Uses for Lemons

When Life Gives You Lemons

Our three lemon trees in the backyard are currently overflowing with bright yellow lemons the size of grapefruits! (See proof here!)  Last week, having used up all of the lemony recipes I had in my arsenal I went in search of some new ones.  I spent a substantial amount of time on Foodgawker and found an abundance of yummy treats, both sweet and savory, begging to made!  If you’re in the mood for something delicious and citrusy, one of these is bound to call your name!  The first thing I’m going to be making?  These Lemon …

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Cocktail Hour // Raspberry Lemon Drop

{Raspberry Lemon Drop} If you can’t beat ’em, join ’em right?  That is my new motto as our summer continues to soldier on into October.  Yesterday, we went to the farmers market in Studio City and took advantage of all of the late summer produce– the sweetest strawberries and avocados the size of a grapefruit!  Then, last night I took our farmers market raspberries and giant lemons drooping from the tree and made these Raspberry Lemon Drops.  We grilled dinner out under the full moon in shorts and tank tops and …

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