Diva Tasting:

German Style Strawberry Shortcake Ingredients 2 Pounds Fresh Strawberries, Sliced 1 Cup White Sugar 1 Cup All-Purpose Flour 2 Tablespoons Cornstarch 1 ½ Teaspoons Baking Powder 5 Eggs, Separated 1 Teaspoon Vanilla Extract 1 ¼ Cups White Sugar 1 Cup Heavy Cream Directions Step 1 Place the sliced strawberries into a mixing bowl and stir in 1 …

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Diva Tasting: Desserts for Summer…

KEY LARGO LIME CHEESECAKE Ingredients 1 ½ cups graham cracker crumbs 6 tablespoons butter, melted 24 ounces cream cheese, softened 1 cup white sugar 1 tablespoon cornstarch 3 eggs 1 tablespoon grated lime zest ⅔ cup key lime juice Directions Step 1 Combine cookie or graham cracker crumbs with butter. Press into bottom and partially up …

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Diva Musing: Covid the Holistic approach…

We found this interesting article about Holistic approaches to the Covid, Thought we'd share... Gomutra pills, turmeric extract, spice-mix — the Ayurvedic concoctions under trial for Covid Curcumin (a turmeric compound) and black pepper tablets to panchgavya, a mixture of five cow products, at least 19 ayurvedic combinations have received approval for clinical trials. MOHANA …

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Diva Chilling: Someone set me some good pointers….

Thanks to whoever posted this. Good Summer Info. How to Keep Bagged Salad Fresh There's a reason there's a run on canned goods during crisis. No one can bear the thought of precious food spoiling, and going to waste. But inevitably, we find ourselves craving something fresh, like greens. And a bountiful salad begins to sound as …

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Diva Tasting: Chicken Roll Ups…

CRESCENT ROLL CHICKEN APP Ingredients 1 Serving Cooking Spray 3 (4 Ounce) Cans Refrigerated Crescent Roll Dough Or Flaky Biscuits 16 Ounces Shredded Cooked Chicken Breast, Or To Taste 1 Cup Sour Cream 2 Teaspoons Minced Garlic 1 (10.5 Ounce) Can Cream Of Mushroom Soup 3 Cup Shredded Cheddar Cheese Directions Step 1 Preheat oven …

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Diva Tasting: Mini Bites for Summer Fun…

APPETIZERS AND SNACKS Mini Bites for Summer Fun CHOCOLATE BISCUITS NEW ZEALAND STYLE INGREDIENTS For The Cookie Dough 14 Tablespoons Unsalted Butter Softened 1/4 Cup Caster Sugar 1 Teaspoon Vanilla Extract 1¼ Cup Flour 5 Tablespoons Cocoa Powder100% Cocoa 8 Tablespoons Coarsely Crushed Corn Flakes optional For The Icing 2 Cup Confectioners Sugar 4 Tablespoons …

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Diva Tasting:

Mediterranean Pasta Salad Ingredients 1/2 (16 Ounce) Package Uncooked Orzo Pasta 1 Pint Cherry Tomatoes, Halved 1 Green Pepper Diced 1/2 Cup Diced Red Onion 1 Cup Chopped Cucumber 1 Cup Pitted Mediterranean Olives, Cut In Half 1 Cup Finely Diced Asiago Cheese 1 Cup Finely Chopped Jack Cheese Vinaigrette: 2 Teaspoons Minced Fresh Garlic …

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Diva Caring…

New Normal Event 2 Today I was quietly sipping my morning coffee at my favorite watering hole and loud voices from the loan company next door kept coming through the wall. Should I pull my gun and investigate, wait and listen for further proof of chaos, was it just some older person shouting as we …

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Diva Musing: Extroverts…again…

I use to be such an extrovert. With wisdom came some knowing to dial it down a bit. However, as any wild child knows you can only dial it down so far. LOL! This whole Quarantine has been just fine for me. However in the realm of new realizations it has given me I've become …

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Diva Caring: T-Shirt Humor…

" If at first you don't succeed. Skydiving is NOT for you!" Food for thought today.  Simply put choose your battles carefully, for that matter your hobbies as well.  If you want to be the light in the world, you can't crash and burn by being stupid.  Namaste, The Queen Cronista