Fresh Orange Juice & Ginger Smoothies

Fresh orange juice & ginger smoothies

Summers in Phoenix are brutal, but I’m pretty sure Mother Nature tries to make up for it by giving us mild winters with trees teeming with citrus fruit. So what do you do when life gives you oranges in the middle of winter? You make Fresh Orange Juice & Ginger Smoothies, of course!

Lemon Meringue Tartlets

Lemon Meringue Tartlets

A little sweet, a little tart, creamy and piled high with fluffy, dreamy meringue, Lemon Meringue Tartlets are easy to make and amazing to enjoy!

Prickly Pear Margaritas

Prickly pear margaritas

Picking fruit in the desert in the dead of summer? Crazy, right? That’s what I thought, too. Prickly pear fruit are abundant in the Phoenix desert and ready for the picking. The reward of a prickly pear margarita at the end of a harvest was a great summertime surprise!