This time of year, TV is loaded with commercials showing children coming in from the frozen tundra to the warm comfort of a hot, steaming bowl of soup. Well, soup is a “comfort” food, and it does warm you from the inside out – but it doesn’t PERK you up.
Dark, cold gray days scream for pick-me-ups. Lemon’s irresistible citrus essence is my idea of a true pick-me-up. Its sprightly flavor brings back the essence of warm summer days, soap bubbles, and frolicking in the garden. A lemon is a lot like sunshine! Here are some of our family’s favorite recipes: