Tropical Sweetness, Meet Simplicity

I enjoy chocolate and I’ve always enjoyed a nice pastry, but as I get older, I find that the simple things please me.  Very much.

One of the things my mom enjoys is a white, bakery bun with a bit of fruit jam, accompanied by a cup of tea.  I always thought that it was a little strange.  Why not jam on toast?  And why jam outside of breakfast?

On Wednesday, SU surprised me with a jar of golden, delicious mango preserves from our friend’s store.  Yesterday I baked some easy, white, yeast rolls.  The mango preserves were a pure delight on the rolls, accompanied by a cup of tea on a rainy day…in the campo.

Mango Preserves

Visit the weekly photo challenge page to see more.


About indacampo

You'll find me at blogging about Panama...and other things.
This entry was posted in Weekly Photo Challenge and tagged , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

4 Responses to Tropical Sweetness, Meet Simplicity

  1. I find a bit of dark chocolate to be pure delight, but this looks delicious. One of our daughters once made fig jam from fresh figs and it was simply divine!!


    • indacampo says:

      I love fig jam! There is a brand they sell that is made in the US. One kind has walnuts in it and the other has ginger in it. I love the one with the walnuts but we can’t always find it in the stores. Thanks for stopping by. 🙂

  2. Bob Shapland says:

    Thanks for the recipe! Preserves from the Red Door, perhaps?

    • indacampo says:

      So! Josefina had just made it so it was still a little warm. She and Snra Jolie also make beautiful little mini loaves that would be great with her preserves. If they last. 😊

I'd love to hear from you!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s