#Tropical Recipes


Tropical Pound Cake

By Sena Wilson
We all have busy schedules beyond the "kitchen". Therefore, I search for shortcuts in recipes...

Tropical Pound Cake

By susan white
My husband finished his first piece of this and then said think I will have another!!!!

Aloha Cheesecake

By Brandy Bender
I love cheesecake!

Coconut, White Chocolate, Macadamia Nut Belgian Waffles

By Leah Stacey
We like to eat Breakfast for dinner on Sunday nights. One night I wanted to mix...

Easy Key Lime Pineapple Pie

By Francis Sterling
I can eat this whole pie! However, I do share it with my boys... and they...

Starfruit (Carambola) Fruit Salad

By Monica H
Starfruit is very delicious; it is a tart fruit that is kind of like a granny...

Watermelon Lime Spritzer

By Connie "Kiyu" Guerrero
A refreshing cold drink on a hot summer afternoon! Quenches the thirst!

Cuban Sandwiches

By Deb Lund
I have, on occasion, had a Cuban sandwich while I was out dining, but never tried...

Tropical Rum Balls

By Toni Thompson
This is my own spin on traditional rum balls. They are a hit with my friends....

Dulce de Papaya

By Monika Rosales
My amazing "second" father, my Tio Armando..taught me how to make this many,many years ago...as he...

Pineapple-Mango Coconut Pie (Taste of the Tropics)

By N A
Made this for my co-workers for National Pie Day and it was a hit!!

Tropical Pineapple Coconut Rum Cake

By Jeanne Pence
I served this cake to my friends with Jamaica Me Crazy coffee and they raved over...

Coconut Lemon Muffins

By Gennifer DeLille
These muffins are delicious and taste like summertime!

Momma's Coconut-Pina Colada Birthday Cake

By Kimi Gaines
I made this for my moms 82nd birthday. She's not much on cake, but loves...

Mango Bread

By Laura Spencer-Whitacre
I made this at a friends in hawaii , he had a mango tree and a...

Tropical Cream Cake

By SK H
This is one of those cakes that you lick the beaters, the wooden spoon, and bowl...

JAPANESE SWEET POTATO & TROPICAL DATE SALAD STACK

By Sandi Sheppard
My love of Asian flavors inspired me to create a whole new twist on potato salad....

Island Breeze Chicken

By Barbara Miller
When we go to the island of Cozumel, all you can smell wafting through the air...

Humming Bird Bundt Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

By Kathy Sterling
Nothing is more Southern than Hummingbird cake. This version is great made as a bundt...

Southern Style Coconut Custard Cake

By Maggie May Schill
It is a big one! I mean a really big one. four layers, ten inches, weighing...

Super HOT and SWEET Ghost Chile Chicken Wings

By Dan Barto
HOT/SWEET ASIAN PEPPER CHICKEN This chicken has a hot peanuty taste thanks to the cinnamon, cocoa...

Tropical Fruit Cake (1963)

By Marcia McCance
This is another of my SIL Becky's Great Great Uncle, Lee A. Harley's recipes. This was...

Kick-It Tropical Chicken

By Megan Todd
I've mentioned that my husband is a chef. There are times I absolutely cannot be in...

Spiced coconut grilled chicken

By Esther Gyan
Again, my very own recipe with a tropical influence. It rhymes very well with my coconut...
17 Refreshing Recipes with Mint

17 Refreshing Recipes with Mint


Have an abundance of mint in your garden? These mint-tastic recipes are the answer! Bursting with fresh mint leaves, these refreshing summer dinner recipes are sure to be a hit. From grilled goodies to fresh salads to yummy vegetarian options, mint works with them all! Not only are they easy to make on a hot […]

16 Fresh Cucumber Recipes to Try This Summer

16 Fresh Cucumber Recipes to Try This Summer


Since cucumbers are 95% water, they help with hydration and are fantastic to add to your summer menu. They’re not just for tossing into a garden salad or slicing for a snack either. From soups to creamy and marinated salads, dips to drinks, here are 16 fresh cucumber recipes to try this summer.

10 Tips for Cooking With Kids

10 Tips for Cooking With Kids


With camps canceled, not all pools are opening (or with limited capacity), and fewer playdates than usual, keeping kids occupied can be challenging. To keep them from asking what’s to eat, get them in the kitchen. Cooking teaches math skills, lets kids learn how food gets to the table, and creates valuable memories. But… depending […]