March 02, 2014

When Life Gives You Limes...

...I juice them. If I can get 15 limes for a mere dollar, I will buy them. But usually I don't use them all up before they start to dehydrate and brown, so to preserve their freshness I get my little electric citrus juicer out and let it work it's magic. It only took me about 7 minutes to get every last bit of liquid out of the lime halves!

Tank likes to watch me make messes.
(Photos were taken before she got sick, thus she still has fur on her head.)



The juice gets frozen into tablespoon sized ice cubes and once they're solid I pop them out and store them in freezer bags for when I need them. Super convenient! Most of the time I use a cube or two in my Jamaican jerk marinades or simply in a glass of water. :)

2 comments:

  1. awww!! Poor Tank! I hope she's okay!

    P.S. Fantastic photos, btw :D

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    1. Thanks Mary :)
      Tank is a work in progress, but this morning she seemed a little perkier than before.
      Still lots of syringe feeding and hydrating-I feel like an old Asian granny telling kids to eat more, lol. My back aches!

      How's your boy recovering? Still wearing his cone?

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Hi, I'm Janetta from Toronto. I cook, bake and make big messes. I photograph nearly everything and those photos will most likely end up being posted here. I've got a little black cat named Tank, who's super cute and a little bit nosy. You'll see a lot of photos of her too!

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