Key Lime Pie  

Key Lime Pie is my go-to dessert for family cook outs. It’s simple and easy to make. Just a few ingredients and your family will be indulging on this tangy, delicious dessert. My favorite part is the crust, using Kelapo’s Ghee gives a perfect sweet and salty ratio everybody loves.  Ingredients:  Crust: Finely Crushed Graham Cracker Crumbs (1 ½ cups) *12 whole graham crackers Light Brown Sugar (⅓ cup *packed) Kelapo Ghee *Melted (4 tablespoons)  Pie Filling: Sweetened Condensed Milk (28 oz.) Plain Greek Yogurt *2% or Whole Milk (1 cup) Grated Lime Zest (1 tablespoon) Fresh Lime Juice (¾ cup)  Toppings: Cold Heavy Cream (1 cup) Confectioners’ Sugar (2 tablespoons) Grated Lime Zest (1 teaspoon) Thin Lime Slices (8-10 slices)  Instructions:  Crust: Preheat the oven to 375 degrees Fahrenheit. Using a fork, combine […]

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Guest Blog: Roasted N’ Toasted Balsamic Lime Pumpkin Seeds

Thanks to Amie of The Healthy Apple for this guest blog.  These sound like an amazing Turkey Day snack!   It’s not every day that you see a fun spin on the classic pumpkin seed recipe. Here’s a fun n’ festive snack that I love to make every Thanksgiving. The best part? You can easily enjoy these seeds by the handful, eaten alone as an on-the-go snack or sprinkled atop salads, soups and protein dishes such as fish, tofu and poultry. The options are endless for how you can enjoy these tasty Turkey Day seeds. Go ahead, give ‘em a […]

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Fruit Salad with Coconut Cream Dressing

  In the summer time there is nothing more refreshing than fruit salad. Whether you’re at a family party, a friendly barbeque, or just at home looking for a light meal… a colorful fruit salad is always a great choice. Here is one of my delicious easy recipes that has been at all of my family’s parties and everyone loves. It allows you to use any of your favorite fruits with a coconut lime cream dressing to dip into. Ingredients: Pineapple, cored and cut into slices Strawberries, washed and stemmed Kiwi fruit, peeled and sliced ½ cup sour cream 3 […]

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