use Bacon

by zesty on September 30, 2011 · 16 comments

I am working from home today with a sick boy and have a huge craving for bacon.  I thought I would kick start your weekend with some pork fat goodness.  You agree? One of my top 25 foods of all time – BACON.  It came to me as I was eating the breakfast all last [...]


Sassy Pineapple and Mango Salsa

by zesty on September 7, 2010 · 6 comments

I love salsa!  That is a given so when I thought about a menu items for Sunday to pair with the coconut crusted salmon – I knew it was a summer salsa.  There is something about summer flavors with crisp fruit and sharp vibrant colors makes everyone happy.  I chose to pair both pineapple and [...]


Happy Monday and welcome to a new week!  I was unsure what to share with you today because I have so much in the hopper and ready to go and there is so much going on in the coming weeks.  As you know from last week, September 1st marks the start of HELP THE STUDENTS [...]


In honor of the weirdest sandwich post on Wednesday and reading the comments I was inspired to do something a little off the wall so to speak.  I had some fresh pineapple in the fridge and a loaf of homemade bread from the local bakery.  I thought what the heck let’s give it a grill.  [...]


Hawaiian Pizza in the Winter

by zesty on December 31, 2009 · 3 comments


Hi All.  New Years eve is upon us.  Sorry I have not been cooking much over the past few weeks as I was getting the house ready, unpacked and livable.  I promise to deliver some more Cooking recipes in 2010. Are you excited about the new year?  I am sure New Years Resolutions will be [...]


Indeed One Scalloped Potato

by zesty on October 21, 2009 · 8 comments

Lets just say that yesterday was a whirlwind of a day!  We found a vanity for the half bath in Halifax NS that we just had to have!  So I took yesterday off work and drive over 3.5 hours to pick up the vanity.  Along the way, we made a pit stop for a sandwich [...]


Labor Day Potato Salad

by zesty on September 7, 2009 · 9 comments

Happy Labor Day!  How was your holiday weekend?  Mine was great where I thankfully got a lot accomplished.  My to do list is still as long as my leg but that can be expected.  I spent quite a bit of time working on a project that I will announce later in the week.  I also [...]


Happy Monday and thanks you so much for your support on both the shirt slogan and the idea.  I greatly appreciate it!  I hope you had an awesome weekend as I know I did.  The weather was great and we were able to get some things done outside (Christmas lights taken down, some of the [...]


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